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I’m enjoying being here: Ajay Jayaram

Ace shuttler Ajay Jayaram is still a Mumbai boy at heart and says sky is his limit.

17 May 2017 12:11 AM

Watch out for Prannoy!

The 24-year-old Badminton player won all his matches, even defeating the world’s fourth best player.

01 Feb 2017 3:36 AM

Syed Modi GP Gold: Fit-again Kidambi Srikanth eyes title

My ankle is fine and my body is also totally fine, says Kidambi Srikanth.

24 Jan 2017 5:12 AM

After PBL run, Nehwal sets sights on Malaysia Masters

Saina endured a difficult season last year as she recovered from a foot injury to win the Australian Open.

17 Jan 2017 2:30 AM

PBL: Smashers zoom past Rockets in final

The Smashers’ lead star P.V. Sindhu then widened the gap to 3-0 with a 11-8, 11-8 win over Sung Ji Hyun of the Rockets

15 Jan 2017 2:51 AM


PBL semi-final: Chennai smash Awadhe aside

Markis Kido against Adcock and Mads Pieler Kolding of the Smashers, the Chennai duo held all the aces in a 11-3, 12-10 win.

14 Jan 2017 1:51 AM

Hunters ride on Marin magic, book last semi-final berth

Sameer Verma gave the visitors a winning start but not before surviving a scare. He fought past Siril Verma 8-11, 11-3, 11-2.

13 Jan 2017 1:04 AM

PBL Season 2: Chennai Smashers grab momentum

The Smashers seized it in a 4-3 win over the Warriors in the last round of Premier Badminton League fixtures.

12 Jan 2017 4:52 AM

PBL Season 2: Delhi out to spoil Hyderabad’s party

Saina Nehwal’s Awadhe Warriors became the first team to enter the last four stage of the PBL.

12 Jan 2017 4:45 AM

Short format will take rallies away, says Saina Nehwal

Nehwal voiced her concern over the Badminton World Federation’s decision to change the format to a short, brisk and intense 11-point game.

11 Jan 2017 2:34 AM


BAI will help, but states need to show initiative, says Akhilesh

The move has taken a step forward as the academy which has already been approved has also received an initial funding from the BAI.

10 Jan 2017 2:30 AM

PBL Season 2: Awadhe Warriors blast their way into semis

The Warriors then wrapped up the tie in the final match as Saina defeated Cheung.

10 Jan 2017 2:24 AM

Jwala, Jorgensen fire big as Delhi Acers dump Chennai

The Acers then wrapped up the tie in their trump encounter which was their men’s doubles contest.

09 Jan 2017 12:59 AM

PBL Season 2: Bengaluru Blasters look for turnaround

With Olympic champion Carolina Marin in the opposite ranks, the home team will have their task cut out.

07 Jan 2017 12:46 AM

PBL 2: Nehwal hands Awadhe 3-0 advantage over Delhi Acers

Saina sealed the game in no time. The win gave Warriors an extra point as it was a trump match for them.

06 Jan 2017 1:06 AM


PBL Season 2: Carolina Marin loses thriller to Mumbai’s Sung Ji Hyun

Sung Ji Hyun pulled off an upset win over reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin in a women’s singles thriller of the PBL.

05 Jan 2017 4:28 AM

Hope to be in best form in All England Championship: Saina

Saina, who is currently ranked 10th in BWF world rankings, hinted that she could next play in the Malaysia Open at the end of this month.

03 Jan 2017 4:54 PM

‘Carolina and Viktor’s show has inspired youngsters’

Doubles specialist, Dae will represent Rockets in the men’s doubles and mixed doubles and the side’s fortunes depend a lot on him.

03 Jan 2017 1:06 AM

Need to bring A-game in PBL-2, says Viktor Axelsen

Axelsen made headlines when he defeated fellow compatriot Jan Jorgensen to win his first European crown in May.

30 Dec 2016 2:28 AM

No need for Saina to stay away from PBL: Vimal Kumar

Kumar said the PBL is not played for two months as the cricket league.

27 Dec 2016 2:47 AM