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Denmark Open: PV Sindhu suffers straight-sets defeat to An Seyoung, Sameer Verma retires
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Denmark Open: PV Sindhu suffers straight-sets defeat to An Seyoung, Sameer Verma retires

Sindhu just couldn't find a way across the attacking game of An Seyoung, who was always a step ahead during the contest.

Prakash Padukone’s commandments: Focus on results, not rankings; find youngsters who are physically gifted
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Prakash Padukone’s commandments: Focus on results, not rankings; find youngsters who are physically gifted

Prakash Padukone’s commandments for Indian badminton: Focus on results, not rankings; find youngsters who are physically gifted; hire full-time professionals to work at BAI.

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu returns to action after Olympics, Saina Nehwal aims for good outing
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Denmark Open: PV Sindhu returns to action after Olympics, Saina Nehwal aims for good outing

Denmark Open also restarts the BWF World Tour following a suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

Ashwini Ponnappa-N Sikki Reddy finish runners-up at Denmark Masters International Challenge
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Ashwini Ponnappa-N Sikki Reddy finish runners-up at Denmark Masters International Challenge

The Indian pair lost in the final to top seeds Amalie Magelund and Freja Ravn of Denmark.

Nandu Natekar — the sorcerer who used the racket like a magic wand
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Nandu Natekar — the sorcerer who used the racket like a magic wand

Nandu Natekar's matches through the 1950s at the CCI and Bombay Gymkhana had salivating spectators queuing up for tickets overnight, with several having to be turned away because there was just no more space in the playing hall.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu leads Indian badminton's quest for elusive gold at Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: PV Sindhu leads Indian badminton's quest for elusive gold at Games

Sindhu is one of the favourites for the gold, especially in the absence of defending champion Carolina Marin, who missed the Games due to an injury.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Tough knock-out challenge awaits PV Sindhu; difficult draw for Sai Praneeth, Satwik-Chirag
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Tough knock-out challenge awaits PV Sindhu; difficult draw for Sai Praneeth, Satwik-Chirag

PV Sindhu has been drawn into an easier looking group but on her way to the final, she could face Akane Yamaguchi and Tai Tzu Ying.

Prakash Padukone recovering from COVID-19 infection at hospital in Bengaluru
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Prakash Padukone recovering from COVID-19 infection at hospital in Bengaluru

Prakash Padukone is likely to be discharged later this week.

Hope the remaining Olympic qualifiers take place, feeling better now physically, says Kidambi Srikanth
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Hope the remaining Olympic qualifiers take place, feeling better now physically, says Kidambi Srikanth

Kidambi Srikanth is now solely focussed on his performance in the last three Olympic qualifiers, starting with the India Open, which is scheduled to be held behind closed doors in the national capital from 11 to 16 May.

All England Open 2021: 'No gym, no practice for two days,' tweets Saina Nehwal day ahead of opener
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All England Open 2021: 'No gym, no practice for two days,' tweets Saina Nehwal day ahead of opener

With just a day remaining for the start of the main round of the All England Championships, Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal took to social media to express her dismay at being kept quarantined in her hotel room in Birmingham for over two days

Swiss Open 2021: Tepid Indian performance at Basel a reason to worry about Tokyo Olympics qualification
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Swiss Open 2021: Tepid Indian performance at Basel a reason to worry about Tokyo Olympics qualification

The early exits of Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy, Lakshya Sen did them no favours as they fight to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.

BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu scripts consolation win, Kidambi Srikanth bows out with defeat
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BWF World Tour Finals: PV Sindhu scripts consolation win, Kidambi Srikanth bows out with defeat

Kidambi Srikanth fought hard against NG Ka Long Angus but lost in three games.

Thailand Open Super 1000: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa's run in mixed doubles ends with semi-final loss
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Thailand Open Super 1000: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa's run in mixed doubles ends with semi-final loss

Up against the world number three Thai pair, Satwik and Ashwini, who are ranked 36th, showed great skills and temperament as they scripted an extraordinary fightback after losing the opening game by a whisker.

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.

Indian badminton contingent clears COVID-19 test, set to start training for upcoming events in Thailand
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Indian badminton contingent clears COVID-19 test, set to start training for upcoming events in Thailand

The players will also now have access to physio in their rooms but they will have to take prior appointment as part of the protocols in place.

PV Sindhu hopeful of travelling to Thailand from UK despite increasing travel bans due to new coronavirus strain
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PV Sindhu hopeful of travelling to Thailand from UK despite increasing travel bans due to new coronavirus strain

The 25-year-old had left for London in October to focus on her nutrition and fitness at the Gatorade Sports Science Institute and also has been training alongside British shuttlers Toby Penty and Rajiv Ouseph at the National Training Centre.

Need more players at national camp to implement my Olympics plans, says India's badminton singles coach Agus Dwi Santoso
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Need more players at national camp to implement my Olympics plans, says India's badminton singles coach Agus Dwi Santoso

SAI allowed the national camp for eight Olympic hopefuls following approval from the Telangana government on 1 August but only four are currently training at the SAI-Pullela Gopichand Academy.