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Kuhoo Garg

Shuttler Kuhoo Garg aims to qualify World C’ships next year, eyes Olympics 2024

India has won a medal each in badminton at the last two Summer Olympic Games. We all are well-versed with the performances of the...
Sai Praneeth

There is no substitute to the hard work and dedication – Sai Praneeth

Now, it can't get bigger than this.. Only the 2nd male player in Indian history to clinch a medal at the World Badminton Championships 2019...

Young Guns | Still have a long way to go – Shuttler Anoushka Parikh

From music, to playing cricket, cycling and many more, Anoushka Parikh has done everything and found her first love in Badminton. The best player...
chirag

Nothing else plays on my mind, other than the goal of winning – Chirag...

Ranked #10 globally, Mumbai lad, Chirag Shetty became a household name after winning the Commonwealth Gold in 2018, Silver in France Open and Gold in Thailand...
Pranaav Chopra

Tan changed the scenario for us in badminton — Pranaav Chopra

Having picked the racket at the age of 7, Pranaav Chopra is famously known as the "Doubles Specialist" in the Indian Badminton circuit. The...

Top young talent of Indian badminton | After conquering domestic grid, Mansi Singh eyes...

With the COVID-19 induced lockdown imposed all over the country, teen badminton sensation Mansi Singh is utilising a majority of her time to focus...
Varun Kapur at the Khelo India Youth Games 2020

Top young talent of Indian badminton | World no. 4 Varun Kapur brings India...

India's youngster shuttler Varun Kapur is one of the best prospects among the promising players of the country. The 17-year-old lad from Kolkata the...
Tasnim Mir

Top young talent of Indian badminton | Tasnim Mir takes giant strides to mark...

At just fourteen, Tasnim Mir could well be ascribed as the next big thing in Indian badminton. The shuttler from Mehsana in Gujarat is...
Ashwini Ponnappa

Learning from past performance to be ready for Olympics: Ashwini Ponnappa

Indian shuttlers Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy have finally got some time to pause and reflect due to the COVID-19 pandemic and they...

Top Memorable Celebrations in Indian Sports

Here is going back in time and recalling some of the top celebrations in Indian sports. 

This interview of 18-yr-old Saina Nehwal will make you feel nostalgic

Dwell into this old interview of then 18-year-old Saina Nehwal as she talks about success that came her way in 2008.

Looking back at the five biggest achievements of Saina Nehwal

As Saina Nehwal's glittering career winds down it is time to look back at top-five memorable feats of her career.

Delhi resident teaching badminton to underprivileged kids and moulding future champions

New Delhi's Defence Colony is locality built in the 1960s for veterans of the Indian Armed Forces. While many associates this place as a...

When Sindhu took the risk of playing in All England despite corona threat

"When the travel advisory came on March 11 night, the next morning Gopi (national coach Pullela Gopichand) had told us that 'this has come so let's not play this match and go back, what do you say?'" Sindhu's father PV Ramana has said.

In these unprecedented times it is better if Olympics is postponed: Pullela Gopichand

"It is a tough time and at the moment the whole world is thinking about health and safety for its citizens, so I think given the situation it is better if the Olympics are postponed," Gopichand explained.
P V Sindhu

Badminton: Indians eye big points at All England to stay in race for Tokyo...

Undeterred by the coronavirus outbreak, Indian shuttlers will continue to chase glory at the All England Championships beginning on 11 March, with reigning world...

5 BOLD predictions for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

From how many medals India will win in Tokyo to which athlete will win which colour here are five bold predictions for Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Badminton: A big March will decide who marches to Tokyo Olympics

Not less than two months are left for shuttlers to make their way to the Tokyo Olympics 2020, with the qualification dates coming to...
SOURABH

Why are lower ranked shuttlers not supported by the Badminton Association of India (BAI)?

A couple of weeks back, India’s top-ranked men’s singles shuttler, B Sai Praneeth, created quite a stir by saying that the country...

PBL 2020: The host conundrum — Should matches be held at every franchise...

The 2020 Premier Badminton League (PBL) is being held across three venues with Chennai, Lucknow and Hyderabad shouldering the ‘hosting responsibilities’ of...
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