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Feb 12, 2019
OGQ and Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy rope in Danish legend Morten Frost as consultant coach for juniorsOlympic Gold Quest (OGQ), in association with the Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy (PPBA), has roped in legendary Danish shuttler Morten Frost as a consultant coach for junior players at the academy in Bengaluru.
Oct 15, 2018
Youth Olympic Games 2018: Complacency, absence of physio denies Lakshya Sen coveted gold medal in Buenos AiresTo some extent, Lakshya had only himself to blame for the manner in which he scraped through the semi-final against Japan's second-seeded Kodai Naraoka.
Aug 06, 2018
World Badminton Championships 2018: PV Sindhu's second successive silver medal should be lauded and not pilloriedMany fail to take into account is the awesome consistency that PV Sindhu has shown over the past five years, winning two World Championship silver (2017, 2018) and bronze (2013, 2014) medals each, and a silver at the last Olympics (2016).
Jul 25, 2018
Lakshya Sen's gold medal win at Asia Junior Championships commendable, but room for improvement should not be ignoredEn route to the gold medal in Jakarta, Lakshya outmuscled the No 2 China's Li Shifeng and No 4 Ikhsan Leonardo Imanuel Rumbay – in successive rounds before dismantling the defending champion in straight games.
Jul 22, 2018
Asian Junior Badminton 2018: Lakshya Sen justifies sweat and tears with hard-earned historic gold medalLakshya Sen became the first male Indian player in 53 years to win the Junior Asian Badminton Championships title.
May 03, 2018
New Zealand Open: Lakshya Sen reiterates credentials as future of Indian badminton by stretching Lin DanSen seemed wise to the left-hander’s patented style of playing at a languid pace and waiting for his rival to make a mistake, and interspersing this pattern with a couple of points played at a blinding pace.
Nov 28, 2017
Tata Open 2017: Former national champion Sourabh Verma seeded No 1 in men's singles eventFormer national men's singles champion Sourabh Verma is bidding to repeat his four-year-old triumphant run as the top seed in the 10th Tata Open Indian International Challenge Badminton tournament
Nov 10, 2017
Lakshya Sen could not usurp Prakash Padukone's record at Nationals, but has potential to be the bestSen is being groomed to be a top player at global level, with PPBA chief coach Vimal Kumar carefully selecting the tournaments in which the teenager participates.
Sep 05, 2017
Saina Nehwal’s pragmatic move to Pullela Gopichand Academy can boost her game up a notchMoving back to Gopichand Academy has been a wise and pragmatic move for Saina, and a pat on the back for Gopichand. However, it is by no means an affront to Vimal’s abilities as coach.
Sep 04, 2017
Saina Nehwal can deliver a lot under Pullela Gopichand if she focuses on fitness, says Vimal KumarSaina Nehwal will return to the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad following an amicable agreement between the ace shuttler and coach Vimal Kumar.