Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Badminton

Olympic qualifiers: Shuttlers to travel via Doha due to travel ban

Just two more Olympic qualifiers are remaining -- Malaysia Open (May 25-30) and Singapore Open (June 1-6) -- before the June 15 deadline.

Qualifying for Tokyo Olympics is Srikanth’s top priority

Kidambi Srikanth is now looking at the Malaysia Open World Tour Super 750 (May 25 to 30) and Singapore Open World Tour Super 500 (June 1 to 6) tournaments as the two windows for the quadrennial event

Jwala Gutta and Vishnu Vishal tie the knot

Keeping in mind the current pandemic situation, the couple decided to celebrate the marriage a very private affair

Marin, Momota headline star-studded field for India Open

The tournament will be contested in a bio-secure bubble without spectators and media while implementing a strict Covid-19 safety protocol

Jwala Gutta announces her wedding date with Vishal

The 37-year-old badminton doubles specialist put up the wedding card in the Twitter, which said: 22nd of April 2021.

BAI defers all domestic tournaments

With the exponential rise in the number of Covid-19 cases across the country, BAI President Himanta Biswa has decided to postpone all the upcoming domestic tournaments, BAI said.

Two more BWF events cancelled

The Russian Open 2021 and Indonesia Masters - have been cancelled due to Covid-19 related restrictions, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said.

Meet the new Indian doubles duo of Prasad & Vishnu

Playing for the first time as a pair, 21-year-old Prasad and 20-year-old Vishnu Vardhan ruffled a few feathers before losing in the final to England's pair of Ben Lane and Sean Vendy.

Orleans Masters: Krishna-Vishnu pair goes down in final

The unheralded Indians, the only ones left in contention from the country on the final day, lost 21-19, 14-21, 19-21 in a 56-minute battle with the fourth seeds Ben Lane and Sean Vendy

Orlean Masters: Saina out, Krishna-Vishnu enter maiden final

Saina lost 17-21 17-21 to Denmark's Line Christophersen in 28 minutes, Krishna and Vishnu cheered up the Indian camp with a 21-17 21-17 win over Callum Hemming-Steven Stallwood in a 35 minute semi final clash.

Hyderabad’s Sree Krishna Priya enters semis at Polish Open

The youngster got the better of Simona Pillgard of Denmakr 21-14, 21-13 in the quarterfinals

Orleans Masters: Ashwini-Sikki reach quarters after receiving bye

Ashwini and Sikki had reached the second round on Wednesday after a 21-9, 17-21, 21-19 win over Denmark's Amalie Magelund and Freja Ravn.

Orleans Masters: Nehwal, Srikanth make winning starts, Parupalli bows out

Nehwal completely dominated Ireland's Rachael Darragh to secure a commanding 21-9, 21-5 win. Srikanth, on the other hand, defeated compatriot Ajay Jayaram 21-15, 21-10 to progress to the third round.

Orleans Masters: Saina, Srikanth win opening matches

Saina took just 21 minutes to beat Rachael while Kidambi Srikanth entered the third round with a 21-15 21-10 win over compatriot Ajay Jayaram in 25 minutes.

Axelsen one win away from defending All England title

Axelsen, 27, had lost his previous match against Antonsen in Thailand in January. The former world champion came from behind for the third time in four matches to win the semifinal.

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