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PBL 2020: Upbeat Bengaluru Raptors face Awadhe Warriors in must-win final league match for last semi-final spot
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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: Tai Tzu Ying beats Hyderabad Hunters' PV Sindhu in showpiece clash to guide Bengaluru Raptors to first win
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PBL 2020: Tai Tzu Ying beats Hyderabad Hunters' PV Sindhu in showpiece clash to guide Bengaluru Raptors to first win

World No 2 Tai Tzu Ying beat world champion PV Sindhu in a much-anticipated clash to guide Bengaluru Raptors to victory over Hyderabad Hunters in a Premier Badminton League fixture on Friday.

PBL 2020: North Eastern Warriors stun defending champs Bengaluru Raptors despite Tai Tzu Ying heroics
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PBL 2020: North Eastern Warriors stun defending champs Bengaluru Raptors despite Tai Tzu Ying heroics

North Eastern Warriors pulled off an upset 4-3 win over defending champions Bengaluru Raptors in a Premier Badminton League match on Tuesday

Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth advances after Kento Momota's sudden exit; Sourabh Verma qualifies for main draw
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Hong Kong Open: Kidambi Srikanth advances after Kento Momota's sudden exit; Sourabh Verma qualifies for main draw

Top Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the men's singles second round without playing a shot after his opponent Kento Momota's pull-out while Sourabh Verma entered the main draw of the Hong Kong Open after clinching straight-game wins in his two qualifying clashes in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

PBL 2018-19: Pune 7 Aces aim to make spectacular debut with strong lineup led by World Championship winner Carolina Marin
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PBL 2018-19: Pune 7 Aces aim to make spectacular debut with strong lineup led by World Championship winner Carolina Marin

The Pune team, baptized as the Pune 7 Aces and owned by Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu will be making their debut in the PBL bandwagon in the forthcoming edition.

Malaysia Open 2018: PV Sindhu’s hard-earned victory over Carolina Marin still leaves some questions unanswered
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Malaysia Open 2018: PV Sindhu’s hard-earned victory over Carolina Marin still leaves some questions unanswered

Has Sindhu reached the pinnacle of her powers, and is she ready to shed the opprobrium of being a perennial runner-up, and don the mantle of World champion?

Malaysia Open 2018: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth continue impressive run, cruise to semi-finals
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Malaysia Open 2018: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth continue impressive run, cruise to semi-finals

PV Sindhu, who won a silver at the Glasgow World Championship, will face world no 1 and top seed Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying on Saturday.

Malaysia Open 2018: India's PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth advance to quarterfinals; Sania Nehwal bows out
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Malaysia Open 2018: India's PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth advance to quarterfinals; Sania Nehwal bows out

Olympic and world championship silver medallist Sindhu brushed aside the challenge of Malaysia's Ying Ying Lee 21-8 21-14 to set up a clash with Olympic champion and former world no 1 Carolina Marin. The 22-year-old Indian has a 5-6 head-to-head record against the Spaniard.

All England Open 2018: HS Prannoy breaks Chou Tien Chen hoodoo; Saina Nehwal falls once again to Tai Tzu Ying
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All England Open 2018: HS Prannoy breaks Chou Tien Chen hoodoo; Saina Nehwal falls once again to Tai Tzu Ying

HS Prannoy turned the All England Badminton Championships’ formbook upside-down by notching his first victory in four meetings over the eighth-seeded Chou Tien Chen.

PBL 2018: PV Sindhu halts Tai Tzu Ying's winning run to give Chennai Smashers much-needed win
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PBL 2018: PV Sindhu halts Tai Tzu Ying's winning run to give Chennai Smashers much-needed win

India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu did the star turn, winning two matches as Chennai Smashers emerged victorious in the 'Smashers derby', beating Ahmedabad Smash Masters 2-1 in the Premier Badminton League (PBL).

PBL 2018: Chennai Smashers lose to Delhi Dashers in unfortunate fashion after Gabrielle Adcock suffered ankle injury
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PBL 2018: Chennai Smashers lose to Delhi Dashers in unfortunate fashion after Gabrielle Adcock suffered ankle injury

Defending champions Chennai Smashers went down to Delhi Dashers in an unfortunate fashion after they had to concede the last match of the tie due to an ankle injury to Gabrielle Adcock in the Vodafone Premier Badminton League on Wednesday.

PBL 2018: Saina Nehwal-less Awadhe Warriors shock defending champions Chennai Smashers in season opener
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PBL 2018: Saina Nehwal-less Awadhe Warriors shock defending champions Chennai Smashers in season opener

Awadhe Warriors won both their men's singles and mixed doubles matches to take an unassailable 3-0 lead (4-0 on points) in the five-match duel

Highlights, China Open SSP 2017: Viktor Axelsen moves into semis, PV Sindhu bows out
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Highlights, China Open SSP 2017: Viktor Axelsen moves into semis, PV Sindhu bows out

Catch the live score and updates of quarter-final action of the China Open Superseries Premier 2017

China Open Superseries Premier: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, PV Sindhu advance into second round
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China Open Superseries Premier: Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, PV Sindhu advance into second round

While Saina made short work of USA's Beiwen Zhang, second seed Sindhu had to dig deep to get the better of Sayaka Sato of Japan.

China Open Superseries Premier: Saina Nehwal breezes past Beiwan Zhang; Sameer Verma ousted
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China Open Superseries Premier: Saina Nehwal breezes past Beiwan Zhang; Sameer Verma ousted

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal sailed into the women's singles second round of the China Open Superseries Premier with a straight-game win over USA's Beiwan Zhang on Wednesday.

B Sai Praneeth, PV Sindhu advance to next round as Lee Chong Wei suffers shock defeat
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B Sai Praneeth, PV Sindhu advance to next round as Lee Chong Wei suffers shock defeat

B Sai Praneeth and PV Sindhu comfortably won their matches but Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei suffered a shock exit at the hands of France's Brice Leverdez.

World Badminton Championships 2017: Lee Chong Wei at crossroads as his dreams lay shattered post-early exit
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World Badminton Championships 2017: Lee Chong Wei at crossroads as his dreams lay shattered post-early exit

The 2020 Olympics is too far away and the 2018 World Championships in Nanjing may seem only a year away, but to Lee Chong Wei's aching bones and sagging spirit, it may as well be a year, or maybe an age, too late.

World Badminton Championships 2017: Lee Chong Wei’s shock early exit opens up draw for Chen Long
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World Badminton Championships 2017: Lee Chong Wei’s shock early exit opens up draw for Chen Long

Lee Chong Wei's exit meant that two-time reigning world champion, Chen Long of China, has one less prime contender to take care of, in his attempt to record a hat-trick of world titles.

World Badminton Championships 2017: Brice Leverdez stuns Lee Chong Wei in thriller, enters 2nd round
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World Badminton Championships 2017: Brice Leverdez stuns Lee Chong Wei in thriller, enters 2nd round

France's Brice Leverdez pulled off the first shock of the badminton World Championships by defeating men's second seed Lee Chong Wei in three games in Glasgow on Tuesday.

Canada Open: B Sai Praneeth, Manu Attri-B Sumeeth Reddy clinch badminton titles
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Canada Open: B Sai Praneeth, Manu Attri-B Sumeeth Reddy clinch badminton titles

B Sai Praneeth and Rio-bound men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy clinched twin crowns at the Canada Open badminton tournament.