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Badminton World Championships

India To Host 2026 Badminton World Championship

Jul 14, 2021 PTI

This will be the second time that India will be hosting the world championship. Hyderabad had played hosts to the event in 2009

Badminton Rankings: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Ashwini Ponnappa Break Into World's Top 20

Feb 02, 2021 Agencies

The duo had stunned fifth seeded Malaysian combination of Chan Peng Soon and Goh Liu Ying in the quarterfinals.


BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikkanth Face Exit

Back-to-back losses in BWF World Tour Finals has jeopardised the chances of the Indians to progress from the group stage

Thailand Open: HS Prannoy Shows Nerves Of Steel, Upsets Jonatan Christie

Jan 20, 2021 PTI

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


Thailand Open: B Sai Praneeth Tests Positive For COVID-19, Roommate Kidambi Srikanth Forced To Pull Out

Former world number one Srikanth, who was sharing the room with Praneeth, was also forced to withdraw as per protocols

13 January, 2021

Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth Progresses, Parupalli Kashyap Retires Midway

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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.


27 August, 2019

PV Sindhu Hits Out At Critics, Promises To Work Harder After World Badminton Gold

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


26 August, 2019

PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth To Receive Cash Reward For Stellar Showing At Badminton World Championships

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


25 August, 2019

Relentless PV Sindhu Smashes Nozomi Okuhara, First Indian To Win World Badminton Crown

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PV Sindhu thrashed Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 to win her first gold medal and fifth overall at the Badminton World Championships.


25 August, 2019

Badminton World Championships, Highlights: PV Sindhu Defeats Nozomi Okuhara To Claim Maiden Gold Medal

Neelav Chakravarti

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


24 August, 2019

Badminton World Championships: B Sai Praneeth Loses To Kento Momota, Settles For Bronze

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


24 August, 2019

PV Sindhu Progresses To Final At Badminton World Championships, Says Patience Key To Winning Gold

Outlook Web Bureau

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).


23 August, 2019

PV Sindhu Not Smart, Says Kim Ji Hyun, Korean Coach Behind Badminton Star's Course Correction

Soumitra Bose

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


23 August, 2019

Badminton World Championships: B Sai Praneeth In Semifinals, Assured Of A Medal

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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.


23 August, 2019

PV Sindhu Enters Semifinals At Badminton World Championships, Assured Of Fifth Medal

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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.


23 August, 2019

'Feeling Cheated' - Parupalli Kashyap Slams Umpiring After Saina Nehwal's Exit From Badminton World Championships

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Saina Nehwal slammed the standard of umpiring in her Badminton World Championships pre-quarterfinal loss to Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt, terming it "very sick".


22 August, 2019

Badminton World Championships: PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth Enter Quarters; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Out

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


10 August, 2019

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal On Collision Course At Badminton World Championships

Outlook Web Bureau

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.


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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.

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