Badminton

PV Sindhu become First Indian to Won Korea Open

Badminton

India's badminton star World No. 4 PV Sindhu has won the Korea Open Super Series. Olympic silver medalist Sindhu beat World No. 9 Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the finals on Sunday, 22-20, 21-11, 21-18 in a match lasting an hour and 24 minutes.

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Badminton: Lifetime Achievement Award for Prakash Padukone

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Indian Badminton Association (BAI) on Monday announced the award of Lifetime Achievement Award to veteran player Prakash Padukone for their incomparable contribution in the game. BAI has decided to give this award for the first time this year and for this it has finalized the name of Padukone.

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Kidambi Srikanth Won in First Round of World Badminton Championship

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Indian badminton player Kidambi Srikanth has started the world badminton championship with a win in the first round. In the first round of the men's singles, Srikanth has entered the second round after defeating Russian player Sergey Siranth by 21-13, 21-12.

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World Badminton Championship: Saina Nehwal & PV Sindhu get Byes in First Round

Badminton

Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu and former number one player Saina Nehwal got byes in the first round of the BWF World Badminton Championships in Scotland from Glasgow on August 21. World championship two-time bronze medalist Sindhu will start her campaign in the second round against Kim Ki Moi of Korea or Hadia Hosni of Egypt.

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New Zealand Open: Pranoy, Kashyap & Sourav reached in Pre Quarterfinal

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HS Prannoy and Parupalli Kashyap continued their good rhythm and entered the pre-quarterfinals on Wednesday (August 2), winning the game directly in the men's singles event in New Zealand Grand Prix Gold. The 24-year-old Prannoy, who won the US Open in California last month, beat Indonesian pacer Abdul Khaliq 23-21, 21-18.

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Kidambi Srikanth Won Australian Open Title

Badminton

India's top badminton player Kidambi Srikanth has captured superseries in the Australian Open with many reverses. In the final on Sunday, he beat current Olympic champion and world number 6 China's Chen Long 22-20, 21-16.

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Kidambi Srikanth Beat World No One Son Wan Ho in Australian Open Quarterfinal

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India's badminton player Kidambi Srikanth has made his place in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open Super Series. In the second round of the men's singles, Srikanth outclassed world number one player, Son Wan Ho 15-21, 21-13, 21-13 on Thursday.

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India's Srikanth Won Indonesia Open Super Series

Badminton

During the Indo-Pak clash in cricket, Indian fans have received good news from Jakarta. India's star badminton player Kidambi Srikanth has won the Indonesia Open Super Series. Srikanth is the first Indian male player to win this tournament. In the final, Srikanth defeated Kazimasa Saki of Japan 21-11, 21-19. World number-22 Srikanth did not have much trouble defeating the 47th Sankaiya.

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Srikant-Pranoy reached in Indonesia Open Semi Final

Badminton

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy continued his glorious form and defeated world and Olympic champion Chen Long in the semifinals of the Indonesia Super Series Premier while Kidambi Srikanth also managed to reach the final four.

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Srikanth-Pranoy in the Quarter Finals of Indonesia Open

Badminton

India's Kidambi Srikkanth is performing well in the Indonesia Open Badminton Tournament. In a crucial match of the pre-quarterfinals, Srikanth made a big bullet in Man's singles match. He defeated Ninth World-Class Jan-O Jorgensen.

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Indian Shuttler B Sai Praneeth Won Thailand Open Grand Prix

Badminton

Indian badminton player B. Sai Praneeth won the title of Thailand Open Grand Prix Tournament. In the men's singles finals, third seed of the tournament, defeated world's 27th seed Christie. Praneeth defeated Indonesian player Christie 17-21, 21-18, 21-19. After losing the first game, Praneeth returned and gave no opportunity to Christie in the next two games.

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B Sai Praneeth Won Singapore Open Super Series

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B.Sai Praneeth won the Singapore Open Super Series. In the final, he beat compatriot Kidambi Srikanth 17-21, 21-17, 21-12. India's two top badminton players, Srikanth and Sai Praneeth, made it to the singles finals of Singapore Open. Both 24-year-old shuttlers had reached the final of the Super Series Tournament for the first time. Sai Praneeth had defeated Kidambi Srikanth 4 times earlier and in one he had won the Srikanth.

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