Friday, January 20, 2017

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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.

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...

PBL Begins With Hyderabad-Chennai Tie

Hyderabad, Dec 31 (IANS) The Premier Badminton League (PBL) begins on Sunday with a clash between Hyderabad Hunters and Chennai Smashers in a clash...

The Year Sindhu Came Out Of Saina’s Shadow (2016 In Retrospect)

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Indian badminton this year saw P.V. Sindhu coming out of the shadow of her illustrious Hyderabadi city rival Saina...

Hyderabad To Host PBL 2017 Opener, Final In New Delhi

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Hyderabad will host the opening match of the Premier Badminton League (PBL)'s second edition which starts on January 1,...

PBL Joins Hands With CRY To Encourage Child Education

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) The organisers of the second edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) on Thursday announced their association with leading...

Badminton World Federation Opens Regional Office In Dubai

Dubai, Dec 21 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Wednesday that it has accepted the offer from the government-controlled Dubai Sports Council...

PV Sindhu Named Brand Ambassador Of APIS India

Hyderabad, Dec 20 (IANS) Badminton champion PV Sindhu, who won a silver medal at the Olympics this year, has been roped in by APIS...

Axelsen, Tai Win Titles At BWF Superseries Finals

Dubai, Dec 18 (IANS) Denmark's Viktor Axelsen and Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei claimed the men's singles and women's singles titles, respectively, in...

BWF Superseries Finals: Sindhu Loses In Semis

Dubai, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian star shuttler P.V. Sindhu went down to Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea in the semi-finals of the BWF...

Superseries Finals: PV Sindhu Conquers Carolina Marin To Enter Semis

Dubai, Dec 16 (IANS) Olympic 2016 silver medallist shuttler P.V. Sindhu vanquished her Rio tormentor Carolina Marin of Spain in Group B to sail...

Sindhu Beats Yamaguchi In Superseries Finals Opener

Dubai, Dec 14 (IANS) Indian star shuttler P.V. Sindhu opened her BWF Superseries Finals campaign with a fighting win against Akane Yamaguchi of Japan...