Lakshya Sen's defeat spelt the end of Indian challenge in men's singles at All England Open Championships
Lakshya Sen, who had claimed five titles in 2019, saw off France's Thomas Rouxel 21-18 21-16
The 19-year-old, who claimed five titles in the senior circuit in 2019 including two BWF World Tour Super 100 top honours, has been advised rest by doctors after he suffered a back injury
Lakshya Sen, who claimed five titles last year, produced a clinical performance to outwit Christo Popov in the first round of Denmark Open
Confined to their homes for more than two months due to coronavirus lockdown, Indian badminton players started training
Lakshay Sen went down to world number seven Victor Axelsen 17-21 18-21 in a hard-fought All England Championships second-round battle
Both the shuttlers are former champions of the World Tour Super 500 tournament --while Saina Nehwal had won the tournament in 2015, PV Sindhu had clinched the women's singles title in 2017
Here's a look back at how Indian badminton in 2019 -- the big wins, heartbreaks, and future promises
Saina Nehwal has already pulled out of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) to prepare for the next season, while world champion PV Sindhu has chosen to give the tournament a miss
This is the first time the prestigious Nationals is returning to the North-East since Guwahati last hosted it in 2010.
Saina Nehwal is the only Indian to have won a gold in the tournament during the 2008 Pune edition.
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.PTI Photo
An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
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