Up against Lin Dan, Lakshya gave a fantastic account of himself by pocketing the first game but eventually lost out on experience. Sai Praneeth will next face Niluka Karunaratne of Sri Lanka
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PV Sindhu remained in hunt to defend her title by reaching the women's singles semi-finals but Saina Nehwal, the other top home shuttler, was knocked out of the India Open
2017 was India’s best ever representation in the list of 25 top players of the world – in the men and women's sections. #YearInReview
Premier Badminton League 2017-18: Hyderabad Hunters will bank on their star power to win third edition
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Highlights Denmark Open Superseries Premier 2017, Day 2: Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth advance; PV Sindhu bows out
Catch the live score and updates from Day 2 of the Denmark Open Superseries Premier