Thursday, March 23, 2017

Badminton Latest News

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.

BAI Expels Vijay Sinha

New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The Badminton Association of India (BAI), at its annual general meeting here on Sunday, unanimously resolved to expel honorary...

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...

PV Sindhu Appointed Brand Ambassador Of Gatorade India

Shuttler PV Sindhu has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Gatorade India. The move is a reiteration of PepsiCo India’s commitment towards dialing...

Saina Clinches Malaysia Masters Title

Sibu (Malaysia), Jan 22 (IANS) Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal was forced to dig deep to overcome unseeded Thailand teenager Pornpawee Chochuwong in straight...

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...

Top 10 SUPER HOT women in Indian sports

Indian female sports stars are not just exceptional athletes who are capable of competing with the world's best, but they are sensational beauties whom...

Badminton ace Lin Dan arrives in Rio, eager for competition

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 8 (IANS) The Chinese badminton team, spearheaded by superstar Lin Dan, has arrived here on Monday, four days ahead of...

Spain’s Carolina Marin Advances In China Open

Fuzhou (China), Nov 17 (IANS) Exhibiting her usual fiery intensity, Spanish world No. 1 badminton player Carolina Marin got off to a solid start...

Saina Nehwal loses in the finals of China Masters Super Series

Saina Nehwal loses to Li Xuerui in straight sets 12-21,15-21 in the finals of China Masters Super Series played at China just few moments...

PV Sindhu enters into the finals of Macau Open Grand Prix...

PV Sindhu defeated Akane Yamaguchi in the semi-finals of Macau Open Grand Prix Gold just a few moments. The match went to three sets...

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...

China Open: Sindhu, Prannoy, Jayaram Enter Next Round

Fuzhou (China), Nov 16 (IANS) Olympic medallist P.V. Sindhu won her opening match while Saina Nehwal crashed out in the first round of the...

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...

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...
Shuttlers Jwala, Ashwini rise one spot in world rankings

Shuttlers Jwala, Ashwini rise one spot in world rankings

New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The 2010 Commonwealth Games champion duo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa rose one rung to No.14 in the...

Twitterati hail PV Sindhu after her historic win

Continuing her brilliant form, Indian shuttler PV Sindhu stunned All England Open champion Nozomi Okuhara  in the semifinal to storm into the finals of...

Sindhu beaten in final, settles for silver at Rio Olympics

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 19 (IANS) P.V. Sindhu settled for silver at the Rio Olympics after being beaten 21-19, 12-21, 15-21 by World No.1...

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...

Saina Nehwal beats Kim to enters quarter-finals of All England Badminton...

Saina Nehwal beat Kim with ease 21-15, 21-15 to enter the quarter finals of All England Badminton Championship 2015 this evening. It was a...

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...

Srikanth, Jayaram, Prannoy advance at Japan Open

Tokyo, Sep 21 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, Ajay Jayaram and H.S Prannoy advanced into the second round after defeating their respective opponents in...

Laos to host international badminton tournament

Vientiane (Laos), Oct 24 (IANS) Laos will host the Lao International Series from October 31 to November 5. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was...

Without badminton I wouldn’t exist, says Mauritian shuttler Foo Kune

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 16 (IANS) Kate Foo Kune of Mauritius knows she owes the sport of badminton a personal debt far more costly...

India Takes Up Visa Denial With China

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) India has taken up with China the issue of visa denial to the manager of the Indian badminton squad,...