Badminton(Search results - 143)
SportsJul 25, 2021, 7:44 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu wins her first match, defeats Israel's Ksenia Polikarpova
Sindhu defeated Ksenia Polikarpova 21-7 and 21-10 in just 28 minutes at the Musashino Forest Plaza.
SportsJul 24, 2021, 3:12 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty stun World No. 3, B Sai Praneeth succumbs his opener
The Tokyo Olympics saw mixed results in badminton on Day 1. While the men's doubles pair stunned the world number three pair in the opening game of the group stage, in men's singles, B Sai Praneeth lost his opener to Israel's Misha Zilberman.
SportsJul 22, 2021, 2:04 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Novak Djokovic lands in Tokyo, B Sai Praneeth clicks selfie with him
Novak Djokovic of Serbia would be one of the top contenders to win the gold in tennis at the Tokyo Olympics, as he eyes the Golden Slam. Meanwhile, he has landed in Tokyo while he got a selfie clicked with Indian badminton star B Sai Praneeth.
SportsJul 21, 2021, 5:54 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Pullela Gopichand rates PV Sindhu among favourites for badminton gold
PV Sindhu is the most prominent Indian draw among badminton players in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics. While she is undoubtedly a medal prospect, coach Pullela Gopichand feels that she is a favourite for not just a medal but the gold medal.
SportsJul 19, 2021, 2:33 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Will have to deliver 100 per cent in every match'
Badminton player Sai Praneeth is confident India can score a medal in the sport at the Tokyo Olympics 2020
SportsJul 16, 2021, 12:42 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'PV Sindhu has pushed herself to the limits in training'
Olympic Gold Quest CEO Viren Rasquinha has hopes that after wrestler Sushil Kumar, ace Badminton player PV Sindhu can be the next Indian individual athlete to win two Olympics medals.
EntertainmentJul 16, 2021, 12:38 PM IST
Why is Taapsee Pannu dating Denmark's badminton player Mathias Boe? Here's the answer
Taapsee Pannu’s alleged boyfriend Mathias Boe took to social media to share a picture of his response to a troll questioning why the actress is dating him. Here's what he said.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 10:38 AM IST
India to host BWF World Championships in 2026
The BWF World Championships is the biggest badminton tournament sanctioned by the World Badminton Federation. While the 2021 edition would be held in Spain, it all comes to India in 2026.
SportsJul 9, 2021, 5:16 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu vows to be at top of her game despite having an indulgent draw
Indian badminton would be one of the sports to look out for during the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, with ace shuttler PV Sindhu being the top draw. While she has been handed a relatively straightforward draw, she asserts that she has to be at her best.
CRICKETJul 7, 2021, 6:16 PM IST
Dilip Kumar passes way: Here's how sports fraternity paid its tribute to the Bollywood legend
Dilip Kumar was a legendary Indian actor who worked prominently in the Bollywood industry. He passed away on Wednesday at the age of 98. Following the same, along with the Indian film industry, the sports fraternity mourned his demise too.
SportsJul 1, 2021, 6:10 PM IST
Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth nominated for Khel Ratna from badminton, Koneru Humpy from chess
The nominations keep pouring in for the most prestigious Indian sports award: the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna. On Thursday, a couple of badminton players and a chess player were nominated for the same. Check them out.
SportsJun 24, 2021, 10:16 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Teaser of Indian contingent's theme song out
The teaser was launched at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in New Delhi during an event marking the 30-day countdown to Tokyo Olympics.
SportsJun 1, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Carolina Marin pulls out due to knee injury
Carolina Marin is a former world number one and is currently ranked fourth in BWF singles. The Olympic gold-medalist has suffered an anterior cruciate ligament and a couple of menisci. She is set to undergo surgery and would not recover on time for Tokyo.
SportsApr 23, 2021, 11:11 AM IST
Jwala Gutta, Vishnu Vishal's wedding pictures: Badminton star ties the knot with entertainment messiah
Jwala Gutta is an Indian badminton start, who has won numerous medals at the competitive international level, primarily contesting in the doubles platform. Vishnu Vishal is a South Indian actor who has prominently worked in the Tamil film industry. This was the second marriage of both.