Total Bwf Sudirman Cup 2019 : India can cause upsets to claim their first ever Sudirman Cup Medal at Nanning.

Nanning : India had never reached beyond the quarterfinal rounds of the Sudirman Cup, but this time the Indian contingent is heading to Nanning in search of their first ever Sudirman Cup medal. India reached the quarterfinals of the 2017 edition of the tournament by causing an upset by defeating the very first winners of the Cup, Indonesia very convincingly by 4-1. The Only match that India lost to Indonesia was the Men’s Doubles. Unfortunately the knockout draw was not in favour of India where they faced the no. 1…

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Badminton Tokyo 2020 : Will Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei ever make it to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games?

Two of the greatest Men’s Singles players Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei have had the greatest rivalry in the history of the game. Lin Dan has won Olympic gold medals on two occasions in 2008 and 2012, while Lee Chong Wei has been second on the podium in most of those finals. The contribution of these two legends to the game is indisputable. There was a time when most of the titles on the World Tour were won by either of the two. But, last one year has been…

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Badminton : Sudirman Cup 2019 predictions and preparations.

Nanning : Sudirman Cup starts from 19 May to 26 May, at Nanning, China. All badminton powerhouse nations are gearing up to Claim the prestigious Sudirman Cup trophy. The tournament is being played since 1989 every odd year and is termed as the World Team Championships. The winner of this prestigious tournament will be crowned as the World Team Champions. China has a great legacy of winning this tournament 10 times from 1995 to 2015, but in the last edition the underdogs Korea got the better of the Chinese no.1…

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Sudirman Cup 2019: Korea faces huge setback as Sung Ji Hyun withdrews from the Sudirman Cup after Son Wan Ho.

Korea’s ace Women’s Singles player Sung Ji Hyun, withdrew from the upcoming Sudirman Cup citing a wrist injury. It is another big blow to the hopes of the defending champions, after Son Wan Ho withdrew due to knee surgery. Korea defeated 10 times champion China in last year’s final. Sung played a very crucial role in Korea’s triumph to glory where she won the crucial point for her team in the finals. The 27 year old shuttler have a good amount of experience on her side and can defeat any…

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Badminton : Satwik Sairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty announces come back at the World Tour.

India’s premier men’s doubles pair of Satwik Sairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty who reached the world ranking of 16 last year had to be out of the international circuit for about six months. They last played at the Syed Modi international championship, Lucknow in November last year. Their prolonged absence from the World Tour forced their rankings to reach from 16 last December to 26 a week ago. They have had a good season last year where the won their home tournament, Hyderabad Open and finished runners up at the…

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Singapore Open 2019: Star Studded Singapore Open will feature world no.1 players in all five events.

Singapore: Singapore Open being played at the Singapore Indoor Stadium from 9-14 April will feature world no.1 players in all the five events. Lin Dan, Chen Long and other big names are also featuring to make the field star-studded. Kento Momota, the reigning men’s singles world no.1 player with more than 1 lakh ranking points is ready to take on Sai Praneeth of India. Momota may face other two indians HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth in the following rounds. Tai Tzu Ying will begin her campaign against Zhang Beiwen of…

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