In Dreams of a Billion: India And The Olympic Games, a book authored by historian Boria Majumdar and journalist Nalin Mehta, Pullela Gopichand has for the first time reacted on Saina Nehwal deserting his academy for Prakash Padukone's after the 2014 World Badminton Championships in Denmark
The 2020 edition of the Premier Badminton League will have 24 ties which will be played in 21 days across four different cities starting on January 20. Bengaluru Raptors was scheduled to host the last leg from February 5 to 9.
Reigning world champion PV Sindhu, who took the court first on Friday, was knocked out of Malaysia Masters by top seed Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei, while Saina Nehwal was shown the door by Olympic champion Spaniard Carolina Marin
Sai Praneeth's 11-21 15-21 loss meant another disappointment for India in the Super 500 tournament following Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty's first-round defeat in the men's doubles event on Tuesday.