Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

N Sikki Reddy

HS Prannoy reached a career-high 8th in June 2018.

BWF World Rankings: HS Prannoy Returns To Top 15, Lakshya Sen Remains At 9th

PV Sindhu, who had skipped the BWF World Championships and Japan Open due to injury, remained static on sixth in the women's list.

27 September 2022

Lakshya Sen beats Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus 21-12, 21-11.

India At BWF World Championships 2022: Lakshya Sen, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy Win

India also registered twin wins in women's and mixed doubles competition on the opening day which saw B Sai Praneeth bow out.

PV Sindhu will next face another Chinese Zhang Yi Man in the Malaysia Masters 2022 second round.

Malaysia Masters 2022 Badminton: PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth, Enter 2nd Round; Saina Nehwal Bows Out

Two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu suffered mid-game scare before beating Chinese He Bing Jiao 21-13, 17-21, 21-15 in the first round of Malaysia Masters.

Unseeded HS Prannoy stunned crowd favourite and 2-time former champion Kento Momota (21-17, 21-16).

India At BWF World Championships 2022: HS Prannoy Stuns Kento Momota, Lakshya Sen Enters Pre-quarters

However, last edition's runner-up Kidambi Srikanth crashed out after a straight-game defeat to world number 32 Zhao Jun Peng.

24 August 2022

B Sai Praneeth lost 15-21, 21-15, 15-21 to world No. 4 Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei.

BWF World Championships: B Sai Praneeth Losses; Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles Pairs Win

The women’s doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy progressed to the second round while the mixed doubles pair of Tanisha Crasto and Ishaan Bhatnagar also won.

B Sai Praneeth is currently ranked 19th.

Malaysia Open Badminton: B Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma Lose In First Round

While B Sai Praneeth went down to world number six Anthony Sinisuka Ginting, Sameer Verma lost to world number 8 Jonatan Christie.

28 June 2022

Lakshya Sen won a men's singles gold medal at the Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

BWF World Championships 2022: Lakshya Sen Enters Pre-Quarterfinals Beating Spain’s Luis Penalver

Lakshya Sen, Commonwealth Games 2022 champion, won his second-round match 21-17, 21-10 in 72 minutes. He will next face either compatriot HS Prannoy or Japan’s Kento Momota.

24 August 2022


Seeded seventh, Kidambi Srikanth will face second-seeded Anders Antonsen next at Swiss Open 2022.

Swiss Open 2022 Badminton: Kidambi Srikanth, Parupalli Kashyap Qualify For Quarterfinals

India’s men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty lost to Indonesian Pramudya Kusumawardana and Yeremia Erich Yoche Yacob Rambitan.

25 March 2022