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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.

Shuttler Srikanth reaches third straight final in Lucknow

India's Kidambi Srikanth came out with a fantastic performance to ease past Thai 11th seed Boonsak Ponsana in straight games to enter the men's...

Sindhu In Semis, Jayaram Loses In China Open

Fuzhou (China), Nov 18 (IANS) Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu advanced to the semi-finals, while Ajay Jayaram exited in the last eight stage of...

Denmark Open badminton quarterfinal results

Odense (Denmark) Oct 17 (IANS) The following are the quarterfinal results at Yonex Denmark Open 2015 badminton tournament, held here on Friday, according to...

IBL- 2 hits legal hurdle on launch day

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The second edition of the Indian Badminton League (IBL), which has endured several hurdles in the past, received another...

BWF World Championship: Saina Nehwal settles for silver as Marin win...

Saina Nehwal lost to Carolina Marin in straight sets 16-21,19-21 in the final of the World Championship played at Jakarta just few moments ago....

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...
BAI announces 10 lakhs award for Saina Nehwal

Biopic on Saina is story of ‘tigress beti’: Amol Gupte

Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) Filmmaker Amol Gupte, who is making a film on Indian badminton champion Saina Nehwal, says that the biopic is different...

Chinese shuttler Yu banned for doping

Chinese women's shuttler Yu Xiaohan has received a seven-month sanction from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) for an anti-doping rule violation at the 28th...

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...

Match Preview: IBL’s Grand Finale

After witnessing non-stop badminton action from the top players in the world for over fifteen days, we now await for the final match of...

Three Indians in BWF top 10 rankings

For the first time in Indian badminton 3 Indians are there in BWF rankings including male and female which is great achievement. Indian badminton...

BWF Super Series Finals: K Srikanth loses tamely to Kento Momota

K Srikanth loses to Kento Momota in the men's singles at the BWF Super Series finals played at Dubai just a few moments ago....

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...

Disappointing day for Indians at Korean Open Super Series

The Indian shuttlers had a bad day on the first day of the Korean Open Super Series 2015 played at Korea just a few...

PBL great platform for young shuttlers to learn: Saina

Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal believes that the Premier Badminton League (PBL) is the perfect platform for the country's budding...

Badminton World Number 1 Lee Chong Wei Face Suspension for Using...

Badminton world number one Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei faces a ban of atleast two years as his testing results reported positive for the second...

Shuttlers Srikanth, Kashyap bow out of Korea Open

Seoul (Korea), Sep 28 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the Korea Open Superseries badminton tournament after going down...

Saina Nehwal awarded Rs 25 lakh by sports ministry for All...

Indian ace and World number 1 ranked player Saina Nehwal was awarded a cash price of Rs 25 Lakhs from the sports ministry for...

Can Saina Nehwal sustain no. 1 rank for a long time?

In the latest BWF rankings announced the top Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal becomes number 1 ranked player in the world. Despite losing the finals...

Carolina Marin Costliest At Badminton League Players’ Auction

New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain was bagged by Hyderabad Hunters for Rs.61.5 lakh, becoming the costliest buy...

Prannoy excited about PBL

New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Rising Indian shuttler H.S. Prannoy is excited and all set for the opening clash between his team Mumbai Rockets...

Uber Cup 2016: Indian women’s storm into the semi finals

Indian women displayed an excellent performance by defeating Thailand 3-1 in the quarter finals of Uber Cup tournament at Kungsan, China just few moments...

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...
Kashyap

Parupalli kashyap ruled out of Rio Olympics due to injury

Indian shuttler P Kashyap's dream of winning a medal at the Rio Olympics is over because of an impending surgery on his right knee....