PBL 2018-19: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal to take Hyderabad Hunters to the top of the table after third straight victory
PV Sindhu began the new year with a win over Saina Nehwal and Mark Caljouw defeated North Eastern Warriors trump Tian Houwei to give Hyderabad Hunters their third win in Premier Badminton League in Pune on Tuesday.
PBL 2018-19: Hyderabad Hunters, Mumbai Rockets stand out in first round of matches as poor playing conditions plague NSCI leg
Hyderabad's PV Sindhu, fresh from her exploits in the World Tour finals in Guangzhou, kept her new-found composure at the end of the thrilling three-gamer, to win at 11-15, 15-8, 15-13;
World Badminton Championships 2018: Lin Dan makes light work of Mark Caljouw, Viktor Axelsen sees off Duarte Nuno Anjo in 26 minutes
Lin Dan got off to a strong start in front of home support in Nanjing and top seed Victor Axelsen also did incredibly well to breeze past his opposition in just 26 minutes.
India's Ajay Jayaram lost 13-21 21-23 to sixth seed Mark in the men's singles semifinals that lasted 36 minutes at the Fullerton Titan Gym.
World Badminton Championships 2017: Saina Nehwal draws inspiration from Roger Federer; Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu also win
Drawing inspiration from some of the greats in her own sport and Roger Federer, Saina Nehwal, trying to find her way back to the elite in the sport after her knee surgery last year, sent second seed Sung Ji Hyun packing to enter the World Badminton Championships quarter-final for the seventh time in succession.
World Badminton Championships 2017: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth through to quarters
P V Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth stood just one step away from grabbing a medal each at the World Badminton Championship after entering the quarter-finals of the singles events
Relive the best moments from Day 3 of World Badminton Championship 2017.