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After postponing China Masters, Dutch Open twice, BWF cancels tournaments due to coronavirus
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After postponing China Masters, Dutch Open twice, BWF cancels tournaments due to coronavirus

Badminton’s World Tour is due to restart with the Taipei Open during the first week of September, followed by the Korea Open a week later.

BWF French Open 2019: PV Sindhu looks to snap run of early exits, Saina Nehwal keen to rise above fitness woes
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BWF French Open 2019: PV Sindhu looks to snap run of early exits, Saina Nehwal keen to rise above fitness woes

World champion PV Sindhu would look to snap her recent run of early exits when she begins her women's singles campaign at the $750,000 French Open badminton tournament, beginning on Tuesday.

BWF Denmark Open 2019: Saina Nehwal loses to Sayaka Takahashi in straight games; Sameer Verma beats Kanta Tsuneyama to advance to second round
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BWF Denmark Open 2019: Saina Nehwal loses to Sayaka Takahashi in straight games; Sameer Verma beats Kanta Tsuneyama to advance to second round

Saina has been going through a tough phase with fitness issues since claiming the Indonesia Masters in January, having previously made first-round exits from China and Korea Open this year

BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap crashes out with semi-final defeat to World No 1 Kento Momota
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BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap crashes out with semi-final defeat to World No 1 Kento Momota

A former World No 6, Parupalli Kashyap, who was the lone Indian left in fray, went down 13-21, 15-21 to the two-time reigning world champion Kento Momota in 40 minutes.

BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap beats World No 2 Jan O Jorgensen in straight games to reach semi-finals
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BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap beats World No 2 Jan O Jorgensen in straight games to reach semi-finals

Kashyap outsmarted Jorgensen 24-22, 21-8 in 37 minutes to make it to his second semifinal of the season. He had reached the last four at the India Open Super 500 tournament.

BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap battles past Malaysia's Daren Liew to reach quarter-finals
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BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap battles past Malaysia's Daren Liew to reach quarter-finals

Parupalli Kashyap will next square off against the winner of the match between eighth-seeded Indonesian Anthony Sinisuka Ginting and Denmark's Jan O Jorgensen.

BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap progresses to pre-quarters as PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth crash out
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BWF Korea Open 2019: Parupalli Kashyap progresses to pre-quarters as PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth crash out

World champion PV Sindhu crashed out of the Korea Open in the first round a week after being ousted from the China Open in the second round.

Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth pulls out of China, Korea Open due to knee injury
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Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth pulls out of China, Korea Open due to knee injury

In the 24 events that the Indian played in 2018 and in 2019 so far, Srikanth bowed out at the quarter-finals stage or earlier in 21 — ten of those being first or second-round losses

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy set to miss out on China, Korea Open after being diagnosed with dengue
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Indian shuttler HS Prannoy set to miss out on China, Korea Open after being diagnosed with dengue

Prannoy will first miss the China Open, which will be held at Changzhou, from 17 to 22 September and then the Korea Open, scheduled to be held at Incheon, from 24 to 29 September

Korea Open 2018: Saina Nehwal’s show of grit in defeat to Nozomi Okuhara deserves plenty of plaudits
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Korea Open 2018: Saina Nehwal’s show of grit in defeat to Nozomi Okuhara deserves plenty of plaudits

The indomitable Saina Nehwal deserves a salute for her magnificent performance against Okuhara, which gave hope to her vast legion of supporters that she still has something to offer them

Korea Open 2018: Saina Nehwal beats South Korea's Kim Ga Eun to book quarters clash with Nozomi Okuhara
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Korea Open 2018: Saina Nehwal beats South Korea's Kim Ga Eun to book quarters clash with Nozomi Okuhara

Saina Nehwal, who had won a bronze at the Asian Games and gold at Commonwealth Games this year, defeated Kim Ga Eun 21-18 21-18 in a 37-minute women's singles pre-quarterfinal.

Daily bulletin: Supreme Court to decide on transfer of Ayodhya case to larger bench, give verdict on adultery law; day's top stories
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Daily bulletin: Supreme Court to decide on transfer of Ayodhya case to larger bench, give verdict on adultery law; day's top stories

The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Thursday its verdict on a batch of pleas by Muslim groups on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute today, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will kick off his two-day visit to the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh from Thursday - here are the day's top stories

Korea Open: Kiki Bertens holds off determined Ajla Tomljanovic to win third WTA Tour singles title of season
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Korea Open: Kiki Bertens holds off determined Ajla Tomljanovic to win third WTA Tour singles title of season

Kiki Bertens of Netherlands beat Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia in the Korea Open final by a score of 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-2 to win her third WTA singles event of the year.

Commonwealth Games 2018: PV Sindhu hopes to regain peak fitness in time to lead India's medal rush at Gold Coast
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Commonwealth Games 2018: PV Sindhu hopes to regain peak fitness in time to lead India's medal rush at Gold Coast

PV Sindhu hoped to regain peak fitness before the start of individual events and assured India will return with multiple medals.

Swiss Open: India's Sameer Verma prioritises fitness in 2018, says he wants to avoid over training
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Swiss Open: India's Sameer Verma prioritises fitness in 2018, says he wants to avoid over training

Sameer Verma said, ""I just want to stay fit, take care of my body, that is my target. I don't want to think about anything else. I know if I am 100 per cent, performance will come and my ranking will also improve."

India Open 2018: Defending champion PV Sindhu sails into final; Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy bow out
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India Open 2018: Defending champion PV Sindhu sails into final; Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy bow out

Sindhu dished out an aggressive game to outwit World No 3 Ratchanok 21-13, 21-15 in the second semi-final which ended an hour before midnight at the Siri Fort Sports Complex.

PV Sindhu wants to reach the numero uno spot in upcoming season
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PV Sindhu wants to reach the numero uno spot in upcoming season

Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu is eyeing the world No one position next season but said she will not lose her sleep over rankings as consistent performances will automatically earn her the numero uno spot.

Hong Kong Open Superseries: PV Sindhu enters 2nd straight final with comfortable win over Ratchanok Intanon
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Hong Kong Open Superseries: PV Sindhu enters 2nd straight final with comfortable win over Ratchanok Intanon

Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu produced a comfortable straight-game win over 2013 World Champion Ratchanok Intanon at the USD 400,000 Hong Kong Open Superseries to seal a second successive final spot.

China Open Badminton 2017: PV Sindhu aims to regain consistency; HS Prannoy leads men's singles charge
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China Open Badminton 2017: PV Sindhu aims to regain consistency; HS Prannoy leads men's singles charge

PV Sindhu would be looking to achieve consistency having won the Korea Open in September and then suffering a first round exit in Denmark Open Superseries Premier followed by a loss in final to Nehwal at the Nationals.

Korea Open: Jelena Ostapenko defeats Beatriz Haddad Maia to win first hardcourt title
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Korea Open: Jelena Ostapenko defeats Beatriz Haddad Maia to win first hardcourt title

Jelena Ostapenko rallied from a set down to beat debutante finalist Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-4, in a match that lasted two hours and 15 minutes.