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Hima, Dipa, Saina

No Dipa, Saina and Hima at Tokyo Olympics 2020?

The country has, over the years, struggled to find a host of medal-winning athletes for the Olympic Games. Owing to a series...
Jwala Gutta (Source: Jwala Gutta - Twitter)

Speak up! Because we don’t want our country to burn — Jwala Gutta

As sportspersons, we are the representative of the country at the globe. We are Indians first, and we don't belong to any...

Tokyo Olympics suddenly seems a distant dream for Saina and Srikanth

The Malaysia Masters, which kickstarts on Tuesday, marks the beginning of the new badminton season of 2020. And as we gear up...
sourabh verma

Improved fitness levels key to my consistent run in 2019: Shuttler Sourabh Verma

It won’t be a sweeping statement to make if one suggests that shuttler Sourabh Verma is enjoying the best phase of his...
P V SIndhu

From World Championships to World Tour Finals, what went wrong with P V Sindhu?

World Champion P V Sindhu was a brute presence as she stood atop the podium in Basel this August. Having swept through...
Manasi Joshi

Delighted to be in list where I am woman athlete, not disabled: Manasi Joshi

In August this year, PV Sindhu created history by becoming the first Indian woman to clinch a BWF World Championship crown as...

BWF World Tour Finals 2019: All you need to know, schedule, draw, where to...

After a brilliant first half of the year, ace shuttler P V Sindhu's form has dipped considerably in the latter half and...

Did Kidambi Srikanth have to play in the South Asian Games over Lakshya Sen?

With 80 medals already (at the time of writing this article), including 37 gold and 30 silver, India is unsurprisingly leading the...

Shuttler Prajakta Sawant questions Association’s ‘favouritism’ in team selection for South Asian Games

Indian women's doubles shuttler Prajakta Sawant on Saturday took a dig at the Badminton Association of India (BAI) for the selection of...
Syed Modi

Commemorating Syed Modi: Life, tumultuous relations and untimely death

The Syed Modi International Badminton Championships, held annually in India in memory of Commonwealth Games medalist Syed Modi, assembles the best shuttlers...
Lakshya Sen

With 4 title wins, Lakshya Sen picks up pace in race to Tokyo Olympics

It has so far been an incredible year for India's young sensational shuttler Lakshya Sen. The 18-year-old from Almora just added on...
Saina Nehwal

Meet the 20-yr-old Saina fanatic from Kerala

If I ask you how far you will go in the name of purest love when your preoccupation rests on badminton? Maybe...
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty

Revealed: How Satwik-Chirag plan to beat the bests in the World!

Satwik and Chirag climbed yet another pedestal when they achieved a career-best world ranking of 7.
P V Sindhu

2019 Hong Kong Open: Indian contingent, draw, timings – All you need to know

The Hong Kong Open 2019 starts on Tuesday with two hundred of the world's best badminton players ready to battle for one of the 7 BWF World Tour Super 500.
Kidambi Srikanth

EXCLUSIVE: Focussing on qualifying for Olympics, says Kidambi Srikanth

The year 2019 hasn’t probably gone on ‘desired lines’ for India’s top-ranked men’s singles badminton player Kidambi Srikanth.
Sai Praneeth Srikanth

Race to Tokyo 2020: Halfway through, where do Indian men’s singles shuttlers stand?

With 27 weeks passed in the Olympics qualification calendars, where do our Indian men's singles shuttlers stand in their race to qualify?

Under the IOS umbrella, what lies ahead for Satwik-Chirag?

India’s top-ranked men’s doubles badminton pair Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy have been enjoying a decent run both on and off the...

French Open 2019 EXCLUSIVE: “If we can keep our calm, we can beat the...

India’s up and coming men’s doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy have always had memorable outings at the French Open....

Why were PV Sindhu, Mary Kom, Manika Batra tweeting the same #BharatKiLaxmi message?

It was a pleasant Saturday afternoon in Bangalore, one could say. There was a light breeze, a little chilly and yet, not...

French Open 2019: A brief history of Indian shuttlers

The French Open is considered as one of the 12 major badminton tournaments in the world.