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
India Open 2020: Fresh concerns over badminton tournament after Delhi government bans all sports activities due to coronavirus
India Open 2020 was supposed to be held without any spectators to avoid spreading the deadly disease.
India Open 2020: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu handed tricky draws; B Sai Praneeth to face HS Prannoy in opening round
Former champions PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal have been handed tricky draws at the upcoming India Open which remains under the scanner in the wake of 29 positive novel coronavirus cases reported in the country.
BAI is optimistic about China's participation in the India Open in March despite the fears surrounding the deadly coronavirus as Chinese shuttlers are in quarantine for almost a fortnight in Europe.
India Open silver-medallist Vanlal Duati challenges semi-final defeat to Ritu at National Championships, says she 'feels robbed'
The Boxing Federation of India has assured Duati of a decision on her appeal by 7am on Sunday
Assam pugilist Kachari, representing RSPB, was on song and hardly broke a sweat, ending 2018 bronze medallist Jigyasa Rajput's campaign 5-0 in 81kg.
PBL 2020: Kidambi Srikanth withdraws, says he wants to focus on international events ahead of Tokyo Olympics
Srikanth is currently enduring a winless streak since claiming four titles in 2017. He had reached the finals of India Open earlier this year.
BWF World Championships 2019: PV Sindhu eases past Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po in straight games to enter pre-quarterfinals
Sindhu, who had reached the finals of Indonesia Open last month, looked in good touch as she controlled the rallies and outsmarted Chinese Taipei's Pai Yu Po 21-14 21-14 in a 43-minute contest.
Mary Kom compared her case to Badminton where she says that the proven performers like PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal aren't expected to give selection trials
Canada Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap enters first final of season, beats Wang Tzu Wei of Chinese Taipei
India's Parupalli Kashyap entered the finals of an event for the first time since the Austrian International Challenger last year
India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom enters final after beating Nikhat Zareen; all-Indian final in seven men's categories
Mary Kom overcame some stiff resistance to beat promising Nikhat Zareen in a split decision to enter the women's 51kg category final, while the men pugilists dominated the ring by making it an all-Indian gold-medal clash in seven categories.
India Open Boxing 2019: Shiva Thapa, Amit Panghal lead home domination as duo enter semi-final with strong performances
It was a spectacular homecoming for World championship bronze medallist Shiva Thapa, while Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal also lived up to his billing reaching the semifinals in 52kg category at the second India Open boxing tournament.
India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom faces possible semi-final clash with Nikhat Zareen; 10 Indian medallists confirmed
Six-time world champion Mary Kom may have a possible semi-final face-off with Asian Championships bronze medallist Nikhat Zareen in 51kg in the second Indian Open boxing tournament, which got underway in Guwahati on Monday.
India Open Boxing 2019: Mary Kom excited to make debut at home, says event a chance to test herself before World Championships
After her stunning performance at the Asian Championships, where Mary Kom became the first Indian to win a gold in 81kg, Pooja Rani has gone back to her original weight category of 75kg.
India Open 2019 takeaways: Kidambi Srikanth shows he is yet to hit top gear; PV Sindhu stumbles in crucial final
From Kidambi Srikanth's loss in the final to PV Sindhu's stumble in semis, here are some key takeaways from the just-concluded India Open.
India Open 2019: National coach Pullela Gopichand calls out 'inconsistent' umpiring in India's men's doubles loss in semis
"When you have umpires who don’t call you an entire week, they call you on a particular day, it's something wrong with the standards of umpiring in terms of consistency," Gopichand said.
India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen's sublime display of attacking badminton takes Kidambi Srikanth by surprise in final
At the stroke of game's 36th minute, Kidambi Srikanth sat motionless on his knees as Viktor Axelsen ran to his corner before acknowledging the cheers from a packed house.
India Open 2019: Viktor Axelsen outplays Kidambi Srikanth to win 2nd title; Ratchanok Intanon claims women's singles crown
Danish giant Viktor Axelsen outplayed home favourite Kidambi Srikanth in straight games to clinch the India Open badminton title on Sunday
India Open 2019: PV Sindhu slips up twice as spirited He Bingjiao snatches final spot after remarkable comebacks
He Bingjiao defeated PV Sindhu 23-21, 21-18 in 55 minutes to set up a final against Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon on Sunday
India Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth scrapes to three-game win over China's Huang Yuxiang, faces Viktor Axelsen in final
The win means Srikanth will face Viktor Axelsen in a blockbuster final on Sunday. It will be the 26-year-old's first Superseries-level final in 15 months.