In Conversation with Badminton Champion Manasi Joshi

On August 25, Manasi Joshi gained her first-ever worldwide gold medal. From being 2-7 down in the opening set, Joshi ended up with a scoreline of 21-12, 21-7 defeating Parul Parmar to whom she had misplaced in all three encounters this 12 months. If at all one has to outline Joshi, her classic drives, photo-perfect […]

Badminton: How Gopichand’s entrepreneurial mindset is bringing us fulfillment

In March 1872, a Times of India (ToI) correspondent mentioned from Bareilly inside the North-Western Provinces of British India (now Uttar Pradesh) on a new craze: “All the sector right here is sort of mad with reference to ‘badminton’, the newly customary game of shuttlecock throughout a rope.” This became one of the first mentions […]

Kaushal clinches name in Myanmar

Indian shuttler Kaushal Dharmamer clinched the Myanmar International Series with a come-from-in the back of a win over Indonesia’s Karon Karon in an exciting guys’ singles very last in Yangon on Sunday. The 23-twelve months-vintage from Mumbai, who had received the Hatzor International in October last year, recovered after losing the outlet recreation to outwit […]

Shuttler Sourabh Verma wins Vietnam Open name

HO CHI MINH CITY: India’s Sourabh Verma registered a thrilling three-sport win over China’s Sun Fei Xiang to assert the guys’ singles name on the USD 75,000 Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super a hundred badminton tournament here on Sunday. Second seed Sourabh, who has received the Hyderabad Open and Slovenian International earlier this year, recovered […]

The plateau facing Indian singles badminton

The first two days of the continued badminton World Championships in Basel furnished a window to what Indian badminton, in its decade of a resurgence, has come to expect from its ever-growing crop of male gamers. Promise showed. Some realized some belied. In early-round fits, HS Prannoy, who’s in Basel due to late withdrawals, disillusioned […]

Lakshya Sen stuns 2d seed Victor Svendsen to win Belgian International title

Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen greatly surprised 2d seed Victor Svendsen of Denmark in instantly video games to clinch the men’s singles identify at the Belgian International Challenge in Leuven on Saturday. Lakshya became at his excellent as he notched up a comfortable 21-14 21-15 win over Svendsen in the title conflict that lasted for […]

AP CM promises land for PV Sindhu to set up badminton academy

AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Friday promised to allot five acres of land within the port city of Visakhapatnam to ace shuttler PV Sindhu for putting in a badminton academy for ladies. Sindhu met the leader minister inside the Secretariat, at the side of her dad and mom. The chief minister […]

Sourabh Verma storms into Vietnam Open final

HO CHI MINH CITY: India shuttler Sourabh Verma booked his place within the men’s singles final of the continuing Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super 100 tournament after registering a directly-game victory over Japan’s Minoru Koga on Saturday. The 2nd-seeded Indian defeated Koga 22-20, 21-15 in the semi-very last conflict which lasted for fifty-one minutes. Sourabh, […]

Fit-again Chirag-Satwik eye consistent run to seal Olympic berth

Returning from a harm lay-off, India’s main doubles pairing of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy is eyeing a consistent run to break into the pinnacle five and seal a niche for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The Indian duo had broken into the top 10 ultimate months after its ancient feat of turning into the primary […]