Star shuttler Jwala Gutta today once again asked the Badminton Association of India to stop the "step-motherly treatment" towards its doubles players, saying its high time the federation changes its attitude.
Many of our top badminton players including Saina Nehwal have expressed their reluctance to represent India in the SAG to be held between 5 to 10 February in Guwahati and Shillong.
aina Nehwal was ruled out along with Parupalli Kashyap from the 12th South Asian Games due to injury concerns, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) informed the local organisers in Shillong.
Saving it for Rio: Top Indian shuttlers including Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu reluctant to play at SAG
Top Indian shuttlers including Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu are reluctant to play at the upcoming South Asian Games so that their preparations and training schedule for the Rio Olympics does not get affected.
World No.2 Saina Nehwal will spearhead India's campaign in women's singles while World No.9 Kidambi Srikanth will be highest-ranked Indian in men's singles as the Badminton Association of India (BAI) here on Wednesday announced a strong 15-member squad for the South Asian Games next month.
Olympic medallist MC Mary Kom, L Sarita Devi and Aruna Mishra, among others, booked their place in the final round of the South Asian Games (SAG) qualifiers
Five-time world champion Mary Kom and her colleague Sarita Devi continued to impress the crowd with agile movement for the second day in a row, outplaying their opponents in the South Asian Games qualifiers
Four Goa MLAs, including a minister, are yet to pay back Rs 89 lakh that the government spent on each of them during their visit to Brazil on a fully-funded World Cup junket in July this year.