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Former players, coaches skeptical as BWF considers change in points system to shorten matches
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Former players, coaches skeptical as BWF considers change in points system to shorten matches

Several proposals from member associations will be discussed during the AGM, the most important being a joint proposal from Badminton Indonesia and Badminton Maldives, and seconded by Badminton Asia, to "amend the Laws of Badminton relating to the Scoring System."

Highlights, Thailand Open Super 1000, badminton score and results: Satwiksairaj, Ashwini lose in semi-final
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Highlights, Thailand Open Super 1000, badminton score and results: Satwiksairaj, Ashwini lose in semi-final

Catch all the updates from matches involving Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty and Ashwini Ponnappa in Thailand Open Super 1000 badminton tournament

Fitness, not form, biggest concern for Saina and Kashyap as badminton duo eyes January return
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Fitness, not form, biggest concern for Saina and Kashyap as badminton duo eyes January return

“I don’t see me and Saina hitting top form for a month, at least. But, we hope to be ready by January, when tournaments resume,” Kashyap said.

Solely Saina's decision to shift to Bangalore, says Prakash Padukone Academy on Pullela Gopichand's outburst
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Solely Saina's decision to shift to Bangalore, says Prakash Padukone Academy on Pullela Gopichand's outburst

"PPBA did not have any role to play in Saina Nehwal's decision to move to Bangalore and train at PPBA," Padukone academy said in a statement.

PV Sindhu vs Chen Yufei, BWF World Tour Finals Highlights: Chen Yufei beats PV Sindhu 20-22, 21-16, 21-12
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PV Sindhu vs Chen Yufei, BWF World Tour Finals Highlights: Chen Yufei beats PV Sindhu 20-22, 21-16, 21-12

PV Sindhu lost to China's Chen Yufei 22-20, 16-21, 12-21 in the second match at BWF World Tour Finals 2019.

PV Sindhu vs Akane Yamaguchi, BWF World Tour Finals Highlights: Yamaguchi beats PV Sindhu 18-21, 21-18, 21-8
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PV Sindhu vs Akane Yamaguchi, BWF World Tour Finals Highlights: Yamaguchi beats PV Sindhu 18-21, 21-18, 21-8

PV Sindhu lost momentum in the third game and Japan's Akane Yamaguchi triumphed at the BWF World Tour FInals.

BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap progresses to pre-quarters as PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth crash out
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BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap progresses to pre-quarters as PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth crash out

World champion PV Sindhu crashed out of the Korea Open in the first round a week after being ousted from the China Open in the second round.

Chen Yufei, Shi Yuqi given top seeds as Chinese shuttlers set to dominate field at India Open badminton
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Chen Yufei, Shi Yuqi given top seeds as Chinese shuttlers set to dominate field at India Open badminton

Having upset World No 1 Tai Tzu Ying in the final of the All England Open last week, World No 2 Yufei will command a lot of attention as she battles it out with India's very best at this premier World Tour Super 500 event.

PBL 2018-19: New-look teams, star power highlight latest edition as league enters fourth season
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PBL 2018-19: New-look teams, star power highlight latest edition as league enters fourth season

The churn of players in this edition of PBL makes it difficult to predict the likely victors of this 23-day competition.

World Badminton Championships 2018: When and where to watch PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin final, coverage on TV and live streaming on Hotstar
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World Badminton Championships 2018: When and where to watch PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin final, coverage on TV and live streaming on Hotstar

Here's all you need to know about watching PV Sindhu's World Badminton Championships final against Carolina Marin live on Sunday.

Malaysia Open 2018: Lee Chong Wei reaffirms class in gruelling win over Kento Momota; Tai Tzu Ying romps to women's title
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Malaysia Open 2018: Lee Chong Wei reaffirms class in gruelling win over Kento Momota; Tai Tzu Ying romps to women's title

Lee Chong Wei showed little signs of slowing down in his tough win over Japan's Kento Momota, but there seems no challenger yet for World No 1 woman player Tai Tzu Ying.

Thomas and Uber Cup: France give India a 4-1 pummelling as HS Prannoy takes up doubles coaching duties
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Thomas and Uber Cup: France give India a 4-1 pummelling as HS Prannoy takes up doubles coaching duties

HS Prannoy took on the duties of doubles coach in preference to opening the proceedings in the first singles against the dangerous 32-year-old French vanguard Brice Leverdez, but the move misfired.

India's badminton legend Nandu Natekar impressed by current crop of country's shuttlers
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India's badminton legend Nandu Natekar impressed by current crop of country's shuttlers

Natekar, who made it to the quarter-finals of the then unofficial All-England Championship in 1954 in his only appearance in the prestigious tournament, feels badminton in India is going through it's golden phase.

New Zealand Open: Fitter, faster Jonatan Christie too good for Sai Praneeth in semis, sets up summit clash with Lin Dan
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New Zealand Open: Fitter, faster Jonatan Christie too good for Sai Praneeth in semis, sets up summit clash with Lin Dan

Praneeth should have won in straight games, for he held a slender 17-15 lead in the second game after winning the first with a degree of comfort. But Christie's superior fitness stood out.

Badminton Asia Championships: Valiant Saina Nehwal goes down to fitter Tai Tzu Ying; unforced errors cost HS Prannoy
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Badminton Asia Championships: Valiant Saina Nehwal goes down to fitter Tai Tzu Ying; unforced errors cost HS Prannoy

Indian ace Saina Nehwal lost 27-25, 21-19 to Tai Tzu Ying in semis while HS Prannoy went down to Chen Long 21-16, 21-18.

Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance to semis; Sindhu, Srikanth bow out
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Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy advance to semis; Sindhu, Srikanth bow out

Former World No 1 Saina showed her class as she dumped unseeded Korean Lee Jang Mi 21-15 21-13 in a 43-minute clash. She will face World No 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei next.