Sunday, Dec 05, 2021

Pullela Gopichand

PV Sindhu Says Quitting Gopichand Academy Was 'Best Decision' She Took Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics

Aug 02, 2021 Soumitra Bose

PV Sindhu moved to Gachibowli Stadium from her long-time mentor's academy. Media speculated a rift between her and national chief coach Gopichand

Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu Among Favourites To Win Gold Medal, Says Pullela Gopichand

Jul 21, 2021 PTI

India will compete in women's singles, men's singles and men's doubles events. India have won two Olympic medals in badminton so far

Tokyo Olympics: Pullela Gopichand Won't Travel To Games, Gives Space To Agus Dwi Santosa

Gopichand pulled out to create space for Indonesian Santosa, who trains B Sai Praneeth, after IOA cleared only 5-member support staff

India At Tokyo Olympics: Pullela Gopichand Hoping Rich Haul Of Medals From 'Very Different' Games

Jul 03, 2021 PTI

Pullela Gopichand said he can see many 'great starting points' in the sporting eco-system in India and a big haul of medals in the Tokyo Olympics

Badminton Association Wants Four Coaches, Including Pullela Gopichand, At Tokyo Olympics

Apart from Gopichand the three foreign coaches are Agus Dwi Santoso (Indonesia), Park Tae Sang (Korea) and Mathias Boe (Denmark)

07 June, 2021

In PV Sindhu's Footsteps: Chirag Shetty, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Leave Pullela Gopichand Academy

Outlook Web Bureau

Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy have already started training at Gachibowli Stadium, which is similar to Tokyo's badminton venue

27 May, 2021

PV Sindhu Says Why She Doesn't Miss Ex-coach Pullela Gopichand Anymore

Soumitra Bose

Gopichand was Sindhu's coach when she won the 2016 Rio Olympics. Sindhu now trains with South Korean coach Park Tae Sang

27 May, 2021

Second-best Foreign Coaches Will Make Us Second Best: Pullela Gopichand


Speaking at the virtual inauguration of the High-Performance Coach Education Programme, Pullela Gopichand highlighted the role of a coaches in Indian sports

20 October, 2020

PV Sindhu, Upset With Training, Flies To UK; Shuttler's Dad Denies Rift In Family


PV SIndhu's father alleged that her world champion daughter was not getting enough attention in Pullela Gopichand's badminton academy in Hyderabad

21 June, 2020

Arjuna Award: Ignored And Warned By BAI, HS Prannoy Gets Recommendation From Pullela Gopichand


On June 2, BAI had recommended Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty and Sameer Verma for Arjuna award, leaving out Prannoy which prompted the shuttler to express his displeasure

27 May, 2020

BWF Defends Revamped 2020 Calendar, Likely To Consider Pullela Gopichand's Suggestion


The BWF last week announced new dates of the tournaments on their roster after the initial calendar was shredded due to coronavirus pandemic

11 May, 2020

Do Something Radical To Restart Badminton - Pullela Gopichand Tells BWF


The coronavirus outbreak, which has caused close to 3 lakh deaths worldwide, forced the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to suspend all events, including the Olympic qualifiers, till end of July

07 May, 2020

Coronavirus Pandemic: Pullela Gopichand Stresses On Physical Literacy To Tide Over Tough Times


Pullela Gopichand highlights physical literacy to tide tough times of COVID-19 during an ELMS Sports Foundation webinar

24 April, 2020

Winning At All Costs Is Not Necessary: Pullela Gopichand


Reflecting on his own life as a player and then as a coach, Pullela Gopichand said that for him success no longer is about winning, but to reach one's full potential

21 April, 2020

Namaste India, Stay Home, Be Safe From Coronavirus: Top Stars Make Unique Appeal - Watch Outlook Initiative

Outlook Web Bureau

From Mary Kom to Jeje, Virender Sehwag to Pullela Gopichand, leading sports celebrities urge Indians to resolutely fight the COVID-19

07 April, 2020

Take This Break As A Bitter Pill, Find Ways To Stay Physically, Mentally Fit: Pullela Gopichand


The COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed more than 120 people in India and over 80,000 globally, has brought the whole world into a standstill as countries went into lockdown

10 February, 2020

To Be Recognised By International Olympics Committee Is Really Huge: Pullela Gopichand

Outlook Web Bureau

Credited for changing the face of badminton in India, Pullela Gopichand shaped the careers of Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, etc, helping them become not only world beaters but also ambassadors of Olympic sports

29 January, 2020

Saina Nehwal Joins BJP With Promise To 'Contribute' - Here's A Look At Ace Badminton Player's Career

Outlook Web Bureau

Regarded as one of the poster girls of Indian sports, Saina Nehwal is the latest high-profile personality to join BJP

Photo Gallery

Devotees wait in queues outside the Sri Krishna Janambhoomi temple in Mathura. Security has been tightened in Mathura after Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha announced its plan to perform ‘jalabhishek’ at Shahi Eidgah in...

PTI Photo

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu speaks at the release of the book ‘Public Service Ethics – A Quest for Naitik Bharat’ by Prabhat Kumar at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

A man rides motorcycle on a road during a cold winter morning, on the outskirts of Amritsar.

PTI Photo

Akhada Parishad seers felicitate Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami in Haridwar.

PTI Photo

Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu talks to the media as he joins guest teachers' protest near Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Cover Story

Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Uttar Pradesh

Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh