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Ashwini Ponnappa Biography & Latest News

Ashwini Ponnappa Biography

Ashwini Ponnappa is an Indian badminton player who along with Jwala Gutta competed in the women's double event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. She started her badminton career by winning the the Indian junior championships In 2001. She won the gold medal at the South Asian Games held in 2006 followed by another gold in the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Women's Doubles event pairing with Jwala Gutta. Though she and her partner Jwala lost her opening match in the women's double competition at the 2012 OLympics to the Japanese duo Reika Kakiiwa and Mizuki Fujii in three sets, Ashwini Ponnappa won her next doubles match against the Chinese Taipei pair of Cheng and Chien in three sets with the scorelines reading 25-23, 14-21, 21-18.

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Korea Open: Parupalli Kashyap qualifies, Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy bow out
Korea Open: Parupalli Kashyap qualifies, Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy bow out
PV Sindhu leads the Indian challenge at this tournament.
Ashwini Ponnappa confirms her mixed doubles partnership with Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Ashwini Ponnappa confirms her mixed doubles partnership with Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Ponnappa played the 2017 World Championships alongside B Sumeeth Reddy.
World Badminton Championships 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Sumeeth Reddy enter Round 2 after walkover
World Badminton Championships 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Sumeeth Reddy enter Round 2 after walkover
Ponnappa and Reddy were supposed to open the proceedings on Day 1.
Ashwini Ponnappa and other World Championships-bound doubles stars waiting for visa
Ashwini Ponnappa and other World Championships-bound doubles stars waiting for visa
The World Championships begins 10 days later on August 21.
Australian Open: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Srikanth Kidambi and Sai Praneeth win
Australian Open: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Srikanth Kidambi and Sai Praneeth win
Saina Nehwal is the defending champion.
Australian Open: Schedule, preview of India’s first round matches and draw analysis
Australian Open: Schedule, preview of India’s first round matches and draw analysis
Saina Nehwal is the defending champion of this tournament.
Indonesia Open 2017: HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth provide hope, doubles teams bow out
Indonesia Open 2017: HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth provide hope, doubles teams bow out
It was a mixed day for Team India at the Indonesian Open.
Indonesia Open 2017: PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal register wins, mixed-doubles team falters
Indonesia Open 2017: PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal register wins, mixed-doubles team falters
A good day for Indian badminton in Indonesia.
Sudirman Cup 2017: Preview and schedule of India vs China quarter-finals
Sudirman Cup 2017: Preview and schedule of India vs China quarter-finals
China are 10-time champions at the Sudirman Cup.
Sudirman Cup 2017: India beat Indonesia 4-1 to keep hopes alive
Sudirman Cup 2017: India beat Indonesia 4-1 to keep hopes alive
Ashwini Ponnappa had double delight as India cruise to a comfortable victory.
Sudirman Cup 2017: Preview and schedule of India vs Indonesia
Sudirman Cup 2017: Preview and schedule of India vs Indonesia
India lost their Sudirman Cup 2017 opener 1-4 to Denmark.
Sudirman Cup 2017: PV Sindhu the lone bright spot in India’s 1-4 loss to Denmark
Sudirman Cup 2017: PV Sindhu the lone bright spot in India’s 1-4 loss to Denmark
India did well in doubles despite the loss.
Sudirman Cup: Gauging the present of Indian Badminton
Sudirman Cup: Gauging the present of Indian Badminton
While your heart wants a win for India, your head says it'll be tough. The result would gauge the present of Indian badminton.
Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu and Ajay Jayaram win, Saina Nehwal crashes out
Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu and Ajay Jayaram win, Saina Nehwal crashes out
Jayaram upsets the fifth seed.
Badminton Asia Championships: Easy route to final for PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal has it tougher
Badminton Asia Championships: Easy route to final for PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal has it tougher
Indian men's singles players have a tough draw.
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