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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Malaysia Open 2019: Lin Dan wins second Malaysia Open title, China bags all together four.

Kuala Lumpur : Badminton powerhouse China looks on the awakening track to strike back in their preparation for the Olympic Games , winning four of the five titles in BWF top-tier, Super 750 tournament. It’s not the first time China scoop four titles in MAS Open, they did same feat in 1988 and 2011 edition. Lin Dan is back again, the Chinese badminton mega star had struggling form in last 12 months, losing regularly in the very first round or second. He reached final of Super 300 tournament in Thailand…

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Malaysian Open 2019: Lin Dan, Chen Long sets an all Chinese final at the Malaysia Open .

Two times Olympic Champion, five times World Champion, Six times All England Champion and the best Badminton player of all time reached his fifth Malaysian Open final at the Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur. He defeated fellow team mate Shi Yuqi in the Semifinals. For quite a long time Lin Dan has been losing in the very first or second round of the tournaments even to very lesser known opponents. Lin is widely criticized for showing lack of determination and his game is full of unforced errors recently. There was a…

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Malaysian Open 2019: Kento Momota bows out to Jonatan Christie at the second round of Malaysian Open.

A major surprise arrived in men’s singles last sixteen yesterday when the world number one also reigning World and All England champion as well suffers premature exit, lost to Jonatan Christie, the young man who’s flying high in 2018 Asian Games at home soil. Christie played aggressively as usual with good attacking smashes, the Indonesian read Momota’s gameplan very well this time, on the other side the Japanese ace produced many basic errors instead of his normal clean shots. A well-determined Christie staying focus at critical moment of first set,…

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Badminton Indian Open: Five different flags win One title each in Indian Open .

Badminton in diversity Healthy sign for badminton that five different nations CHINA ,INDONESIA ,THAILAND ,DENMARK ,TAIPAE won one title each at Indian open, New Delhi. It’s very rare that all the five titles are won by five different nationalities. Earlier the most number of final representation were mainly from China and Indonesia , but now Badminton had become a diverse sport with winners from different nations. Now no single category is dominated by a single nation. Mixed doubles goes to top seed China Top-seeds Wang Yilyu/Huang Dongping from China top…

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Badminton Indian Open 2019: Srikanth, Sindhu, Sai Praneeth and Prannoy marches into the Quarters of Indian open.

It was a good day for Indian singles shuttlers at the 3rd day of Indian Open. Four shuttlers advanced into the Quarterfinals which include the likes of Srikanth Kidambi, Kashyap Parupalli, Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy. Whereas PV Sindhu scores an easy win to reach the quarterfinals. The first men’s singles match was between Sameer Verma and Sai Praneeth in which Sameer clinched the first game by 18-21 but Sai came back stronger in the next two and clinched the match by 18-21,21-16,21-15 in just one hour and eleven minutes.…

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Badminton India open: Srikanth Kidambi snatches victory from the jaws of death against Wong Wing Ki at first round of Indian Open.

India’s Star shutter Kidambi Srikanth had to fight too hard at the very first round of Indian open to escape early exit. After 8 successful years of the tournament at Siri Fort stadium, the tournament this time is at the Indira Gandhi international stadium New Delhi. Kidambi faced Hong Kong shuttler Wong Vincent in the very first round. The former had a 9-3 advantage in his favor. He was likely the favorite to win this one. But, it was never his match until the very last of the third game.…

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