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Hylo Open: Kidambi Srikanth ousts Jonatan Christie, storms into semi-finals
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Hylo Open: Kidambi Srikanth ousts Jonatan Christie, storms into semi-finals

Kidambi Srikanth won the match 21-13, 21-19 in 39 minutes despite a late charge in the second game from the 2018 Asian Games champion Jonatan Christie.

French Open badminton: Kidambi Srikanth suffers defeat in pre-quarters
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French Open badminton: Kidambi Srikanth suffers defeat in pre-quarters

In the men’s doubles, seventh-seeded Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty beat the Malaysian duo of Man Wei Chong and Kai Wun Tee 21-16 21-14 in a round of 16 of French Open

Denmark Open: Lakshya Sen beats Prannoy to reach quarter-finals, Srikanth knocked out after losing to Loh
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Denmark Open: Lakshya Sen beats Prannoy to reach quarter-finals, Srikanth knocked out after losing to Loh

Lakshya Sen defeated HS Prannoy 21-9 21-18 to reach the quarter-finals of the Denmark Open while former champion Kidambi Srikanth lost to the seventh-seeded Loh Kean Yew 13-21 15-21 in a match that lasted 35 minutes.

Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth beats Hong Kong's Ng Ka Long Angus to reach second round
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Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth beats Hong Kong's Ng Ka Long Angus to reach second round

Coming into the match with a 3-3 head-to-head record, Kidambi Srikanth found the going tough against Ng Ka Long Angus and soon fell behind as the Hong Kong player eked out a 11-8 lead at the mid-game interval.

Japan Open 2022: HS Prannoy enters quarters with giant killing of Loh Kean Yew, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out
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Japan Open 2022: HS Prannoy enters quarters with giant killing of Loh Kean Yew, Kidambi Srikanth crashes out

HS Prannoy will next face Chinese Taipei's Chou Tien Chen in the last eight stage. Srikanth, however, couldn't extend his run as he went down 10-21 16-21 to Kanta Tsuneyama

Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth wins in straight games, Lakshya Sen, Saina Nehwal exit early
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Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth wins in straight games, Lakshya Sen, Saina Nehwal exit early

Kidambi Srikanth, a former world number 1, recovered from his early exit from last week's World Championships, whereas Laskhya Sen squandered an opening game advantage and lost to world number 21.

Commonwealth Games: Kidambi, Treesa-Gayatri clinch bronze; PV Sindhu, Lakshya Sen one step away from winning gold
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Commonwealth Games: Kidambi, Treesa-Gayatri clinch bronze; PV Sindhu, Lakshya Sen one step away from winning gold

Srikanth prevailed over Singapore's world number 87 Jia Heng Teh 21-15 21-18 to claim a bronze medal to go with the silver that he had won four years ago in Gold Coast.

Commonwealth Games: Lakshya Sen sails into semi-finals; PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth too make it with hard-fought wins
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Commonwealth Games: Lakshya Sen sails into semi-finals; PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth too make it with hard-fought wins

World number 10 Sen beat Mauritius' Julien Georges Paul 21-12 21-11 after Sindhu and Srikanth struggled past Malaysia's Goh Wei Jin and England's Toby Penty in women's and men's singles quarter-finals to stay on course for an individual CWG medal.

Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Lakshya Sen sail into quarterfinals
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Commonwealth Games: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Lakshya Sen sail into quarterfinals

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth and Lakshya Sen, registered easy wins to storm into the quarterfinals of singles events at the Commonwealth Games

P V Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth among top badminton stars to launch Grand Prix Badminton League
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P V Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth among top badminton stars to launch Grand Prix Badminton League

Badminton stars including P V Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth and Jwala Guttawill will take part in the launch of the Grand Prix Badminton League, Karnataka's own version of Premier Badminton League on Saturday.

Thailand Open 2022: PV Sindhu enters quarters, lone Indian in fray
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Thailand Open 2022: PV Sindhu enters quarters, lone Indian in fray

The world no 7 Sindhu, seeded sixth, took just 37 minutes to get the better of Sim Yu Jin, who had played a pivotal role in Korea's Uber Cup win, 21-16 21-13 in a second round match.

Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu enter second round but Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy exit
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Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu enter second round but Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy exit

Sindhu huffed and puffed her way to the women's singles second round while Srikanth and Prannoy suffered contrasting fates in the opening round of Thailand Open on Wednesday.

Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth drops a game before reaching 2nd round
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Thailand Open: Kidambi Srikanth drops a game before reaching 2nd round

In a match that lasted three games, Srikanth lost the opening game before beating Leverdez 18-21, 21-10, 21-16 9 in 49 minutes.

Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win
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Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win

Thomas Cup: India created history on Sunday by beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in the finals.

Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'
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Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'

India beat 14-time Thomas Cup champions Indonesia 3-0 to win the men's team badminton event for the first time. Kidambi Srikanth beat Jonatan Christie in the men's singles.

Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph
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Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph

The team’s senior-most player and former World No. 1 Srikanth then sealed maiden Thomas Cup for India with a straight-game win against an in-form Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21.

Thomas Cup: HS Prannoy wins decisive contest, India through to their first final
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Thomas Cup: HS Prannoy wins decisive contest, India through to their first final

With the match tied at 2-2, HS Prannoy defeated Rasmus Gemke in the decider to give the Indian team a historic victory over the 2016 champions.

Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men’s team qualifies for knockouts with 5-0 thrashing of Canada
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Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men’s team qualifies for knockouts with 5-0 thrashing of Canada

India had earlier beaten Germany by a similar margin, and is thus assured of a top-two finish in Group C of Thomas Cup.

Thomas & Uber Cup: India men's team start with resounding 5-0 win over Germany
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Thomas & Uber Cup: India men's team start with resounding 5-0 win over Germany

World Championships bronze medallist Lakshya Sen started the proceeding with an easy 21-16 21-13 win over world no 64 Max Weisskirchen

Korea Open: PV Sindhu beats Ongbamrungphan to reach semis, Kidambi Srikanth downs Son Wanho in three-game thriller
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Korea Open: PV Sindhu beats Ongbamrungphan to reach semis, Kidambi Srikanth downs Son Wanho in three-game thriller

Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth progressed to the semi-finals of the Korea Open Super 500 badminton tournament with contrasting wins.