Ashwini Ponappa

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Indian Open 2016: Challenge ends for men but Saina, Sindhu march on after easy wins
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Indian Open 2016: Challenge ends for men but Saina, Sindhu march on after easy wins

Defending champion Saina Nehwal entered the pre-quarterfinals but it turned out to be a disastrous day for the men with all of them, including reigning champion K Srikanth, failing to cross the opening hurdle at the Yonex-Sunrise India Open Super Series badminton in New Delhi on Thursday.

Badminton Worlds: Saina, Srikanth, Prannoy win; Kashyap lose in World C'ship
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Badminton Worlds: Saina, Srikanth, Prannoy win; Kashyap lose in World C'ship

Tenth seeded Indian badminton star Parupalli Kashyap lost but the women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnapa won their respective matches in the World Championships here on Wednesday.

At this level, you can't afford to blink: Badminton World No. 3 Kidambi Srikanth
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At this level, you can't afford to blink: Badminton World No. 3 Kidambi Srikanth

If you lose your focus, it won't matter if you have all the strokes in the world says Indian badminton star Kidambi Srikanth

Badminton: New hope for doubles in India after recent improved performances
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Badminton: New hope for doubles in India after recent improved performances

Lack of depth in doubles has proved to be India's bane at the world stage of badminton

World Badminton Championship: Led by Saina and Srikanth, India to field biggest ever team
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World Badminton Championship: Led by Saina and Srikanth, India to field biggest ever team

India will be fielding its biggest and strongest team at the World Badminton Championships in Indonesia, providing them their best chance of winning medals at the prestigious tournament

My sister is indisciplined: Open letter from Jwala Gutta's sister to SAI
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My sister is indisciplined: Open letter from Jwala Gutta's sister to SAI

Insi Gutta, makes her case for why her sister, Jwala, deserves better treatment from the government.

Sports Ministry to include Jwala-Ashwini in TOP scheme; reiterate there was no bias
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Sports Ministry to include Jwala-Ashwini in TOP scheme; reiterate there was no bias

Sports Ministry is set to include shuttlers Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa in the Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme

No bias against doubles players, time to put all this to rest: Gopichand on Jwala-Ashwini
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No bias against doubles players, time to put all this to rest: Gopichand on Jwala-Ashwini

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand rubbished all the allegations levelled against him by Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, and insisted that the Indian women's doubles pair are getting all the support

The Big Interview: India can't be badminton superpower without strong doubles pairs, says Vimal Kumar
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The Big Interview: India can't be badminton superpower without strong doubles pairs, says Vimal Kumar

In a freewheeling chat held in early June, Kumar talks about India's doubles problem, how the government and the Badminton Association of India (BAI) can better spend their money and whether he enjoys being 'Saina's coach'.

If more athletes got financial backing, we'd have more No. 1s: Jwala Gutta
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If more athletes got financial backing, we'd have more No. 1s: Jwala Gutta

Gutta has time and again expressed her disappointment, saying that neither she nor Ashwini as the support of the Badminton Association of India (BAI).

US Open Badminton: Attri-Reddy in men's doubles finals; Jwala-Ashwini and Praneeth lose
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US Open Badminton: Attri-Reddy in men's doubles finals; Jwala-Ashwini and Praneeth lose

Indian men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy reached the finals but it was curtains for B Sai Praneeth and women's doubles combo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa at the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.

CWG 2014: India's badminton stars look to better 2010 run
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CWG 2014: India's badminton stars look to better 2010 run

India had won two gold, one silver and one bronze in 2010 and this time again they would look to repeat their performance even though they suffered a jolt with the late withdrawal of Saina due to injury.

Need tougher system to help groom players for doubles: Gopichand
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Need tougher system to help groom players for doubles: Gopichand

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand says a lot of work needs to be done in doubles event and stressed on the importance of a tougher system in place.

Jwala-Ashwini pair looks to roar back to form at Indian Open
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Jwala-Ashwini pair looks to roar back to form at Indian Open

Ponnappa, along with Gutta, failed to even qualify for the All England Championship before making the first round exit at the Swiss Open this season.