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The duo had stunned fifth seeded Malaysian combination of Chan Peng Soon and Goh Liu Ying in the quarterfinals.
Back-to-back losses in BWF World Tour Finals has jeopardised the chances of the Indians to progress from the group stage
A former top-10 player, Prannoy recovered from a game down to outwit sixth seed Christie 18-21 21-16 23-21 in a thrilling contest
Former world number one Srikanth, who was sharing the room with Praneeth, was also forced to withdraw as per protocols
Kashyap, a former Commonwealth Games champion, was trailing 8-14 in the third game when he chose to retire as he pulled his calf muscle.
PV Sindhu on Sunday (August 25) became the first Indian to win Badminton World Championships gold by defeating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in Basel. Overall, Sindhu has clinched five medals at the showpiece event.
The Badminton Association of India on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs 20 lakh and Rs 5 lakh for PV Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth respectively for their historic feats at the 2019 BWF World Championships in Basel, Switzerland.
PV Sindhu thrashed Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 to win her first gold medal and fifth overall at the Badminton World Championships.
PV Sindhu defeated Nozomi Okuhara in straight games to win her maiden BWF World Championships Women's Singles gold medal -- after losing the previous two finals -- in Basel, on August 25. Get highlights of the 2019 BWF World Championships Women's Singles final match between Okuhara and Sindhu here
B Sai Praneeth's attacking game couldn't dent the defence of an in-form Kento Momota as the Indian went down to the Japanese World No. 1 13-21, 8-21 in a semifinal at the Badminton World Championships in Basel on Saturday.
PV Sindhu stormed into the final at the Badminton World Championships with a 21-7, 21-14 win over China's Chen Yu Fei in Basel on Saturday (August 24).
PV Sindhu entered the semifinals of the BWF World Championships 2019 by winning a tough match against second seed Tai Tzu Ying in Basel. Much of her training is under South Korean coach Kim Ji Hyun
B Sai Praneeth registered a 24-22, 21-14 win over World No. 4 Jonatan Christie in the quarterfinals to assure himself of a medal at the Badminton World Championships.
PV Sindhu edged past former World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying 12-21, 23-21, 21-19 in a pulsating quarterfinal contest at the Badminton World Championships in Basel on Friday.
Saina Nehwal slammed the standard of umpiring in her Badminton World Championships pre-quarterfinal loss to Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt, terming it "very sick".
PV Sindhu beat Beiwen Zhang of United States 21-14, 21-6 to seal a spot in the women's singles quarterfinals at the Badminton World Championships in Basel on Thursday.
PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal could square off in the semi-finals of the Badminton World Championships, to be held in Basel from August 19-25, after a women’s singles re-draw placed them in the same half.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar being received at the 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State in Dushanbe.PTI Photo
BJP leader and Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi participates in “Sewa Diwas”, organised to celebrate birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a vaccination centre in Rampur.PTI Photo
Members of Bhartiya Kissan Union block a road during a protest against Punjab Government in support of their demands in Patiala.PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah waters a sapling planted under the 'All India Tree Plantation Campaign-2021' by CAPF, at CRPF Training Centre in Nanded.PTI Photo
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar greets PM Narendra Modi on his birthday by writing a message on a board during inauguration of Maha Tikakaran Abhiyan 2.0 at Patliputra Sports Complex, in Patna.PTI Photo
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