Published on Sep 21, 2023 11:10 AM IST
PV Sindhu spoke in detail about her struggles since comeback from injury, as she prepares for the upcoming Asian Games.
The India badminton ace gives a rare insight into her thinking and determination as she works to regain her best with the Hangzhou Asian Games up next
Updated on Sep 21, 2023 09:23 AM IST
, MumbaiRutvick Mehta
HS Prannoy is having the best year of his career and is arguably the leading medal contender in singles for India at the Asian Games.
Published on Sep 19, 2023 05:12 PM IST
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty have emerged a force in men’s badminton and can go all the way at the Asian Games
For the first time in history, the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) is conducting a poll among athletes to elect 10 members of the Athletes' Committee.
Published on Sep 16, 2023 10:20 PM IST
The form and consistency of Prannoy and Rankireddy-Shetty raise Indian hopes for multiple medals while hoping Sindhu finds her best
India will go to an Asian Games this year without Saina Nehwal for the first time since 2006.
Published on Sep 16, 2023 07:34 AM IST
Luck has evaded four shuttlers, which include some of India’s best bets, whose applications are yet to get processed let alone get visa interview appointments
The two-time World Championship medallist says she can only resume proper training if her knees heal.
BAI has organised a ‘mandatory’ camp at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy (PGBA) from September 11-24 for the 19 shuttlers bound for Hangzhou
Saina Nehwal has been laid low by a spate of injuries, which also include a recurring knee issue, forcing the 33-year-old to skip the BWF World Tour events.
The 23-year-old Prakash Padukone academy trainee’s focus on specific areas of training has borne fruit after his struggles in the first half of 2023
Kiran beat the Indonesian 23-21, 16-21, 21-8 in 51 minutes and will next face Japanese world No.82 Koo Takahashi in the final.
Prannoy, who eliminated world Number 1 and Olympic champion Viktor Axelsen en route to his maiden World Championships bronze, rose three spots with 72437 points
Published on Aug 30, 2023 06:33 AM IST
HS Prannoy talks about realising his dream of winning a World Championships medal, beating the favourite and his surge in world badminton.
An won the last 11 points in a row after the score was tied at 10-10 in the second game to hand Marin her first loss in the final of the competition.
Published on Aug 27, 2023 07:54 PM IST
The Indian started brightly in his bid to reach a first world championships final, but the fitness of his far younger rival proved decisive
The League's second season was set to begin on Sunday.
Updated on Aug 26, 2023 07:42 PM IST
HS Prannoy vs Kunlavut Vitidsarn Highlights, BWF World Championship semifinal: Follow here highlights of the men's singles semi-final match.
The ninth seed won 13-21, 21-15, 21-16 in a contest that lasted an hour and eight minutes to assure himself of a medal.
The 31-year-old from Kerala will face the winner of the match between world number one Viktor Axelsen and Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien Chen in the last eight.
Sindhu will do well to take a leaf out of Saina Nehwal’s book and take control of her future by shutting out the noises around her
World No. 2 pair of Satwik and Chirag, who had won a maiden bronze in the last edition, produced a clinical display to beat their Australian rivals 21-16 21-9
Published on Aug 23, 2023 08:44 PM IST
The former champion, woefully out of form, squandered a 9-0 second game lead before losing in straight games to Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in Copenhagen
The India No.1 saves game points before taking control to win while his young compatriot had it easy on Day 1 of the BWF World Championships.
The Indian star hasn't had the best of years but the world championships usually see her find a higher gear
After enduring a rough patch, Sen made a title-winning run in Canada in July and followed it up with two semifinal finishes at the US Open and Japan Open.
Published on Aug 13, 2023 03:46 PM IST
While Mulyo Handoyo will be looking into the development of singles players, Ivan Sozonov and Park Tae-Sang will be in-charge of the coaching panel.
Published on Aug 12, 2023 12:03 AM IST
Omission from the 2021 Tokyo Olympics was a big low, but a total overhaul of his training has helped the current world No.9 to find consistency and success
PV Sindhu, who won the women's singles title in 2019, has been handed a tough draw and she might face Ratchanok Intanon and top seed An Se Young
Published on Aug 10, 2023 05:55 PM IST