Thursday, December 1, 2022

PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu back in top 5; HS Prannoymoves to 12th in latest BWF rankings

Double Olympic medallist P V Sindhu and Thomas Cup winner HS Prannoy gained a spot each to reach the 5th and 12th positions in women’s and men’s singles world rankings released on Tuesday.Sindhu, who has not played any tournament...

CWG: Shuttlers, paddlers dazzle on last day; India finish 4th with 22 gold

Led by the iconic PV Sindhu, Indian shuttlers owned the badminton arena by winning all three titles on offer on the day while paddler Sharath Kamal yet again reminded everyone of his class and awe-inspiring longevity with a coruscating...

PV Sindhu lights up final day with gold in badminton singles

 India's badminton ace PV Sindhu won her maiden singles gold at the Commonwealth Games defeating Michelle Li of Canada 21-15, 21-13 on the last day of the quadrennial event in Birmingham on Monday. The 27-year-old two-time Olympic medallist Sindhu, who...

CWG: All eyes on Sindhu, Srikanth as India look to rule badminton

Two days before the Indian women’s T20 cricket team meets archrivals Pakistan in a preliminary league match in the cricket competition in the Commonwealth Games, the two countries were scheduled to meet in another sport that is unlikely to...

Sindhu named India’s flagbearer for CWG

Double Olympic medallist badminton ace PV Sindhu was on Wednesday named flagbearer of the Indian contingent for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games to be held here on Thursday.Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra, who was also the defending champion...

Sindhu wins Singapore Open title

Star India shuttler PV Sindhu clinched the women’s singles title at the Singapore Open 2022 BWF Super 500 tournament after beating China’s Wang Zhi Yi in the final, here on Sunday.World No 7 Sindhu took 58 minutes to defeat...

Sindhu sails into Singapore Open final

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu stormed into the Singapore Open title clash with a commanding win over lower-ranked Japanese Saena Kawakami in the women’s singles semi-final, here on Saturday.Sindhu, a double Olympic medallist, who had claimed two Super 300 titles...

Singapore Open: Sindhu in SFs; Saina out

The two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu registered a thrilling win over China’s Han Yue to reach the semifinal, but her compatriots Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy crashed out after suffering heartbreaking defeats in their respective quarterfinal matches in the...

Singapore Open: Sindhu, Saina in 2nd round

Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy and Saina Nehwal sailed into the second round but Kidambi Srikanth suffered a shock defeat against compatriot Mithun Manjunath in the first round of the Singapore Open 2022, here on Wednesday.Sindhu, seventh...

Malaysia Open: Indian campaign ends with Sindhu, Prannoy’s loss in quarters

India’s campaign at the Malaysia Open BWF Super 750 badminton event came to an end after PV Sindhu and HS Prannoy lost their respective women’s and men’s singles quarterfinals at the Axiata Arena, here on Friday.Former world champion Sindhu...