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Orleans Masters: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth off to winning start; Kiran George stuns HS Prannoy
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Orleans Masters: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth off to winning start; Kiran George stuns HS Prannoy

Fourth seeded Saina, who is desperately seeking ranking points to make it to her fourth Olympics, took just 21 minutes to beat Rachael 21-9 21-5 and set up a clash with France's Marie Batomene.

Swiss Open: PV Sindhu through to semi-finals; Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth eliminated
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Swiss Open: PV Sindhu through to semi-finals; Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth eliminated

World champion Sindhu took a minute less than an hour to see off a fighting Busanan, seeded fifth, 21-16, 23-21 to set up a clash with fourth seed Denmark's fourth seed Mia Blichfeldt.

Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu, Ajay Jayaram through to quarters; Saina Nehwal ousted
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Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu, Ajay Jayaram through to quarters; Saina Nehwal ousted

World champion PV Sindhu hardly broke any sweat, beating USA's Iris Wang 21-13 21-14 in the women's singles competition, while former world no 1 Srikanth notched up a 21-10, 14-21, 21-14 victory over World No 50 Thomas Rouxel of France and Jayaram eked out a hard-fought 21-18, 17-21, 21-13 against third-seeded Dane Rasmus Gemke in their respective men's singles second-round matches.

Indian badminton contingent returns from Germany testing negative for COVID-19
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Indian badminton contingent returns from Germany testing negative for COVID-19

The second round of tests was conducted by the German authorities on 1 November. Three shuttlers, including Lakshya Sen, were part of the contingent.

Ajay Jayaram, Subhankar Dey asked to quarantine until 10 November in Germany, SAI offers financial help
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Ajay Jayaram, Subhankar Dey asked to quarantine until 10 November in Germany, SAI offers financial help

All three players and the team entourage have been placed into isolation "in line with directives from tournament organisers, local health authorities and BWF tournament health protocols."

SaarLorLux Open badminton: Ajay Jayaram beats Belgium's Maxime Moreels in straight games to enter second round
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SaarLorLux Open badminton: Ajay Jayaram beats Belgium's Maxime Moreels in straight games to enter second round

The former world number 13 beat Maxime 21-8 21-8 in just 19 minutes at Saarlandhalle Saarbrcken.

Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen begin title hunt as badminton returns amid pandemic
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Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen begin title hunt as badminton returns amid pandemic

With Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap withdrawing from the tournament at the eleventh hour, all eyes will be on Srikanth and Lakshya as they resume their title hunt at the Super 750 event.

Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap pull out of Denmark Open, set to start season from January
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Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap pull out of Denmark Open, set to start season from January

The Badminton World Federation postponed the Thomas and Uber Cup Finals (3-11 Oct), three events in Asia (in November) to 2021 and also cancelled the Denmark Masters (20-25 Oct).

Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian shuttlers express shock over reports of Taiwanese player testing positive
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Indian shuttlers express shock over reports of Taiwanese player testing positive

Indian shuttlers expressed shock after reports emerged that a sparring partner of the Taiwanese national team, who was present during the All England Championship, tested positive for the coronavirus.

Barcelona Spain Masters: Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma qualify for quarter-finals; Kidambi Srikanth eliminated by Ajay Jayaram
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Barcelona Spain Masters: Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma qualify for quarter-finals; Kidambi Srikanth eliminated by Ajay Jayaram

Saina, who is facing a race against time to qualify for her fourth Olympics, brushed aside Maria 21-10, 21-19 in the second round to set up a last-eight clash with Thailand's third seed Busanan Ongbamrungphan, who has beaten the Indian twice in the last two encounters

PBL 2020: Tai Tzu Ying, Brice Leverdez victories against Awadhe Warriors hand Bengaluru Raptors semis berth
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PBL 2020: Tai Tzu Ying, Brice Leverdez victories against Awadhe Warriors hand Bengaluru Raptors semis berth

Bengaluru Raptors will join North Eastern Warriors, Chennai Superstarz and Pune 7 Aces in the PBL semi-finals.

PBL 2020: Upbeat Bengaluru Raptors face Awadhe Warriors in must-win final league match for last semi-final spot
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PBL 2020: Upbeat Bengaluru Raptors face Awadhe Warriors in must-win final league match for last semi-final spot

While World No 2 Tai Tzu Ying has been Bengaluru's talisman and has remained unbeaten so far, it is B Sai Praneeth who played a pivotal role in their win

PBL 2020: World No 11 B Sai Praneeth says India's second string players, juniors not getting enough support from badminton association
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PBL 2020: World No 11 B Sai Praneeth says India's second string players, juniors not getting enough support from badminton association

As for his assessment of the competition in men’s singles which he’s likely to face at the Tokyo Olympics, Sai Praneeth, who’s the frontrunner from India to qualify, said that there won’t be any easy winners

Syed Modi International: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma advance to quarterfinals; Lakshya Sen, Ajay Jayaram bow out in second round
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Syed Modi International: Kidambi Srikanth, Sourabh Verma advance to quarterfinals; Lakshya Sen, Ajay Jayaram bow out in second round

Women's doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy retired after they were lagging 0-2 in the opening game against English pair of Chloe Birch and Lauren Smith

Syed Modi International: Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth enter 2nd round; Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty ousted
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Syed Modi International: Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth enter 2nd round; Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty ousted

Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy advanced to the second round at the Syed Modi International Badminton tournament, but it was curtains for second seed Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty

India International Challenge badminton: Ajay Jayaram, Mugda Agrey favourites in men's and women's singles
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India International Challenge badminton: Ajay Jayaram, Mugda Agrey favourites in men's and women's singles

In the Women Singles, World No 38 Porntip Buranaprasertsuk of Thailand and Mugda Agrey of India will be favourites to win the title

Canada Open 2019: Ajay Jayaram beats Huang Guoixing in three games; Lakshya Sen, Sourabh Verma enter second round
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Canada Open 2019: Ajay Jayaram beats Huang Guoixing in three games; Lakshya Sen, Sourabh Verma enter second round

Ajay Jayaram, Sourabh Verm and Lakshya Sen advanced to the second round of the Canada Open while, HS Prannoy and Parupalli Kashyap will begin their campaign

YONEX Canada Open 2019: HS Prannoy on comeback trail after illness; Parupalli Kashyap looks to build on good season
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YONEX Canada Open 2019: HS Prannoy on comeback trail after illness; Parupalli Kashyap looks to build on good season

Indian shuttlers, HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth will lead India's charge at the YONEX Canada Open with Sourabh Verma and Parupalli Kashyap also in the fray

New Zealand Open: Lakshya Sen beats Ajay Jayaram, Teck Zhi Soo to enter main draw; Parupalli Kashyap ousted
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New Zealand Open: Lakshya Sen beats Ajay Jayaram, Teck Zhi Soo to enter main draw; Parupalli Kashyap ousted

Young Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen made it to the main draw of New Zealand Open after getting the better of compatriot Ajay Jayaram and Malaysia's Teck Zhi Soo in his qualifying round matches.

Asia Badminton Championships: Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth denied entry due to BAI goof up
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Asia Badminton Championships: Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth denied entry due to BAI goof up

Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth Monday claimed that administrative goof-ups by the Badminton Association of India have robbed them of participation at the Asia Badminton Championship, an allegation that the BAI refuted.