The idea behind the run is for participants to collectively cover 3,84,400 kilometres, the distance between the earth and the moon
Padukone had clashed with Indonesia's Liem Swie King in the summit clash at the Wembley Stadium. The star Indian shuttler was only 24 years old when he stood at the top of the podium
Jwala Gutta praised her mother Yelan and called her the head of the family
The players who are currently training include doubles exponent Ashwini, a three-time Commonwealth Games medallist, former world no 13 Ajay Jayaram, and Lakshya, who had a stellar season with five titles last ...
India badminton player HS Prannoy slams BAI after Arjuna award snub for second consecutive year; fellow shuttlers Kashyap, Pawar, Atri offer support
The BWF also said that tournaments rescheduled for the end of 2020 outlined in the revamped BWF Tournament Calendar released last week will not count towards qualification.
Gail Emms who won the mixed doubles silver at the 2004 Athens Olympics, is working as a volunteer tester at the Milton Keynes Boots testing station.
A few months earlier, Saina Nehwal hailed the move of the Tokyo Olympics being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic
In an exclusive interview, IANSlife spoke to World Badminton Champion PV Sindhu about her time in lockdown, to find out how the sport's star is keeping fit, spending time and encouraging others to stay motivat...
India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand wants world governing body to revise format and tournament structure to get the sport going amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Health, fitness and all of these things are important especially in these days of COVID-19
Sindhu stressed on the importance of parents, coaches, administrators working as a team to build up a champion
The US Open joins a long list of events cancelled by the BWF as earlier the Swiss Open, India Open, Malaysia Open, Singapore Open and Badminton Asia Championships were called off due to the outbreak as a preca...
"It's hoped such a concerted effort will not only raise awareness across the entire badminton landscape but encourage players to be active participants in shaping the integrity of the sport," the BWF said in a...
The 36-year-old badminton player has been a prominent player in the sport over the past two decades.
The 2018 World Tour Finals semifinalist was also not too worried about the financial implications of the pandemic
"It has to be the reverse. You have to focus on your process, get up in the morning and do the best work that you can do today - everything else will fall into place," said Gopichand
"The way things are, it is will be tough to host tournaments, it will not be easy for countries to have tournaments with many big companies shut and struggling to survive," she signed off
"With so much time available and nothing much to do, I have been sleeping mostly; that is where most of my time goes. I sleep for 12 to 14 hours every day, after which there is little time left anyway," he sai
India's World No. 2 in his discipline and IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj displays sporting grit and resilience as he leads COVID-19 battle in Uttar Pradesh.
B Sai Praneeth on Wednesday donated Rs four lakh to help in the fight against the rapidly-spreading COVID-19 pandemic.
"Utilize this period as an opportunity to spend time with your close ones and do things which you never got time to do at home. Stay strong and stay at home," Srikanth said in a tweet
Huelva, a city in south-west Spain, is scheduled to host the 2021 Badminton World Championships in August but with the Tokyo Games now rescheduled to July 23 to August 8, BWF is looking for alternatives
The entire nation is in self-isolation after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown in order to battle the Coronavirus pandemic
The deadly disease, which has infected more than 4,00,000 people worldwide, has brought all sporting activities across the globe to a grinding halt, disrupting the Olympic qualifiers before pushing the Tokyo G...
It's 40 years tomorrow for Indian badminton's first All England triumph at London's Wembley Arena where Prakash Padukone outclassed Indonesia's Liem Swie King 15-3, 15-10 in the final. Shirish Nadkarni recalls...
PV Ramana justifies daughter Sindhu's decision to stay back in Birmingham for last week's All England despite receiving travel advisory to return home due to Coronavirus pandemic.
The SAI-Gopichand academy in Hyderabad, where Indian shuttlers train, has been shut down till March 31 to contain the virus following the directive of the Telangana state government
India's chief badminton coach P Gopichand urges IOC not to insist on Tokyo Games amidst Coronavirus issue
Saina hits out at organisers for compromising players' safety by holding All England C'ships for financial reasons