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HS Prannoy slams BAI for Badminton Asia Championships snub

12:49 PM ETESPN staffA day ahead of the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan, China, Commonwealth Games medallist HS Prannoy has alleged that he, along with compatriot Sai Praneeth have been wrongfully left out of the tournament.The Badminton Association of...

Okuhara beats Sindhu in semis

Apr 13, 2019ESPN staffIndia's PV Sindhu lost in straight games to Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the semi-finals of the Singapore Open on Saturday.World No. 3 Okuhara started on a dominant note, going up 9-1 in little time. Some errors...

As it happened – PV Sindhu loses to dominant Nozomi Okuhara in BWF Singapore...

Apr 12, 2019ESPN staffPV Sindhu of India lost to Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in the semifinals of the BWF Singapore Open. Follow the match, as it unfolded, here:(Please wait a few seconds for the blog to load or try...

ESPN India Awards 2018 – Sportsperson of the Year (Female) PV Sindhu

Apr 7, 2019Jonathan SelvarajESPN Into the fourth month of the 2019 season, it appears PV Sindhu, winner of Sportsperson of the Year (Female) at the ESPN India Awards for 2018 is struggling for momentum -- with only a single...

ESPN India Awards 2018 – Comeback of the Year Saina Nehwal

August 19, 2016. On a day when PV Sindhu went from finalist to Olympic silver medallist to national hero to brand icon, her predecessor Saina Nehwal took to Twitter to brief fans of a ruptured knee and an impending...

PV Sindhu, Neeraj Chopra win top honours at ESPN India Awards

Apr 4, 2019ESPN staffPV Sindhu has been named the Sportsperson of the Year (Female) at the ESPN India Awards for the second year in a row. Neeraj Chopra, who was also a winner in 2017 with the Target Tokyo...

Can Saina, Sindhu and Srikanth break India’s long drought at Malaysia Open?

Already a quarter of the way into the 2019 badminton season, Saina Nehwal's Indonesia Masters win after Carolina Marin's injury-enforced retirement remains the only title for an Indian on the World Tour this year.The Malaysia Open, the first of...

Can Saina, Sindhu and Prannoy break India’s long drought at Malaysia Open?

Already a quarter of the way into the 2019 badminton season, Saina Nehwal's Indonesia Masters win after Carolina Marin's injury-enforced retirement remains the only title for an Indian on the World Tour this year.The Malaysia Open, the first of...

Clinical Axelsen exposes Srikanth’s shortcomings

12:01 PM ETJonathan SelvarajESPN It may have ended in the best way possible, but Viktor Axelsen's week in Delhi playing the India Open World Tour 500 didn't start off promisingly. He was coming off a disheartening 10th straight career...

Kidambi Srikanth’s India Open loss to Viktor Axelsen shows he’s India’s best, but a...

1-11 and 3-15.Kidambi Srikanth's capitulation in the opening game of the Indian Open final against Viktor Axelsen only put more focus on those numbers, which represent Srikanth's win-loss record against the top five and top 10 players in the...

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