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‘No matter what people say, I still have to play’

Around this time of the year, PV Sindhu isn't used to being asked about early tournament defeats.Over the past two years put together, by the end of the Australian Open (the last tournament she's played so far this year,...

All India Senior Ranking tournament: Aakarshi Kashyap, Kiran George win singles title

Rising Indian shuttlers Aakarshi Kashyap and Kiran George continued their fine form in the domestic circuit to bag the top honours in the singles event at the Yonex Sunrise All India Senior Ranking tournament in Vijayawada on Sunday.This was...

P.V. Sindhu tries out new strokes, looks at strengthening defence

The last few months have been very hectic for ace Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu, she shuttled from one tournament to another without much of a break. But she's now got a month-long break and the Olympic silver medallist is...

Lee retirement leaves ‘Super Dan’ ploughing lonely Olympic furrow

Lee Chong Wei’s tearful retirement was not just a sad conclusion to one of badminton’s great careers, it also ended his remarkable rivalry with China’s Lin Dan.The duo reigned over the sport for more than a decade and have...

Lee Chong Wei announces badminton retirement

Malaysian badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement from the sport on Thursday, bringing a 19-year-long career to a close."My decision to retire is a heavy one. I really love this sport. But it is a demanding sport....

Badminton star Lee Chong Wei retires after cancer battle

Cancer-hit badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement on Thursday, ending a brilliant career in which he collected a swathe of honours but never won a world or Olympic title."My decision to retire is a heavy one. I...

Sourabh Verma, Krishna Priya crash out

Spain’s unseeded Luis Enrique defeated senior National champion Sourabh Verma, the World No. 46 and the fifth seed, 21-15, 23-21 in a men’s first round match of the Azerbaijan International badminton tournament in Baku on Friday.In another men’s first round match...

PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma crash out on poor day for Indian shuttlers at Australian...

P.V. Sindhu suffered a straight-game defeat in the second round of the Australian Open, in what turned out to be a dismal day for Indian shuttlers at Sydney.Olympic and world championship silver medallist Sindhu was the last to fall,...

Badminton Australian Open 2019: Sindhu, Sameer make impressive starts

India's top shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Sameer Verma made a good start to the Australian Open 2019 on Wednesday by progressing to the second round.World No 5 Sindhu defeated Indonesia’s Choirunnisa 21-14, 21-9 in a lop-sided contest in women’s...

HS Prannoy: Australian Open one of the toughest tournaments for India

With the Olympic race heating up, H.S. Prannoy believes a tough test awaits Indian shuttlers at the Australian Open World Tour Super 300 beginning June 4.“Australia is going to be tough. Because of Olympic qualification a lot of players...

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