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National Games 2022: B Sai Praneeth, Aakarshi Kashyap clinch badminton singles titles
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National Games 2022: B Sai Praneeth, Aakarshi Kashyap clinch badminton singles titles

B Sai Praneeth won the match 2-1 after a strong contest against Mithun Manjunath, Aakarshi Kashyap defeated Malvika Bansod 2-0.

Vietnam Open 2022: B Sai Praneeth bows out; Meiraba and Ruthvik among Indians in pre-quarterfinals
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Vietnam Open 2022: B Sai Praneeth bows out; Meiraba and Ruthvik among Indians in pre-quarterfinals

A former World Championships bronze medallist, Praneeth, who has been struggling for form for the last one year, lost 21-17, 18-21, 13-21 to Satish Kumar to make another early exit from a tournament.

Malaysia Masters: B Sai Praneeth, PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap move to second round
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Malaysia Masters: B Sai Praneeth, PV Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap move to second round

Praneeth defeated Cordon 21-8, 21-9, in a match that lasted for 26 minutes. The Indian shuttler dominated the proceedings in both the games and stormed into the second round

Malaysia Open: Prannoy, Satwik-Chirag advances to next round, Praneeth, Sameer bow out
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Malaysia Open: Prannoy, Satwik-Chirag advances to next round, Praneeth, Sameer bow out

While Prannoy beat Malaysia’s Daren Liew, Praneeth and Sameer lost to Indonesia’s Anthony Sinisuka and Jonatan Christie respectively.

Orleans Masters: B Sai Praneeth bows out after straight games loss to Christo Popov; Anupama Upadhaya reaches last eight
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Orleans Masters: B Sai Praneeth bows out after straight games loss to Christo Popov; Anupama Upadhaya reaches last eight

Praneeth lost his pre-quarterfinal match of the Super 100 event 12-21 11-21 in 35 minutes. Upadhyaya, on the other hand, beat Lonice Huet of France 21-17 21-16.

Orleans Masters: Praneeth advances to third round; Anupama and Ira reach second round
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Orleans Masters: Praneeth advances to third round; Anupama and Ira reach second round

Top seed Praneeth advanced to the men's singles third round with a straight game win over Czech Republic's Jan Louda at the Orleans Masters Super 100 badminton tournament on Wednesday.

Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth makes winning start; Chirag-Satwiksairaj pair stun All England champions
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Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth makes winning start; Chirag-Satwiksairaj pair stun All England champions

Srikanth defeated Mads Christophersen in straight games in the men's singles opening round. The Indian beat the Danish player 21-16, 21-17 in a match lasting 32 minutes.

Won't play unless I'm 100 percent fit and had adequate training, says B Sai Praneeth
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Won't play unless I'm 100 percent fit and had adequate training, says B Sai Praneeth

Sai Praneeth, a 2017 Singapore Open champion, will take on Olympic champion Viktor Axelsen in his opening game at the All England Championships this week.

India Open 2022: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth eye glory as Super 500 tournament begins amid COVID-19 spike
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India Open 2022: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth eye glory as Super 500 tournament begins amid COVID-19 spike

A lot of ranking points will be up for grabs at the $400,000 Super 500 tournament which is being held in the looming shadows of a raging third wave of the pandemic in the country with cases rising at a rapid speed, fuelled by the new Omicorn variant.

Indian Open 2022: B Sai Praneeth withdraws from tournament after testing positive for COVID-19
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Indian Open 2022: B Sai Praneeth withdraws from tournament after testing positive for COVID-19

Another Indian player, double specialist Dhruv Rawat, also tested positive for the virus.

Indian Open Badminton: World Championships bronze medallist Lakshya Sen eyes maiden title
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Indian Open Badminton: World Championships bronze medallist Lakshya Sen eyes maiden title

Sen says he will look to build on his rich vein of form and return with a maiden title when he begins the new season with a debut appearance at the India Open Super 500 in New Delhi on Tuesday.

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu eyes successful title defence in Spain
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BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu eyes successful title defence in Spain

While Sindhu will fancy her chances, retaining the title will still be much easier said than done as she still has to face the likes of ninth seeded Thai Pornpawee Chochuwong, top seed Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei and Korea's teen sensation An Seyoung.

Mulyo Handoyo, Tan Kim Her set to return as India's badminton coaches
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Mulyo Handoyo, Tan Kim Her set to return as India's badminton coaches

Tough taskmaster Mulyo, who has coached Athens Olympic gold medallist Taufik Hidayat, had a brief stint in India and is credited for the success of men's singles players like Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy in 2017.

Thomas Cup: Indian men's team suffers 1-3 defeat against Denmark in quarter-final
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Thomas Cup: Indian men's team suffers 1-3 defeat against Denmark in quarter-final

A struggling Kidambi Srikanth was outplayed by his world number 2 opponent and Tokyo Olympics gold medallist Viktor Axelsen, who won the first match 21-12, 21-13 in 38 minutes.

Thomas Cup: Indian men's team beats Tahiti 5-0 to enter quarter-finals
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Thomas Cup: Indian men's team beats Tahiti 5-0 to enter quarter-finals

It was a second straight 5-0 win for India, with the team having beaten the Netherlands by an identical margin on Sunday.

B Sai Praneeth says he 'needs a couple of wins' to regain his confidence
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B Sai Praneeth says he 'needs a couple of wins' to regain his confidence

Sai Praneeth is desperate to get some wins under his belt to regain his confidence as he gears up for next week's Thomas Cup and Uber Cup Finals.

Sudirman Cup 2021: India crash out of tournament after 0-5 loss to China
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Sudirman Cup 2021: India crash out of tournament after 0-5 loss to China

It was India's second consecutive defeat after losing the Sudirman Cup Group A opener to Thailand.

Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth to lead India teams in Thomas and Uber Cup Finals
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Saina Nehwal, B Sai Praneeth to lead India teams in Thomas and Uber Cup Finals

BAI also on Sunday named a 12-member Indian team for the Sudirman Cup, which is slated to take place from 26 September to 3 October in Finland.

Sudirman Cup: India draws with top seeded reigning champions China as well as Thailand and Finland
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Sudirman Cup: India draws with top seeded reigning champions China as well as Thailand and Finland

The prestigious World Mixed Team Championship is scheduled to be held in Vantaa, Finland from 26 September to 3 October.