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12 October, 2017 11:01 AM Indian shuttlers lose 0-3 to Malaysia in World Junior Mixed Team Championships

India will now face France in the fifth place play-off of the event being held in Indonesia. Yogjakarta, Indonesia: Young Indian shuttlers suffered a 0-3 loss against Malaysia in the quarterfinals of BWF World Junior Mixed Team Championships here on Thursday. It turned out to be a dismal day for the Indian junior team as it failed to put up a fight against 38

24 September, 2017 12:58 PM We have a good chance, says Rahul Bhardwaj

Bengaluru: A silver medal at the recent India Junior International Grand Prix at Pune came as an important milestone in Rahul Bhardwaj’s comeback trail. A knee injury, sustained in 2015, had kept him out of action for several months. The runner-up finish at Pune has given Bhardwaj much-needed confidence ahead of the BWF World junior badminton championships 29

17 September, 2017 1:00 PM Modi, Tendulkar join others in congratulating Sindhu

Congratulatory messages poured in for the 22-year-old star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu as she avenged her World Championships final defeat to the same opponent to clinch her third Super Series title in Korea. HYDERABAD: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar rated star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu's win over reigning world champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in the women's 32

17 September, 2017 12:48 PM Twitter erupts as PV Sindhu defeats Nozomi Okuhara to win Korea Open Super Series title

Playing her first final in South Korea, Sindhu edged past world champion Nozomi Okuhara in a game that lasted for one hour 23 minutes.  Playing her first final in South Korea, Sindhu edged past world champion Nozomi Okuhara in a game that lasted for one hour 23 minutes. In a rematch of the World Championships final which was won by Okuhara, Sindhu avenged 33

17 September, 2017 9:59 AM 'You are an inspiration for the nation': Sachin Tendulkar salutes PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu had her "sweet revenge" over Nozomi Okuhara on Sunday when she beat the Japanese in another three-game thriller of the women's singles final at the Korea Open. Sindhu took an hour and 23 minutes to avenge her World Championships loss and won 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 to become the first Indian to win the Korea Super Series. Just a few weeks ago, Okuhara 34

17 September, 2017 7:43 AM BWF Korean Open: PV Sindhu creates history, defeats Nozomi Okuhara

Seoul: PV Sindhu became the first Indian shuttler to win the BWF Korean Open Superseries, after yet another gruelling encounter with Nozomi Okuhara of Japan, on Sunday. The duo had already fought-out the longest match in the final of the BWF World Championship last month, when Okuhara came out on top after a 110-minute match. It did not last that long this time, but the match 41

17 September, 2017 7:15 AM Korea Open Superseries: PV Sindhu Outlasts Nozomi Okuhara To Clinch Title

Olympic silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu beat world champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a thrilling final to clinch the women's singles title at the Korea Open Superseries on Sunday. The 22-year-old Indian saw off eighth seed Okuhara 22-20, 11-21, 20-18 in an energy-sapping contest that lasted an hour and 23 minutes to exact sweet revenge for her heart-wrenching 35

16 September, 2017 4:41 PM Badminton power could fuel Indian sprinters

It’s a country that has produced some of the planet’s fastest men, including the great Usain Bolt. Now, Jamaica’s Vishu Tolan has come up with a unique offer that could have our sprinters virtually running on badminton power and training under his country’s top athletics coach. In return, Tolan, who is the vice-president of the Badminton World Federation 28

14 September, 2017 4:18 PM Sindhu and Sameer in last eight

Kashyap, Sai Praneeth ousted; Satwiksairaj-Chirag make quarterfinals P.V. Sindhu and Sameer Verma advanced to the quarterfinals with straight game wins in the second round but P. Kashyap and B. Sai Praneeth bowed out of the $600,000 Korea Open Super Series badminton tournament here on Thursday. Olympic silver medallist Sindhu saw off Thailand’s Nitchaon 14

13 September, 2017 4:54 PM Nikhil, Abhinn in last eight

Abhinn beats Horvath, runs into top seed Stanislav Pukhov Olympians Nikhil Kanetkar and Abhinn Shyam, two players who lit up Indian badminton with their contrasting styles a little more than a decade ago, moved into the men’s above-35 singles quarterfinals in the Manorama BWF World senior championships at the Rajiv Gandhi indoor stadium here on Wednesday 13