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Malaysia Grand Prix Gold 2016: Results
Malaysia Grand Prix Gold 2016: Results

Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei is top seeded at the tournamentThe $120,000 Malaysia Grand Prix Gold is underway in Kuching, Sarawak. We bring you a roundup of the day’s key results.Round 1:Lee Chong Wei bt Fikri Ihsa Hadmadi 21-14, 21-15K Srikanth bt Wei Feng Chong 21-17, 21-11Subhankar Dey bt Kantaphon Wangcharoe 21-19, 21-16Ajay Jayaram bt Takuma Ueda 21-19, 21-11Sameer Verma bt Sho Sasaki 21-18, 21-18B Sai Praneeth bt Shahzan Misfahul 21

Jan 20 2016
2016 Premier Badminton League: Awadhe Warriors defeat Chennai Smashers to finish Hyderabad leg on a high
2016 Premier Badminton League: Awadhe Warriors defeat Chennai Smashers to finish Hyderabad leg on a high

Sai Praneeth clinched a three-game tie in the Men’s SinglesThe Awadhe Warriors, minus their skipper Saina Nehwal defeated the ChennaiSmashers 4-1 in the second match of the double-header at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium on Monday.Here’s how all the action unfolded:Men’s Singles: Brice Leverdez(CS) vs Tanongsak Saemsomboonsak(AW)The opening game saw Leverdez begin in fantastic fashion as he raced away to a 8-2 lead in the opening

Jan 11 2016
2016 Premier Badminton League: Awadhe Warriors beat Delhi Acers 4-3 to register first win
2016 Premier Badminton League: Awadhe Warriors beat Delhi Acers 4-3 to register first win

Saina Nehwal clinched her maiden win of the PBL 2016Despite a terrific win in the last rubber, the Delhi Acers narrowly 3-4 to the Awadhe Warriors in the opening day of Lucknow leg of the 2016 Premier Badminton League in Lucknow on Monday.Here’s how all the action unfolded:1.Men’s Singles: Tanongsak Saensomboonsak(AW) vs Tommy Sugiarto(DA)The opening game saw both players win 2 out of the first 4 points respectively before at 2-2 mark

Jan 4 2016
2016 Premier Badminton League: Mumbai Rockets pip Awadhe Warriors in a thriller
2016 Premier Badminton League: Mumbai Rockets pip Awadhe Warriors in a thriller

RMV Gurusaidutt won a terrific matchThe Awadhe Warriors fought till the very end but couldnt prevent the Mumbai Rockets from clinching a close 2-1 win in the opening match of the 2016 Premier Badminton League in Mumbai on Saturday.Here’s how all the action unfolded:Men’s Singles: RMV Gurusaidutt(MR) vs Sai Praneeth(AW)It was Sai Praneeth, who took the early lead in the contest, leading 5-2 after the opening 7 points before leading 8-5

Jan 2 2016
Sai Praneeth says he wants to break the jinx of losing close encounters
Sai Praneeth says he wants to break the jinx of losing close encounters

Sai PraneethWhile there is no doubting that all eyes will be on the likes on the more prominent names like Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap, Lee Chong Wei etc during the opening night of the Premier Badminton League(PBL), there  will also be an opportunity for the youngsters in both teams to showcase their potential.One among those is 23-year-old Sai Praneeth, who will be playing for the visitors. Speaking ahead of the start of the League, Sa

Indian shuttlers claim 3 titles at Bangladesh Open
Indian shuttlers claim 3 titles at Bangladesh Open

The winners at the Bangladesh Open with their medals (image courtesy: The Daily Star) The Yonex -Sunrise Bangladesh Open International Badminton Challenge 2015, that concluded on Saturday proved to be a happy hunting ground for Indian shuttlers as they came away with as many as three titles from this event staged at the Shahid Tajuddin Ahmed Indoor Stadium in Dhaka. While B Sai Praneeth clinched the men’s singles title, upcoming tale

Dec 7 2015
2015 Macau Open: All the results
2015 Macau Open: All the results

  Here are the results from Day four of the Macau Open Grand Prix Gold: Men’s Singles Goh Sun Huat beat [15] B.Sai Praneeth 21-16 21-23 21-13 Ihsan Maulana Mustofa beat [7] H.S Prannoy 18-21 21-19 21-11 [13] Jin Hyeok Jin beat Kenta Nishimoto 21-16 21-13 [2] Tian Houwei beat Jae Seung Seo 9-21 21-19 15-21 Women’s Singles [5] P.V Sindhu beat Chen Yufei 21-13 18-21 21-14 [6] Minatsu Mitani beat [4] Yeon Ju Bae 20-22 21-1

