Momota, who was expelled from the Japanese team for the 2016 Rio Olympics and banned for over a year for visiting an illegal casino, is now set to compete at Hong Kong Open
Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth were eliminated from the China Open World Tour Super 750 yesterday, losing in their respective quarterfinal matches
Third seeded Sindhu, who clinched three silver medals this season -- Commonwealth Games, World Championship and Asian Games -- lost 17-21 21-17 15-21 to the eighth seeded Chinese in the quarterfinal
Asian Junior champion, Lakshya lived up to expectations but the two losses in the doubles category virtually sealed India's fate and it was all over after the women singles defeat on Thursday
The third seeded Indian PV Sindhu, who had clinched the title in 2016, will face tough test against eighth seeded He Bingjiao next. Sindhu lost both the meetings against the world no 7 Chinese and would be eag...
After that the Indian grabbed a 11-9 advantage at the interval and then kept increasing his lead to eventually shut the door on the French. On Tuesday, Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu entered the pre-quart...
The Indian shuttlers, who are just a win away from entering the quarter-finals, will play their last group match on Thursday against Algeria
Citing the example of her pet dog, who fears crackers, star shuttler urges people to show concern for animals this Diwali
Dabbled with colour for a change and created some rangoli art. Hope you'll like it. Have a fun and safe Diwali guys. #rangoli #art #artistsoninstagram #duende_arts_help #diwali #diwaliart #athlete."
In the women's doubles, the pairing of Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy crashed out of the competition after losing in the first round. Ponanappa and Reddy lost 21-19 15-21 21-17 to the Japanese duo of Shiho T...
Indian men's singles shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has urged people suffering from asthma to open up about their condition like actor Priyanka Chopra did
"He also stayed in my house and in hostel. Despite all his problems, his focus was on training hard. All said and done, beating a legend like Lin Dan is an achievement. I give him credit for his perseverance a...
India shuttler Subhankar's title in Germany tinged with sadness as he remembers childhood coach Bhattacharya, who succumbed to cancer
Olympic silver medallist Sindhu, who has finished second best on five occasions this year, has been seeded third in this BWF World Tour Super 750 and she is unlikely to face much challenge from the unseeded wo...
However, it was a bit of struggle in the women singles as Malvika Bansod was stretched by her rival from the island nation, Dilmi Dias, who started well to take the first game
Subhankar beat seventh seeded Englishman Toby Penty 21-16, 21-9 in only 32 minutes
"I mean, it's sad. You expect results, you want performances, but where is the emphasis on women's doubles," Ponnappa asked on the sidelines of the Red Bull Shuttle Up finals in Kurla yesterday
Jwala alleged 'mental harassment' by a national coach and spoke about what she had to go through as a player and how she was 'thrown out' of the national team. "In a nation like India, you need to be tough and...
Sindhu looked a pale shadow of herself as she lost 13-21, 16-21 in 40 minutes against seventh seed He Bingjiao of China
Third seed Sindhu looked a pale shadow of herself as she lost 13-21 16-21 in 40 minutes against seventh seed He Bingjiao of China on Friday night
Saina looked in good touch initially but couldn't match the pace of Tzu Ying later on to squander four game points and lose the opening game
PV Sindhu, seeded third, dished out a compact game to outwit Sayaka 21-17 21-16 in a second round match on Thursday to set up a clash with seventh seeded Chinese He Bingjiao.
Srikanth showed great determination to outwit Korea's World No. 25 Lee Dong Keun 12-21, 21-16, 21-18 in a second-round clash that clocked an hour and 13 minutes
Yesterday, Nehwal tweeted: "Good to know that I am in ..Top 5 highest-earning badminton players in the world right now."
Top seeded Chinese mixed doubles pair of Zheng Siwei and Huang Yaqiong ended the campaign of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg with a 21-5 21-10 win
Sindhu, seeded third, disposed off unseeded Zhang 21-17 21-8 in just 34 minutes to avenge her loss at the hands of the same opponent in the opening round of the Denmark Open, last week
Saina posted a video on social media of her playing badminton with Dr Harvir (screen grab below) at The Stade Pierre de Coubertin indoor badminton courts in Paris
Saina last defeated Tai Tzu in 2013 and since then the Chinese Taipei shuttler has been victorious in the last 10 matches between the two
In an exciting but energy-sapping 52-minute final, Saina lost 13-21 21-13 6-21 to the superior Chinese Taipei rival. Tzu Ying claimed the Denmark Open title after a gap of two years. She had last won the tourn...
Indian Kidambi Srikanth slays legendary Lin Dan 18-21, 21-17, 21-16 to reach the Denmark Open quarter-finals