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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Four years from quarter-final run in Rio, Kidambi Srikanth's chances of qualification are fading quickly
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Four years from quarter-final run in Rio, Kidambi Srikanth's chances of qualification are fading quickly

There are simply not enough tournaments left for Srikanth to collect the 8,000+ points required to overtake Gemke and finish in the top-16, even if he puts in a late gallop and finishes among the medals at these competitions

Badminton Asia Team Championships: Lakshya Sen stuns Jonathan Christie but Indian men's team lose in semi-finals
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Badminton Asia Team Championships: Lakshya Sen stuns Jonathan Christie but Indian men's team lose in semi-finals

Lakshya, who had a stellar run in 2019 with five titles, showed his prowess during his straight-game win over Jonatan, who is one of the top medal contenders at the Olympic Games.

Badminton Asia 2020: Kidambi Srikanth, Chirag Shetty's clutch doubles win sees Indian men beat Thailand to set up Indonesia clash
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Badminton Asia 2020: Kidambi Srikanth, Chirag Shetty's clutch doubles win sees Indian men beat Thailand to set up Indonesia clash

The twist in the tale was provided by India’s erstwhile premier singles player, Kidambi Srikanth, who shrugged off his 20-22, 14-21 defeat at the hands of world junior champion

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy win opening-round matches in straight games; Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma ousted
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Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy win opening-round matches in straight games; Saina Nehwal, Sameer Verma ousted

Sixth seed Sindhu took 36 minutes to see off World No 19 Kim Ga Eun of Korea 21-15, 21-16 to progress to the second round where she will face Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan

Japan Open 2019: Defending champion Kento Momota brushes aside Jonatan Christie; Akane Yamaguchi eases past Nozomi Okuhara
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Japan Open 2019: Defending champion Kento Momota brushes aside Jonatan Christie; Akane Yamaguchi eases past Nozomi Okuhara

Fourth-seeded Akane Yamaguchi, however, was her usual phlegmatic self, not allowing even a flicker of satisfaction to touch her poker-faced visage after completing a 21-13, 21-15 hatchet job

Japan Open 2019: Kento Momota proves too strong for Sai Praneeth; Akane Yamaguchi lays Chen Yufei low
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Japan Open 2019: Kento Momota proves too strong for Sai Praneeth; Akane Yamaguchi lays Chen Yufei low

The 24-year-old Momota, who has already won four titles in 2019, proved too strong and agile for Praneeth, and ticked quite a few boxes in his preparations for defending in Basel next month the world crown he had won last year in Nanjing.

Kidambi Srikanth lone Indian shuttler in World Tour Finals rankings; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu ranked outside top 10
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Kidambi Srikanth lone Indian shuttler in World Tour Finals rankings; Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu ranked outside top 10

While Srikanth rode on his quarterfinal finishes in five of his six tournaments, Sindhu and Saina are ranked 13th and 12th respectively in women's singles list.

Sudirman Cup 2019: Indonesia rely on doubles strength to eliminate Chinese Taipei; Japan breeze into semi-finals
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Sudirman Cup 2019: Indonesia rely on doubles strength to eliminate Chinese Taipei; Japan breeze into semi-finals

Saturday's semi-finals of Sudirman Cup will see hosts China taking on unconsidered Thailand in the first of the elite group penultimate-round ties in morning, while the Indonesians and Japanese cross swords with one another in the evening.