Nov 26 2015
Bitburger Open 2015: Complete Results
Bitburger Open 2015: Complete Results

Akane Yamaguchi progressed to the finals Here are the results from the Bitburger Open 2015 Women’s Singles Akane Yamaguchi def. Jing Yi Tee 21-18 21-17 Nozomi Okuhara def. Hsu Ya Ching 21-9 21-8 Beatriz Corrales def. Line Kjaerfeldt 21-18 20-22 21-14 Natalia Koch Rohde def. Kate Foo Kune 21-17 22-20 Busanan Ongbumrungphan def. Ksenia Polikarpova 21-7 21-6 Maria Febe Kus

Oct 29 2015
2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix: RMVGurusaidutt, P.C. Thulasi progress, Sai Praneeth falters
2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix: RMVGurusaidutt, P.C. Thulasi progress, Sai Praneeth falters

RMV Gurusaidutt in action RMV Gurusaidutt clinched his second match of the day as well on Wednesday after beating Chun-Wei Chen of Chinese Taipei 21-14 21-19 in the second round of the Dutch Open Grand Prix to move into the third round. The opening game saw a tight contest between both players as they kept exchanging leads but at the 11-11 mark, it was the Indian who took the lead and then held on to the advantage to clinch the game 21-14.

Oct 8 2015
2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix: Schedule for Indian players on Thursday
2015 Dutch Open Grand Prix: Schedule for Indian players on Thursday

Ajay Jayaram will look to win his second straight match of the day After Ajay Jayaram’s win, India found some more good news coming their way as both RMV Gurusaidutt and Sai Praneeth recorded wins in the first round at the Dutch Open Grand Prix on Wednesday. Gurusaidutt made very light work of his German opponent Maxime Moreels, defeating him 21-8 21-9 in 27 minutes. The match saw the Indian absolutely dominate proceedings, winning po

Oct 7 2015
2015 Dutch Open: Ajay Jayaram, Gurusaidutt lead India's charge
2015 Dutch Open: Ajay Jayaram, Gurusaidutt lead India's charge

Ajay Jayaram will be looking to carry his good form into the Dutch Open After a slightly lengthy break, the Indian players will be back in action at the Yonex Open Grand Prix in Netherlands. Fresh from his runners-up finish at the Korea Open Superseries, Ajay Jayaram will be lookNo.ing to carry forward his form into the competition and giving him company will be the likes of Anand Pawar, RMV Gurusaidutt and Sai Praneeth, who will certainly

Oct 6 2015
2015 Japan Open: Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday
2015 Japan Open: Schedule for Indian players on Wednesday

Parupalli Kashyap will in action on Wednesday India begin their Japan Open Super Series campaign with a whole host of matches, scheduled for Wednesday. Opening India’s action will be Ajay Jayaram, who will take on the ever-improving Viktor Axelson of Denmark in one of the early games of the day. Parupalli Kashyap, who didn't have the greatest of campaigns at the World Championships, will also play his opening round match, against

Sep 8 2015
2015 Japan Open : Saina, Sindhu to lead India's charge
2015 Japan Open : Saina, Sindhu to lead India's charge

Saina Nehwal will look to put in a good performance and hopefully clinch the title After a week-long break, the action will resume in the badminton calendar with all the players assembling in Tokyo for the 2015 Japan Open. The main draw of the competition begins on Wednesday while the qualification stage of the tournament is scheduled for Tuesday. In the Women’s Singles category, World Number 1 Saina Nehwal will open her campaign agai

Sep 7 2015
2015 Vietnam Open: Day 3 Round up
2015 Vietnam Open: Day 3 Round up

RMV Gurusaidutt bowed out India had a disappointing Day 3 at the 2015 Vietnam Open after almost all the Men’s and Women’s Singles contenders bowed out of the competition on Thursday.  In the Men’s Singles Shreyansh Jaiswal proved to be the only India to move into the third round of the tournament after defeating World No.58 Mohammad Abdul Arif Latif 21-16 19-21 21-15. He will take on Sammer Verma who defeated the

Aug 27 2015
2015 Vietnam Open: Day 2 Round-up
2015 Vietnam Open: Day 2 Round-up

Ajay Jayaram moved into the third round The second day of the 2015 Vietnam Open saw the likes of Ajay Jayaram, Shreyansh Jaiswal, Sameer Verma all progressed through to the third round of the competition while in  the Women’s singles, Lalita Dhaiya crashed out of the tournament Jaiswal won his first round match against Eizlan Shah Misfahul Muneer of Malaysia in straight games 21-10 21-14 in 24 minutes to move into the next r

Aug 26 2015
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