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Hylo Open 2022: Satwik-Chirag pair enter second round; Saina Nehwal bows out
Badminton

Hylo Open 2022: Satwik-Chirag pair enter second round; Saina Nehwal bows out

Satwik-Chirag pair who won the French Open Super 750 title last week for their biggest win on the world tour, overcame a game deficit to beat Yang and Chen 19-21 21-19 21-16 in their first-ever meeting.

Denmark Open: Lakshya Sen, HS Prannoy advance to pre-quarterfinals; Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round
Badminton

Denmark Open: Lakshya Sen, HS Prannoy advance to pre-quarterfinals; Saina Nehwal crashes out in first round

With Saina Nehwal's ouster, the Indian campaign in women's singles ended in Denmark Open.

BWF World Championships: Prannoy beats Lakshya to reach quarters while Saina bows out; Satwik-Chirag advance
Badminton

BWF World Championships: Prannoy beats Lakshya to reach quarters while Saina bows out; Satwik-Chirag advance

Saina Nehwal lost in three games to Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan 17-21, 21-16, 13-21 while HS Prannoy beat Lakshya Sen.Dhruv Kapila and MR Arjun had to toil hard against Terry Hee and Loh Kean Hean while Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty defeated Jeppe Bay and Lasse Molhede.

BWF World Championships: Saina Nehwal off to winning start; Jolly-Gopichand pair advances
Badminton

BWF World Championships: Saina Nehwal off to winning start; Jolly-Gopichand pair advances

Saina Nehwal defeated Cheung Ngan Yi 21-19, 21-9 in a match that lasted a little over half-an-hour, comfortably advancing to the second round in the process.

Taipei Open: Tanisha Crasto and Ishaan Bhatnagar enter pre-quarters of Super 300 series
Badminton

Taipei Open: Tanisha Crasto and Ishaan Bhatnagar enter pre-quarters of Super 300 series

Saina Nehwal, who was seeded fourth in the women's singles, pulled out of the event.

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu beats Han Yue in thriller, makes semi-finals
Badminton

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu beats Han Yue in thriller, makes semi-finals

This was Sindhu's first semifinal entry since the Thailand Open in May. She will next face unseeded Saena Kawakami

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy enter quarters, Saina Nehwal stuns He Bing Jiao
Badminton

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy enter quarters, Saina Nehwal stuns He Bing Jiao

PV Sindhu staved off a spirited challenge from Thuy Linh Nguyen, while HS Prannoy defeated Chou Tien Chen to reach the quarter-finals of the Singapore Open.

Malaysia Open: PV Sindhu beats Pornpawee Chochuwong; Saina Nehwal loses to Iris Wang
Badminton

Malaysia Open: PV Sindhu beats Pornpawee Chochuwong; Saina Nehwal loses to Iris Wang

Two stalwarts of Indian women's badminton, PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, suffered contrasting fates at the Malaysia Open Super 750 tournament.

Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap pull out of tournament
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Indonesia Open: Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap pull out of tournament

Saina has decided to skip citing workload management, while Kashyap is yet to regain fitness after recovering from an hamstring injury.

Culture of short, quick workouts and a 15-minute daily wonder towards good health
Health

Culture of short, quick workouts and a 15-minute daily wonder towards good health

Many health professionals vouch for the 150-minute a week of moderate physical activity routine, that focuses more on the 80-20 diet-exercise rule

Asian Games 2022: Ray of hope for Saina Nehwal with another BAI selection trial amid postponement
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Asian Games 2022: Ray of hope for Saina Nehwal with another BAI selection trial amid postponement

Saina Nehwal had questioned the timing of selection trials and slammed BAI for "putting" her out of CWG and Asiad

Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu, Chirag-Satwik enter quarters; Saina Nehwal loses in second round
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Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu, Chirag-Satwik enter quarters; Saina Nehwal loses in second round

PV Sindhu will next face third seed Chinese He Bing Jiao in the quarter-finals of the Badminton Asian Championships.

Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal wins opening match, Lakshya Sen makes early exit
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Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal wins opening match, Lakshya Sen makes early exit

Saina had to fight it over three games 21-15, 17-21, 21-13 to beat Korea's Sim Yujin. World championships bronze medallist Lakshya was stunned by China's unseeded Li Shi Feng 21-12, 10-21, 19-21.

Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal wins opening match, Lakshya Sen makes first round exit
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Badminton Asia Championships: Saina Nehwal wins opening match, Lakshya Sen makes first round exit

Saina Nehwal won her opening match but Lakshya Sen and B Sai Praneeth made first round exits from the Badminton Asia Championships in Manila on Wednesday.

Saina Nehwal decides to skip selection trials for Commonwealth Games, Asian Games
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Saina Nehwal decides to skip selection trials for Commonwealth Games, Asian Games

Saina Nehwal's chances of defending her title at the Commonwealth Games looks bleak as she has decided to skip the selection trials for the upcoming multi-sport events.

Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth makes winning start; Chirag-Satwiksairaj pair stun All England champions
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Swiss Open: Kidambi Srikanth makes winning start; Chirag-Satwiksairaj pair stun All England champions

Srikanth defeated Mads Christophersen in straight games in the men's singles opening round. The Indian beat the Danish player 21-16, 21-17 in a match lasting 32 minutes.

Happy Birthday Saina Nehwal: A look at Indian badminton queen's records and medals
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Happy Birthday Saina Nehwal: A look at Indian badminton queen's records and medals

Saina Nehwal has many accolades to her name and has also brought home many titles for the first time.

All England Open 2022: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal make winning starts; Sai Praneeth, HS Prannoy crash out
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All England Open 2022: PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal make winning starts; Sai Praneeth, HS Prannoy crash out

If PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal win their respective second round matches, they will face each other in the quarter-finals.

All England Open 2022: Lakshya Sen faces primary hurdle in weight of expectations after fine run of form
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All England Open 2022: Lakshya Sen faces primary hurdle in weight of expectations after fine run of form

Indian badminton fans would also hope that the likes of PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth find the missing consistency while Satwik-Chirag and Prannoy live up to their potential.