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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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Hong Kong Open 2017: Parupalli Kashyap qualifies for main draw, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa exit
Hong Kong Open 2017: Parupalli Kashyap qualifies for main draw, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa exit
A round-up of all the performances of the Indian shuttlers on Day 1 of the Hong Kong Open
China Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy qualify for main draw
China Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy qualify for main draw
They were the only Indians in action on Day 1 of the 2017 China Open.
Doubles players will take time to become world beaters: Ashwini Ponnapa
Doubles players will take time to become world beaters: Ashwini Ponnapa
Ponnappa won twin titles at the Senior National Championships.
BWF Rankings: Big jump for mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
BWF Rankings: Big jump for mixed doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
Get to know where the Indian shuttlers are placed in this week's BWF Rankings.
Dutch Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy enter semi-finals
Dutch Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy enter semi-finals
They formed a regular partnership after the World Championships in August.
Dutch Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy enter quarter-finals
Dutch Open 2017: Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy enter quarter-finals
Ponnappa and Rankireddy are now the last remaining Indians at this tournament.
Dutch Open 2017: Indian mixed doubles pairs enter main draw
Dutch Open 2017: Indian mixed doubles pairs enter main draw
The top shuttlers of the country have opted out of this tournament ahead of the Denmark Open Superseries Premier next week.
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.
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