- Tag results for Badminton
Srikanth won Indonesian Open Series and Australian Open Series within a week's time and made the entire nation proud.
Sindhu won the first game before World No. 1 Tzu Ying staged a strong comeback to register a 10-21, 22-20, 21-16 verdict in the women's singles clash.
Sindhu lost the quarter-final match with world number 1 Tai Tzu Ying.
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has created a sand sculpture to congratulate Indian shuttler Kadambi Srikanth for winning Indonesia Open men's singles trophy.
Indian shuttler H S Prannoy defeated World No. 1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in straight games to storm into the quarterfinals of the Super Series Premier.
The world No. 29 saw off 20th ranked Anthony 21-13 21-18 in just 43 minutes and will next face top seeded Malaysian Lee Chong Wei.
The two top Indian women shuttlers entered the second round of the Indonesia Open with contrasting victories against their Thai opponents.
Saina Nehwal beat former world champion Ratchanok Intanon17-21 21-18 21-12 in a tough three set match.
Indian Badminton star Sai Praneeth clinched the Thailand Grand Prix Gold on Sunday after recovering from a number of injuries in 2016.
Ratchanok Intanon won the last 10 points to overcome Olympic and world champion Carolina Marin 22-20, 13-21, 21-18.
Eight seeded Saina defetaed Okuhara 21-15 21-14 late last night to improve her head-to-head record to 6-1 against her Japanese opponent.
Lee Chong Wei feared his career was over in a freak accident which tore his knee ligament during badminton practice last month.
The mood was electric and the temperature inside GHMC’s Badminton Court at Ameerpet in the city rose few notches, owing to the searing volleys served by the participants.
Lee told on Wednesday that the association's president had told him that his issues would be settled, without going into further details.
The two olympic medallists will be sharing the responsibility in the women's singles.