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SportsJan 13, 2021, 5:02 PM IST
Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, Parupalli Kashyap cleared to compete
Two Indian shuttlers had tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, in Bangkok, as the Indian players are participating in the BWF Thailand Open. While the players were initially placed in isolation, a new report claims that they have been cleared to compete.
SportsJan 12, 2021, 4:55 PM IST
Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth shares shocking images from his COVID test
The Indian badminton players participate in the opening BWF tournament of 2021, the Thailand Open. The competition is off to a shocking start, with two Indians testing positive for COVID-19. Meanwhile, Kidambi Srikanth has had a terrible experience with his testing.
SportsJan 12, 2021, 3:33 PM IST
Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal tests positive for COVID-19, HS Prannoy gets conflicting results
The top Indians players are currently participating in the BWF Thailand Open. It is the first big tournament for BWF in the prevailing pandemic era. However, the competition is off to a shocking start, as Saina Nehwal has been tested positive for COVID-19.
SportsNov 2, 2020, 4:02 PM IST
PV Sindhu's 'I Retire' shocker leaves social media abuzz
PV Sindhu is one of the top Indian badminton stars, and is currently ranked seventh. She has won a number of championship medals, including three senior gold medals. She is also the reigning champion of the BWF World Championships, having won the gold last year.
VideoAug 25, 2020, 1:17 PM IST
When PV Sindhu Became Indian Badminton's Golden Girl
On August 25, 2019 PV Sindhu provided a long-awaited moment for Indian badminton when she beat Nozomi Okuhara of Japan to win gold at the BWF World Championship. It made her the first Indian to win the prestigious title since its inception in 1977. Here’s a look back at when shuttler PV Sindhu became Indian badminton’s golden girl.
OTHER SPORTSMar 27, 2020, 4:58 PM IST
BWF: Disappointing to see players speculating our ‘motives’ during coronavirus crisis
BWF's decision to conduct the Super 1000 tournament in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic came for sharp criticism from the top shuttlers of the world, including India's Saina Nehwal
OTHER SPORTSMar 21, 2020, 12:01 PM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: BWF postpones Thomas and Uber Cup Finals 2020
'The Badminton World Federation (BWF) can confirm that the TOTAL BWF Thomas & Uber Cup Finals 2020 to be staged in Aarhus, Denmark, from 16-24 May have been postponed until 15-23 August 2020,' BWF said
OTHER SPORTSFeb 1, 2020, 11:44 AM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: BWF postpones Lingshui China Masters 2020
Lingshui China Masters 2020 was scheduled to start on February 25 but it is now postponed due to coronavirus in China
SportsNov 5, 2019, 1:00 PM IST
Fuzhou China Open: PV Sindhu exits after losing to Pai Yu Po in first round
The 24-year-old Indian shuttler PV Sindhu crashed out of the Fuzhou China Open after Taiwan's Pai Yu Po won two sets in the first round
IndiaOct 9, 2019, 3:10 PM IST
PV Sindhu flaunts in traditional attire for Kerala government felicitation function
World badminton champion PV Sindhu, who recently became the first Indian to win the BWF World Championships, was felicitated by the Kerala state government on Wednesday. She was dressed in Kerala style set mundu, a traditional attire, while visiting temple. She arrived in Kerala to attend the ceremony hosted by the state government to felicitate her. The Kerala Olympic Association President V Sunil handed over the cash reward of Rs 10 lakh to Sindhu.
Feb 26, 2017, 7:10 AM IST
Saina Nehwal to represent Olympic Committee in Badminton World Federation
Ace badminton player Saina Nehwal will now be joining the Badminton World Federation as a representative of the International Olympic Committee's Athletes' Commission. It is a rare honour for an Indian sportsperson
Aug 25, 2016, 1:08 PM IST
Olympic loss pushes Saina Nehwal down to No. 9
Saina Nehwal, who failed to qualify for the knockout stage at the Rio Olympics, has dropped to No. 9, according to the latest BWF rankings