Singapore Open 2019: Nozomi Okuhara decimates lacklustre PV Sindhu; Anthony Ginting sets up final against Kento Momota
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Singapore Open 2019: Nozomi Okuhara decimates lacklustre PV Sindhu; Anthony Ginting sets up final against Kento Momota

Indian badminton supporters have gotten used to seeing her perpetual frown of self-doubt and indifferent body language, but rarely have they seen Sindhu appear so disinterested

Malaysia Open 2019: Lin Dan beats compatriot Shi Yuqi to seal final berth; Tai Tzu Ying gets vengeance against Chen Yufei
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Malaysia Open 2019: Lin Dan beats compatriot Shi Yuqi to seal final berth; Tai Tzu Ying gets vengeance against Chen Yufei

Lin Dan's 21-19, 16-21, 21-12 win against Shi Yuqi was only his second triumph in seven meetings, and came after four successive losses, including three last year alone

Malaysia Open 2019: Lin Dan bests compatriot Shi Yuqi to enter final; Tai Tzu-ying, Akane Yamaguchi set up mouthwatering clash
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Malaysia Open 2019: Lin Dan bests compatriot Shi Yuqi to enter final; Tai Tzu-ying, Akane Yamaguchi set up mouthwatering clash

It is the second final that the Chinese shuttler Lin Dan has reached this year but the two-time Olympic gold medallist conceded it was tough to battle past Shi Yuqi

Malaysia Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth falters against Chen Long to lose scrappy quarter-final clash; Lin Dan marches into semis
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Malaysia Open 2019: Kidambi Srikanth falters against Chen Long to lose scrappy quarter-final clash; Lin Dan marches into semis

Kidambi Srikanth was coasting along effortlessly en route to the opening stanza when his game inexplicably degenerated into a spate of errors.

Swiss Open badminton: Subhankar Dey stuns Jonatan Christie to reach quarter-final; Riya Mookerjee through to last-eight
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Swiss Open badminton: Subhankar Dey stuns Jonatan Christie to reach quarter-final; Riya Mookerjee through to last-eight

Subhankar Dey and Riya Mookerjee advanced to men's and women's singles quarter-finals respectively of the Swiss Open badminton tournament.

All England Championships 2019: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth move into quarter-finals with hard-fought wins
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All England Championships 2019: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth move into quarter-finals with hard-fought wins

Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth were made to toil hard to seal their places in the quarter-finals of the $1 million All England Championships.

Highlights, Indonesia Masters 2019 results: India's Saina Nehwal battles past He Bingjiao to enter final
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Highlights, Indonesia Masters 2019 results: India's Saina Nehwal battles past He Bingjiao to enter final

Catch the live scores and updates of the Indonesia Masters as Saina Nehwal takes on He Bingjiao in the semi-finals

Indonesia Masters 2019: Saina Nehwal remains lone Indian challenger after Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu falter
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Indonesia Masters 2019: Saina Nehwal remains lone Indian challenger after Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu falter

Saina Nehwal was in good nick at the Istora Senayan, and managed to take her career head-to-head record against Chochuwong to 4-0 with a comfortable 21-7, 21-18 victory in 33 minutes

Hong Kong Open: Top-seed Kento Momota survives early scare against Jonatan Cristie to reach semi-final
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Hong Kong Open: Top-seed Kento Momota survives early scare against Jonatan Cristie to reach semi-final

The top seed Kento Momota was dominating the match by the time the second game was over, and he wrapped up the decider in 15 minutes, to enter the semi-finals.

China Open: Kidambi Srikanth, Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy advance; HS Prannoy crashes out
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China Open: Kidambi Srikanth, Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy advance; HS Prannoy crashes out

Fifth seed Srikanth, ranked 9th, saw off France's Lucas Corvee 21-12 21-16 in 35 minutes to set up a clash with Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.

French Open: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth through to second round; Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa bow out
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French Open: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth through to second round; Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Ashwini Ponnappa bow out

Saina Nehwal outclassed Japan's Saena Kawakami in the women's singles while defending champion Kidambi Srikanth beat Hong Kong's Wong Wing Ki Vincent.

Denmark Open: Saina Nehwal earns magnificent win over Akane Yamaguchi; Sameer Verma topples Jonatan Christie
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Denmark Open: Saina Nehwal earns magnificent win over Akane Yamaguchi; Sameer Verma topples Jonatan Christie

India’s finest and most consistent player of this last decade, Saina Nehwal, strode majestically into the final eight with a commanding victory over World No 2, Akane Yamaguchi of Japan