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
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: Rituparna Das stuns Beiwen Zhang to guide Pune 7 Aces to semi-finals with breezy victory over Awadhe Warriors
Rituparna Das stunned World No 14 Beiwen Zhang in straight games as Pune 7 Aces beat Awadhe Warriors 4-1 to seal their semi-final berth at the fifth Premier Badminton League on Monday
PBL 2020: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Jessica Pugh win mixed doubles match-up to send Chennai Superstarz into semi-finals
The enthralling tie went down to the wire and was decided only in the fifth rubber when Chennai's Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and his mixed doubles partner Jessica Pugh beat Awadhe's Christinna Pedersen and Ko Sung Hyun 15-11, 13-15, 15-14 at the GMC Balayogi SATS Indoor Stadium
PBL 2020: Shubhankar Dey beats Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk, helps Awadhe Warriors to 4-3 victory against North Eastern Warriors
The 26-year old Dey wore down Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk 15-9, 15-14 to help Awadhe Warriors pull off a come-from-behind 4-3 win over North Eastern Warriors
PBL 2020: All you need to know about seven teams participating in fifth edition of Premier Badminton League
Here’s a detailed look at all the players and teams taking part in the fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League
PBL 2020 LIVE Streaming: When and where to watch Premier Badminton League matches, Live score online
Seven PBL teams – Awadhe Warriors, Bengaluru Raptors, Mumbai Rockets, Hyderabad Hunters, Chennai Superstarz, North Eastern Warriors and Pune 7 Aces – will slug it out for a prize of Rs 6 crore.
PBL 2018-19: Bengaluru Raptors' Kidambi Srikanth, Hendra Setiawan-Mohammad Ahsan topple Awadhe Warriors to enter final
It was the singles stars, ably backed up by a former world champion men's doubles combination, that worked the trick for Bengaluru Raptors in their play-off semi-final of the Premier Badminton League's fourth edition (PBL-4) against Awadhe Warriors.
PBL 2018-19: Kidambi Srikanth combines with Sai Praneeth to help Bengaluru Raptors beat Awadhe Warriors in semi-final
The unbeaten Kidambi Srikanth combined with Sai Praneeth to guide Bengaluru Raptors to a win over Awadhe Warriors in the first semi-final of the Premier Badminton League on Friday.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 117: India's historic Test series victory in Australia, AFC Asian Cup and more
We discuss India's historic Test series victory in Australia, AFC Asian Cup and more on this episode of Spodcast
LISTEN: Full script of Episode 117 of Spodcast where we discuss India's series win in Australia, AFC Asian Cup and more
Here's the full script of today's Spodcast as we discuss India's historic Test series victory in Australia, AFC Asian Cup and more
PBL 2018-19: Son Wan-ho beats Rajiv Ouseph as Awadhe Warriors edge past Chennai Smashers in hard-fought encounter
With the four points that the Warriors earned from Monday's match, they have now moved up to the second position with 20 points. The top position in the leaderboard is still held by the defending champions Hyderabad Hunters.
Axelsen looked much more settled in the second game and built a 6-1 lead. Son did come back to within three points of the Dane but his unforced errors allowed Axelsen to grab the game 15-8.
PBL 2018-19: Hyderabad Hunters, Mumbai Rockets move further away from chasing pack despite losing trump apiece
By the end of the third leg of PBL, which has already covered Mumbai, Hyderabad and Pune, five of the nine teams in the fray had played four ties each
PBL 2018-19: Ashwini Ponnappa hopes partnership with Mathias Christiansen is as fruitful as one with Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Interestingly, Ponnappa, who'll be playing for Awadhe Warriors this season is keen on learning from teammate Mathias Christiansen, which will benefit her in the long run.
Here is the full schedule of the 2018-19 season of the Premier Badminton League.
Saina and Sindhu clashed twice in the international circuit so far with both winning once. At the 2014 Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold, Saina defeated Sindhu, who returned the favour at the India Open Superseries last year.
PBL 2018: Chennai Smashers. Mumbai Rockets falter as Hyderabad Hunters impress with top of the table finish
The clean sweep of all five matches took Hyderabad to the top of the eight-team table, but did not prevent the Bengaluru team from taking the fourth spot.
PBL 2018: Carolina Marin, B Sai Praneeth guide Hyderabad Hunters to crushing win over Awadhe Warriors
Rio Olympic champion Carolina Marin defeated Indian ace Saina Nehwal as Hyderabad Hunters thrashed Awadhe Warriors 6-(-1) in a Premier Badminton League (PBL) match at the Nehru Indoor Stadium.
PBL 2018: HS Prannoy, Viktor Axelsen and other top players express excitement about playing in Chennai
"I am really happy to be part of PBL and look forward to the matches in Chennai. We have had a good start to the season and we can hopefully do well," Axelsen told reporters