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Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu to open campaign against Ksenia Polikarpova of Israel
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu to open campaign against Ksenia Polikarpova of Israel

Sindhu has been clubbed in an easy Group J, also comprising Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Usain Bolt to Rafael Nadal, a look at superstars who will miss the Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Usain Bolt to Rafael Nadal, a look at superstars who will miss the Games

The Tokyo Olympics 2020 will see some of the biggest names in recent sporting history miss out, whether that's due to retirement or through injury.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu among top contenders for gold in absence of Carolina Marin, says Vimal Kumar
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu among top contenders for gold in absence of Carolina Marin, says Vimal Kumar

Sindhu had to settle for a silver five years back at the Rio Games after going down against Marin.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: In Carolina Marin's absence, who are PV Sindhu's biggest challengers?
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: In Carolina Marin's absence, who are PV Sindhu's biggest challengers?

In the absence of reigning champion Carolina Marin, who will be PV Sindhu's biggest challengers? From Nozomi Okuhara to Tai Tzu Ying, here's a technical analysis of reigning women badminton stalwarts vis-a-vis Sindhu.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu tells injured Carolina Marin, her conquerer at 2016 Games final, that she'll miss her
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu tells injured Carolina Marin, her conquerer at 2016 Games final, that she'll miss her

"I will miss you at the Olympic Games but hope we compete against each other soon, so come back fast and recover soon," Sindhu said in a video she posted on Twitter for Carolina Marin

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Defending champion Carolina Marin pulls out of Games due to knee injury
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Defending champion Carolina Marin pulls out of Games due to knee injury

Marin felt discomfort in her knee during training on Saturday and tests revealed that it's an ACL injury.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Defending champion Carolina Marin doubtful for Games after suffering knee injury
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Defending champion Carolina Marin doubtful for Games after suffering knee injury

Marin had earlier suffered an ACL injury on her right knee in January 2019, which kept her out of the courts until September of that year.

India Open to be held in May behind closed doors; Kento Momota, Carolina Marin among top entries
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India Open to be held in May behind closed doors; Kento Momota, Carolina Marin among top entries

All the players and officials coming from South Africa, Brazil, Middle East and European countries including UK will be serving a seven-day quarantine period

Swiss Open 2021: After loss in final, what PV Sindhu must do to return to her World Championship form
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Swiss Open 2021: After loss in final, what PV Sindhu must do to return to her World Championship form

Strangely, Sindhu's overall physical fitness is also not what it was on the eve of the 2019 World Championships, and she seems to lose her breath more frequently during the longer rallies.

Swiss Open: World champion PV Sindhu finishes with silver after straight games defeat to Carolina Marin
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Swiss Open: World champion PV Sindhu finishes with silver after straight games defeat to Carolina Marin

The 25-year-old Indian, who had won the coveted World Championship gold medal here in 2019, couldn't match the speed and accuracy of Marin during her 12-21, 5-21 defeat in the final that lasted only 35 minutes.

BWF World Tour Finals: Tai Tzu Ying, Anders Antonsen crack aura of invincibility around Carolina Marin, Viktor Axelsen
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BWF World Tour Finals: Tai Tzu Ying, Anders Antonsen crack aura of invincibility around Carolina Marin, Viktor Axelsen

Long-reigning World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying matched Carolina Marin’s scorching pace, pinned her repeatedly on her slightly vulnerable backhand baseline to come from 17-19 down in the decider to win 14-21, 21-8, 21-19

BWF World Tour Finals: Tai Tzu-ying beats Carolina Marin in women's final; Anders Antonsen stuns Viktor Axelsen
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BWF World Tour Finals: Tai Tzu-ying beats Carolina Marin in women's final; Anders Antonsen stuns Viktor Axelsen

Marin beat the 26-year-old Tai two weeks in a row during the previous Thailand Open tournament finals

BWF World Tour Finals: Carolina Marin guns for title after ending Pornpawee Chochuwong's run
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BWF World Tour Finals: Carolina Marin guns for title after ending Pornpawee Chochuwong's run

Spain's Marin — winner of back-to-back titles for the past fortnight — is gunning for a hat-trick of victories in Sunday's final.

BWF World Tour Finals: An Se-young registers maiden win over Carolina Marin; Tai Tzu-ying beats Ratchanok Intanon
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BWF World Tour Finals: An Se-young registers maiden win over Carolina Marin; Tai Tzu-ying beats Ratchanok Intanon

The young South Korean had lost to reigning Olympic champion Marin during their previous two meetings, but on Friday managed to capture a victory on the last day of the round-robin stage.

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu drawn with World No 1 Tai Tzu-ying, local favourite Ratchanok Intanon
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BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu drawn with World No 1 Tai Tzu-ying, local favourite Ratchanok Intanon

Tai, former world champion Ratchanok and Olympic silver-medallist Sindhu were grouped together with Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong for the round-robin stage of the biosecure tournament in Bangkok.

Thailand Open Super 1000: Carolina Marin and Viktor Axelsen claim second consecutive singles titles
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Thailand Open Super 1000: Carolina Marin and Viktor Axelsen claim second consecutive singles titles

Marin, the reigning Olympic champion, smashed top seed Tai Tzu-ying for the second time in a fortnight.

Thailand Open: Carolina Marin, Viktor Axelsen crowned champions after straight games wins
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Thailand Open: Carolina Marin, Viktor Axelsen crowned champions after straight games wins

The former world number one Spaniard was an imposing force with razor sharp smash shots, clever net work and an unmatched level of aggression and agility.

Thailand Open: Top-ranked Tai Tzu-ying sees off persistent Mia Blichfeldt to set up final clash against Carolina Marin
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Thailand Open: Top-ranked Tai Tzu-ying sees off persistent Mia Blichfeldt to set up final clash against Carolina Marin

The Taiwanese player made a strong start, but Blichfeldt's strong defence caused her problems.

Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth win in straight sets, Carolina Marin through to second round
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Thailand Open: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth win in straight sets, Carolina Marin through to second round

Saina got the better of Selvaduray Kisona of Malaysia 21-15, 21-15 in the women's singles opening round to set up a clash with Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan.

Thailand Open: Inside the bubble, badminton tour finally returns in Bangkok
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Thailand Open: Inside the bubble, badminton tour finally returns in Bangkok

The Thailand Open is the first of three consecutive tournaments played in strict bio-secure conditions and behind closed doors in Bangkok, culminating in the World Tour Finals from 27 January.