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Lakshya Sen takes top spot in junior badminton rankings

February 3, 2017 1:56:49 am

Son of a SAI coach, Lakshya Sen joined the Bangalore Academy when he was only 10 and receives personal attention from Prakash Padukone.

Lakshya Sen reaches World No 1 in Badminton Junior ranking

February 2, 2017 10:07:07 pm

Lakshya Sen hails from Almora district in Uttarakhand and has been training under the watchful eyes of Prakash Padukone since he was 10.

Glad to start the year with wins at PBL and Syed Modi tournament: PV Sindhu

January 29, 2017 8:24:29 pm

PV Sindhu said she will look to get back to her best ahead of the important tournaments such as All England and World Championship.

PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma win Syed Modi International Grand Prix

January 29, 2017 8:18:34 pm

PV Sindhu brushed aside Indonesia's Gregoria Mariska in the summit clash, while Sameer Verma defeated B Sai Praneeth in a 44-minute final.

PV Sindhu progresses, Sameer Verma in semi-finals at Syed Modi International Grand Prix Gold

January 28, 2017 10:20:52 pm

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu expectedly brushed aside Vaidehi Choudhari 21-15 21-11 in a lop-sided contest.

Sameer Verma stuns Kristian Vittinghus, Harsheel Dani shocks Holst to reach semis

January 27, 2017 9:29:06 pm

Sameer Verma rode on his powerful smashes to dish out a tricky game and stun Kristian Vittinghus 21-15 21-13 in a 35-minute clash.

‘I feel I have been let down,’ says Jwala Gutta on Padma Awards snub

January 26, 2017 3:01:15 pm

Jwala Gutta, doubles badminton specialist, said that she was expecting to be acknowledged for her achievements.

Need more exposure for India to win Oly medals in doubles: Tan Kim Her

January 26, 2017 2:53:09 pm

Tan Kim Her believes Indian shuttlers are capable of not only qualifying in all doubles events but win medals at 2020 Olympics if given more time and exposure.

I still need to improve a lot and work a lot more, says PV Sindhu

January 25, 2017 10:10:41 pm

Sindhu had a stroll in the park as she reached the pre-quarterfinals of the Syed Modi with an easy 21-9 21-11 win over Anura Prabhudesai.

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth advance to pre-quarterfinals of Syed Modi

January 25, 2017 9:43:57 pm

PV Sindhu hardly broke any sweat but defending champion Kidambi Srikanth had to toil hard to advance to the prequarterfinals.

Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy among first round winners at Syed Modi tournament

January 25, 2017 7:49:30 pm

Kidambi Srikanth saw off Lakhanee 15-21 21-7 21-14 in his opening match and will take on Zulhelmi Zulkiffli.

Mathias Boe- Carsten Mogensen hope to clinch third All England title

January 25, 2017 7:21:53 pm

Mathias Boe said it was remarkable the way Carsten Mogensen fought back and hoped that they would be able to clinch their third England Championship title.