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Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net. Points are scored by striking the shuttlecock with the racquet and landing it within the opposing side's half of the court. Each side may only strike the shuttlecock once before it passes over the net. Play ends once the shuttlecock has struck the floor.

Saina Outshines Pui Yin To Reach Malaysia Masters Final

Sibu (Malaysia), Jan 21 (IANS) Indian badminton ace Saina Nehwal thrashed Hong Kong's Yip Pui Yin in straight games to storm into the women's...

Saina Moves Into Semis, Jayaram Exits Malaysia Masters

Sibu (Malaysia), Jan 20 (IANS) Indian star shuttler Saina Nehwal entered the semi-finals of the Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold with a triumph over...

I Feel Stronger, Better And Lighter On Court: Saina

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) London Olympics bronze medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal on Friday said she now feels "stronger, better and lighter" on the...
Ajay Jayaram

Saina, Jayaram Advance At Malaysia Masters

Sibu (Malaysia), Jan 19 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Ajay Jayaram advanced in the Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold here on Thursday. Top seed...

Chennai Down Mumbai 4-3 To Clinch Premier Badminton League 2017 Title

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Chennai Smashers emerged the 2017 Premier Badminton League (PBL) champions after defeating Mumbai Rockets 4-3 in a pulsating summit...

Shuttler Marin Says Going After Her Goals Is Key To ‘Carolina...

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Spanish star shuttler Carolina Marin, the reigning Olympic champion and two-time reigning world champion in the women's singles, has...

Mumbai Outplay Hyderabad To Storm Into PBL Final

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Mumbai Rockets thrashed Hyderabad Hunters 3-(-1) in the second semi-final to set their date with Chennai Smashers in the...

Sindhu Beats Saina To Guide Chennai Smashers To PBL Final

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Rio Olympics silver medallist P.V. Sindhu inspired the Chennai Smashers to beat Awadhe Warriors 4-1 in the first semi-final...

PBL: Hyderabad Beat Delhi To Enter Semis

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Hyderabad Hunters booked their place in the semi-finals of the ongoing Badminton Premier League (BPL) by defeating defending champions...

All Eyes On Saina-Sindhu, Marin-Hyun Battles In PBL Semifinals

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Badminton fans in the city will be up for a treat when star Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal of Awadhe...

PBL: Chennai Beat Awadhe Warriors 4-3

Bengaluru, Jan 12 (IANS) Chennai Smashers beat Awadhe Warriors 4-3 of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) at the Koramangala Indoor Stadium here on...

Chennai Beat Mumbai 4-3, Reach PBL Semis

Bengaluru, Jan 11 (IANS) Chennai Smashers displayed yet another stellar performance to beat Mumbai Rockets 4-3 and qualify for the semi-finals of the Vodafone...

Jwala Unhappy With PBL Scoring System

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Indian doubles specialist Jwala Gutta on Tuesday appeared critical of the new scoring system adopted by the Premier Badminton...

Awadhe Beat Bengaluru, Reach PBL Semis

Bengaluru, Jan 10 (IANS) Awadhe Warriors reached the semi-finals of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) with a 4-3 win over Bengaluru Blasters at...

Badminton Body Expels Honorary General Secretary

Bengaluru, Jan 9 (IANS) The Executive Committee Meeting of the Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Monday expelled Honorary General Secretary Vijay Sinha, who...

Delhi Beat Chennai In PBL Tie

Bengaluru, Jan 8 (IANS) Defending champions Delhi Acers finally registered their first win in the ongoing second edition of the Badminton Premier League with...
Hyderabad Hunters

Hyderabad Hunters Beat Bengaluru Blasters In PBL

Bengaluru, Jan 7 (IANS) Star shuttler Carolina Marin escaped a shock defeat against Ashwini Ponnappa of Bengaluru Blasters to give Hyderabad Hunters in the...

Mumbai Rockets Beat Awadhe Warriors In PBL

Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Mumbai Rockets defeated Awadhe Warriors 4-3 to sit at the second position on the points table in the second edition...

PBL: Awadhe Warriors Beat Delhi Acers

Lucknow, Jan 6 (IANS) Awadhe Warriors displayed yet another dominating performance to beat Delhi Acers 6-(-1) in the second edition of the Premier Badminton...

Mumbai Pip Hyderabad In PBL

Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Mumbai Rockets opened their Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) campaign by edging past Hyderabad Hunters 2-1. Starting the tie, Mumbai's Lee...

PBL: Chennai Drub Bengaluru 5-0

Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Chennai Smashers bounced back from their opening match defeat with a thumping 5-0 victory over Bengaluru Blasters in the Vodafone...

Awadhe Warriors Crush Hyderabad Hunters 5-0 In PBL

Hyderabad, Jan 3 (IANS) Awadhe Warriors opened their Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL) campaign in a grand style, thrashing Hyderabad Hunters 5-0 here on...

PBL: Hyderabad Beat Chennai In Opener

Hyderabad, Jan 2 (IANS) Hyderabad Hunters opened their Premier Badminton League (PBL) campaign with a 4-3 win over Chennai Smashers here on Sunday. Reigning Olympic...

Vodafone Is PBL Title Sponsor

Hyderabad, Dec 31 (IANS) Telecom major Vodafone has come onboard as the title sponsor of the Premier Badminton League (PBL), it was announced on...