Articles by V Krishnaswamy
Sep 13, 2017
Korea Open Superseries: Parupalli Kashyap shows he still has fire burning in him to succeed; PV Sindhu strolls to victorySince his gold medal at 2014 Commonwealth Games, Kashyap has been through a knee injury that put him out of the Rio Olympics. But now Kashyap, showing he still has a lot fire burning in him, has been slowly coming back to form.
Sep 11, 2017
Korea Open 2017: PV Sindhu eyes 2nd career superseries title, HS Prannoy faces tricky opening fixtureIf all goes well, Sindhu, seeded fifth here, is scheduled to meet top seed Tai Tzu Ying in the quarter-finals.
Aug 28, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: PV Sindhu narrowly defeated by Nozomi Okuhara in marathon battleThe way PV Sindhu and Nozomi Okuhara battled and competed, they could have been ballerinas on a dance floor or sluggers in a boxing ring.
Aug 27, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: PV Sindhu outplays Chen Yufei in semis to earn shot at goldA little over 12 months after becoming the first Indian woman to make it to the Olympic badminton final, PV Sindhu could become the first Indian woman to win a badminton gold in World Championships.
Aug 27, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Saina Nehwal buries injury demons with laudable bronzeSaina Nehwal certainly can take heart from the fact that she is on the right track for better performances after being laid low for a long time because of serious and career-threatening knee injury.
Aug 26, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Viktor Axelsen could revive Danish legacy with flawless win over Chen LongAt 23, Viktor Axelsen is already emerging as a world star, and could help revive the Danish legacy in badminton.
Aug 26, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu continue to hold India's fort in major tournamentsThough India have been winning a medal at World Championships since 2011, this will be the first time they will have two with Saina and Sindhu in semis.
Aug 25, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Saina Nehwal draws inspiration from Roger Federer; Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu also winDrawing inspiration from some of the greats in her own sport and Roger Federer, Saina Nehwal, trying to find her way back to the elite in the sport after her knee surgery last year, sent second seed Sung Ji Hyun packing to enter the World Badminton Championships quarter-final for the seventh time in succession.
Aug 24, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth cruise; B Sai Praneeth fights backKidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth and Ajay Jayaram led the Indian singles challenge into the third round of the World Badminton Championships.
Aug 23, 2017
World Badminton Championships 2017, Day 3 preview: Saina Nehwal eyes winning start; Sameer Verma faces new opponentSaina Nehwal faces Sabrina Jaquet on Day 3 of the ongoing World Badminton Championships in Glasgow, hoping to continue India's good run in singles events.