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Fit-again Saina Nehwal opens season in style

Pornpawee could not handle pressure thereafter as Saina drew from her experience to clinch the opening game after a 20-minute slog.

23 Jan 2017 3:23 AM

Fit-again Saina lifts Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold

Malaysia Masters title was Saina Nehwal's 23rd title overall and the first after last year's Australian Open.

22 Jan 2017 2:51 PM

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 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

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

Staying number 1 is not easy, says Carolina Marin

Marin defeated Saina Nehwal in the final of the All England and World Championship last year and PV Sindhu at the Olympic final.

11 Jan 2017 2:35 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

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

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


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

PBL 2: Marin on roll but Hyderabad Hunters falter

A day after cutting silver medallist PV Sindhu to size, the Olympic champion swept aside Nehwal to keep her slate clean in the tournament.

03 Jan 2017 1:08 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

11-point scoring system would be exciting: Prakash Padukone

Sindhu, the Rio Olympics silver-medallist, had said the system will force players to be alert and focus from the first point itself.

26 Dec 2016 5:54 AM

PV Sindhu eyes no. 1 rank

Sindhu also finished second at the Hong Kong Superseries after losing to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying in the final.

23 Dec 2016 1:09 AM


BWF Rankings: Saina Nehwal back as India’s No. 1

PV Sindhu is at No. 10 spot from her career best No. 7 slot.

10 Dec 2016 3:51 PM

Sindhu, Marin set to renew rivalry in PBL Season 2

Sindhu on her part, said she was “looking forward to playing Marin again,” perhaps to avenge her loss in Rio.

10 Dec 2016 2:13 AM

Saina Nehwal bows out of Macau Open

Saina is slowly trying to come back to her best after recovering from a major knee injury.

02 Dec 2016 12:03 PM

Saina Nehwal reaches Macau Open quarters

Sania Nehwal survived an early scare from Indonesia's Dinar Dyah Ayustine to book her place in the quarter-finals of the Macau Open.

01 Dec 2016 1:12 PM

Macau Open: Saina Nehwal progresses to round 2

It has been slow progress for Saina Nehwal, after recovering from her knee surgery.

30 Nov 2016 5:25 PM