Sameer, who had skipped events at China and Korea due to fitness issues, notched up a 21-19 19-21 21-13 win over fellow Indian Kiran George in the second round
The Olympic bronze-medallist had tweeted on Monday that she was facing visa issues for her participation in the BWF Super 750 tournament
1980 gold medal-winning Olympian Fernandis clinches Gujarat Open Racquetlon title in the 55-plus age group, where he excelled in table tennis, badminton, squash and tennis
Men's doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty, who had clinched the Thailand Open recently, will open their campaign against Dutch duo of Jelle Maas and Robin Tabeling
Riya Vinherkar emerged the girls U-13 champion after she fought hard to beat Vedika Kulkarni 21-14, 21-17
Aalisha started her semi-final campaign with a 21-10, 21-9 win in an U-15 tie against Alisha Khan
In a clinical display, the 33-year-old from Hyderabad, who is the lone Indian left in fray, outsmarted Jorgensen 24-22 21-8 in 37 minutes to make it to his second semifinal of the season
Kashyap has a 2-4 record against Jorgensen, a 2015 World Championship bronze medallist
Kashyap had registered an easy 21-16, 21-16 win over Lu Chia Hung of Chinese Taipei in the second round of the tournament. He is the lone Indian to stay alive in the competition
Kashyap registered a comfortable 21-16 21-16 over Lu Chia Hung of Chinese Taipei in a men's singles match that lasted 42 minutes. He will face Malaysia's Liew Daren in the second round
Earlier in the day, Sai Praneeth lost the first game by 21-9 and got retired midway in the second game after trailing by 11-7.
A tearful Marin collapsed to the court floor and buried her head in her hands after powering to victory in 65 minutes
Reigning world champion Sindhu dominated the first game, winning it 21-12
India's top shuttler Sindhu beat China's Li Xuerui 21-18 21-12 in just 34 minutes to set up a clash with Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong
Jamnabai Narsee shuttler registers 13-21, 21-19, 21-13 win over Manya for her third consecutive inter-school title
Rankireddy then paired with Chirag Shetty to beat the Canadian duo of Jason Anthony Ho-Shue and Nyl Yakura 21-7 21-18 in a 30-minute match to enter the men's doubles second round
The taller and fitter Pranay attributed his maiden win over Soham to his rigorous nine-hour training sessions under renowned coach Bhaskar Babu at the Bhaskar Babu MLRIT Badminton Academy in Hyderabad
Soham lived up to his top billing and stamped his authority to see off Sanay Mangesh Shastri of Udayachal School
Nandika perfectly executed her plans and came out trumps by coasting to a 15- 12 victory
The World No.5 Sindhu ended India's long wait for a world championship gold at Basel, Switzerland last month
Kaushal Dharmamer, who had won the Hatzor International in October last year, recovered in time after dropping the opening game to outwit Karono
Both Taarushi and Shariva played aggressively and were involved in a grueling tussle that witnessed some exciting rallies
Pullela Gopichand's quality products and efforts over the years make him the finest ever badminton guru
No. 1 Siya Singh, No. 2 Aalisha Naik win their respective matches and are confident of beating each other in likely under-14 final, a repeat of last year
The World Champion was accompanied by her parents, state youth affairs minister M Srinivas Rao and a couple of officials from Sports Authority of Andhra Pradesh
The youngster idolises India's start shuttler Kidambi Srikanth and even as his poster put up on his cupboard at home. "I train for three to four hours daily. I am determined to improve my game and reach a high...
"It is a great idea and it is encouraging players of grassroot level. The number of participants is increasing and talent is there and we need to have tournaments like this for them to grow," she said. "PNB Me...
In a closely contested encounter, Saanidhya, 10, who had finished runner-up in the boys' U-10 singles event last year, quashed the challenge from Arjun Shah of Vibgyor High (Goregaon) by pulling off a 21-10 wi...
The 26-year-old from Madhya Pradesh, the reigning national champion, overcame world number 44 Sakai 22-20 21-13 in 38 minutes to set up a likely clash with top seed and local favourite Chou Tien Chen in the se...
Women's doubles pair of Aparna Balan and Prajakta Sawant will take on sixth seeds Chow Mei Kuan and Lee Meng Yean of Malaysia in the first round