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Indian junior shuttlers win 3 gold, a silver and 2 bronze at Bulgarian Open

 Indian junior shuttlers returned with six medals including three gold, a silver and two bronze at the Bulgarian Junior International Championships.Samiya Imad Faruqui defeated second seed Anastasiia Shapovalova of Russia 9-21, 21-12, 22-20 in the finals to win the...

Chirag-Satwik eye World Championship medal

Buoyed by a maiden Super 500 title win at Thailand Open, India’s new doubles sensation Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy are eyeing a medal at next week’s World Championship.The Indian duo became the first men’s doubles pair from the...

Sourabh Verma wins Hyderabad Open

Reigning National champion Sourabh Verma capped an impressive week at the Hyderabad Open with a thrilling win over Singapore’s Loh Kean Yew in the summit clash to claim the men’s singles title here on Sunday.The 26-year-old from Madhya Pradesh,...

Hyderabad Open: Sourabh, Ashwini-Sikki enter final

Sourabh Verma defeated unseeded Malaysian Iskandar Zulkarnain 23-21, 21-16 to storm into the final of the Hyderabad Open badminton championship on Saturday.At the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium here, top-seeded of Ashwini Ponnappa and N. Sikki Reddy of India also stayed...

Badminton World Championship: P.V. Sindhu, Saina Nehwal could square off in semis after redraw

India’s star shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P.V. Sindhu are on a collision course at next week’s World Championships in Basel, Switzerland, as the duo is placed in the same half after the world governing body re-conducted the women’s singles...

Sourabh Verma reaches Hyderabad Open semifinal

Sourabh Verma kept India’s hopes alive in singles competition with a clinical 21-18, 21-9 win over compatriot Ajay Jayaram in the men’s singles quarterfinal of the Hyderabad Open badminton championship at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium here on Friday.The seventh-seeded Sourabh...

Hyderabad Open: Sourabh in quarters, Kashyap crashes out

Seventh-seeded Sourabh Verma made it to the men’s singles quarterfinal while the fourth-seeded Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the Hyderabad Open badminton championship at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium here on Thursday.Sourabh scored a 21-16, 21-11 win in 36 minutes against...

Hyderabad Open: Sameer, Prannoy knocked out; Sourabh progresses

It was a forgettable day for India in the Hyderabad Open badminton championship men’s singles competition on Wednesday.First, defending champion and top-seeded Sameer Verma was knocked out by former world junior champion and Korean Heo Kwang Hee, who notched...

P. V. Sindhu only Indian athlete in Forbes list of highest-paid women athletes

India’s badminton star P. V. Sindhu is the only athlete from the country to be named among the world’s highest-paid female athletes by Forbes, a list topped by tennis great Serena Willams.With total earnings of 5.5 million dollars, Sindhu...

Chirag Shetty: The family’s supporting act

When Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy bagged the men’s doubles at the Thailand Open Badminton Championships, the country took note. They were the first Indian doubles pair to grab a BWF World Tour Super 500 title.In Mumbai, Chirag’s father...

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