Asian Games 2018: Aparna Balan rages on social media after being left out of India badminton squad for mega event
Badminton Association of India (BAI) had organised two All India senior ranking tournaments in Bangalore and Hyderabad to allow the domestic players a chance to make it to the Asian Games squad.
Kidambi Srikanth crashed out of the India Open after suffering a shock straight-game loss even as title-contenders Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu progressed to the quarter-finals with facile wins
It was a dismal start to the international calendar for most Indians as they failed to cross the opening hurdle.
Senior national championship preview: Lakshya Sen on the cusp of history; Rituparna eyes third series win
Expectations will be sky high when Lakshya Sen will step on the court for the men’s singles final of the 81st Senior National Badminton Championships against Sourabh Verma.
India's top mixed doubles combine Ashwini Ponnappa and Tarun Kona also had to face a first round exit.