Former 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
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.
Siddaramaiah asks Manohar Lal Khattar to take 'stringent action' against those threatening Deepika Padukone
Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah asked Manohar Lal Khattar to take "stringent action" against those threatening actress Deepika Padukone.
Lakshya Sen could not usurp Prakash Padukone's record at Nationals, but has potential to be the best
Sen 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.
Highlights, National Badminton Championships, result: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal enter semis
Catch all the live score and updates from the 82nd Senior National Badminton Championships.
Prakash Padukone feels sports federations should learn from the Board of Control of Cricket in India which has been able to popularise the game in India.
French Open Superseries: Charting Kidambi Srikanth's rise to top of the game ahead of his 5th final in 2017
If Kidambi Srikanth continues his exemplar play for the remainder of the season, we could have the first Indian World No 1 in men’s badminton since Prakash Padukone in 1980.
Denmark Open Superseries Premier: Kidambi Srikanth smashes tired Lee Hyun Il off the court to win title
In a matter of 25 minutes, Kidambi Srikanth won the fifth Superseries title of his career with a 21-10, 21-5 victory over unseeded South Korean Lee Hyun Il.
India's dominance in international badminton must be worrying for China, says former player Dan Travers
Former Commonwealth Games gold medallist Dan Travers of Scotland believes India must be a worry for China as it is fast becoming a dominant force in international badminton.
What sets Prakash Padukone apart from other badminton greats that India has produced is the fact that he has given back to the game as much as he got from it
Saina Nehwal will return to the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad following an amicable agreement between the ace shuttler and coach Vimal Kumar.
World Badminton Championships 2017: Nozomi Okuhara edged PV Sindhu in psychological battle to win titanic final
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu will wear the world badminton crown in the none-too-distant future – this can be said with full conviction. Only, the time is not quite ripe for that momentous occasion to take place.
World Badminton Championships 2017: PV Sindhu claims silver after hard-fought final against Nozomi Okuhara
In the longest match of the tournament, which tested the physical and mental strength of both the players, Sindhu lost 19-21 22-20 20-22 after battling hard for one hour and 49 minutes.
Lakshya Sen has won the men’s singles title at the 2017 Eurasia Bulgarian Open Badminton Championships, and one struggles to absorb the full import of the latest achievement of the 16-year-old.
He has created history by becoming the first Indian shuttler to enter the finals of three successive Superseries events but Kidambi Srikanth says his best is yet to come.
Gopichand said: “I wish I had more control and authority on things. I have delivered results with whatever players I’ve had. If I was given a chance to work with a larger group of players, the number of winners would have been much more."
Malaysia Superseries Premier: Ajay Jayaram’s victory over Viktor Axelsen should not come as a surprise
As a teen, Jayaram trained for seven years at the Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy, where he developed the unique ‘reach early, play late’ style. This method of late deception had Viktor Axelsen stunned.
All England Championships: Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu aim to end Indians' title hoodoo at prestigious event
This year's All England looks more open as there are no clear favourites, but it goes without saying that Saina and Sindhu are two of India's biggest hopes.
PV Sindhu doesn't want to attach any special significance to the All England Championship and said she would be treating the prestigious event like any other Super Series tournament.
Lakshya Sen, a 15-year-old lad from Uttarakhand, upstaged his mentor, Prakash Padukone, winning the distinction of being the youngest player to barge into the national men’s singles final.