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Coronavirus pandemic: Former India badminton coach Vimal Kumar wants Olympic-bound athletes to be allowed to train after undergoing tests
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Coronavirus pandemic: Former India badminton coach Vimal Kumar wants Olympic-bound athletes to be allowed to train after undergoing tests

Following the respective directives of the Telangana and Karnataka governments, the Pullela Gopichand Academy in Hyderbad and Prakash Padukone Academy in Bangalore have been shut down for two weeks

Pullela Gopichand on his assembly line of champions, BWF World Tour, expansion of Indian badminton and more
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Pullela Gopichand on his assembly line of champions, BWF World Tour, expansion of Indian badminton and more

Gopichand, the coach nonpareil in the country, is constantly looking to give back to the field of badminton that made him and his students household names.

Pullela Gopichand Academy launches new talent hunt initiative to nurture badminton from grassroot level
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Pullela Gopichand Academy launches new talent hunt initiative to nurture badminton from grassroot level

The winners of the contest will get to train at the Gopichand Academy after going through a selection process.

Tata Open 2017: Ruthvika Shivani Gadde sweeps 'frustrating' injuries aside to mark second beginning
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Tata Open 2017: Ruthvika Shivani Gadde sweeps 'frustrating' injuries aside to mark second beginning

The Tata Open crown should ease off some pressure from Ruthvika Shivani Gadde's shoulder as this could also prove to be the second beginning for the lanky shuttler.

Tata Open 2017: Junior national champion Ira Sharma upsets top-seed Rituparna Das to enter semi-finals
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Tata Open 2017: Junior national champion Ira Sharma upsets top-seed Rituparna Das to enter semi-finals

Reigning junior national champion Ira Sharma sent top-seed Rituparna Das packing to enter the semi-finals in the USD 20,000 Tata Open India International Challenge Badminton.

Pullela Gopichand biopic announced on his birthday; will go on floors in 2018
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Pullela Gopichand biopic announced on his birthday; will go on floors in 2018

A biopic on former badminton player and chief national coach Pullela Gopichand was announced on his birthday on 16 November.

Sikki Reddy, Pranaav Chopra upbeat after maiden Superseries semi-final, target 'finishing' in close matches
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Sikki Reddy, Pranaav Chopra upbeat after maiden Superseries semi-final, target 'finishing' in close matches

India's Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra are eager to match up to the level of top-ranked pairs after reaching their maiden Superseries semi-final at the Japan Open Superseries.

Saina Nehwal’s pragmatic move to Pullela Gopichand Academy can boost her game up a notch
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Saina Nehwal’s pragmatic move to Pullela Gopichand Academy can boost her game up a notch

Moving 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.

World Badminton Championships 2017: B Sai Praneeth's giant-killing ways put him at pole in title race
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World Badminton Championships 2017: B Sai Praneeth's giant-killing ways put him at pole in title race

Despite having a slow start to the Badminton World Federation (BWF), Praneeth hit the ground running with back-to-back titles at the Singapore Open Super Series and Thailand Open.

US Open GPG: HS Prannoy's superior fitness helps him halt Parupalli Kashyap’s gallant run in all-Indian final
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US Open GPG: HS Prannoy's superior fitness helps him halt Parupalli Kashyap’s gallant run in all-Indian final

HS Prannoy mercilessly ran his older compatriot Parupalli Kashyap ragged over an hour and five minutes to clinch the US Open Grand Prix Gold men’s singles title with a 21-15, 20-22, 21-12 win.

Meet HS Prannoy, the giant-killer who dumped out Lee Chong Wei and Chen Long at Indonesia SSP
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Meet HS Prannoy, the giant-killer who dumped out Lee Chong Wei and Chen Long at Indonesia SSP

Continuing his magical run in the 2017 Indonesia Super Series Premier, HS Prannoy entered the semi-final by beating the reigning Olympic champion Chen Long 21-18, 16-21, 21-19.