A new name has been added to the list of India's top badminton players. Tasneem Mir, 16, made history by securing the No. 1 rank in the Under-19 BWF Girls Singles.
Badminton sensation Saina Nehwal slammed southern actor Siddharth for his sexist comment and said his remark was not 'nice'.
The current crop of Indian women athletes, some of them competing at the Tokyo Olympics, establish that despite many hurdles, from humble backgrounds to social pressure, they too can, finds Ranjita Biswas.
New Delhi/IBNS: Away from the badminton court, Indian star Saina Nehwal on Wednesday made her political debut by joining the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party.
New Delhi/UNI: Indian star shuttler PV Sindhu eased to round two of the Hong Kong Open beating South Korean opponent while her compatriot Saina Nehwal was knocked out by her Chinese rival in the very first round of the tournament on Wednesday.
Changzhou, Sept 18 (UNI): India's ace shuttler and London Olympic bronze medallist, Saina Nehwal was knocked out of China Open Super 1000 tournament after suffering first-round defeat against Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the women's singles, here on Wednesday.
Wuhan, Apr 25 (UNI): Indian shuttler PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma entered to the quarterfinal of Asia Badminton Championships 2019 on Thursday after winning their Round 16 matches in their respective categories.
Kolkata / Mumbai, Apr 5 (IBNS): ESPN, the one-stop destination for all things sports, today, announced the winners of its second annual Multi-Sport Awards, recognizing achievements across various sport disciplines in 2018. PV Sindhu, with her record-breaking win at the season-ending BWF World Tour Finals tournament in China and her impressive performance at the 2018 World Championships, bagged ‘Sportsperson of the Year – Female’ for the second consecutive year.
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IBNS): Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal on Sunday was crowned the Indonesia Masters 2019 champion after her opponent Carolina Marin pulled out of the summit clash.
Jakarta, Jan 25 (IBNS): Saina Nehwal on Friday cruised into the semifinal of the Indonesia Masters on a day P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth crashed out of the badminton tournament.
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IBNS): Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal on Friday shared images of her marriage with Parupalli Kashyap.
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IBNS): Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal on Sunday was defeated by Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in the women’s singles final of the Denmark Open badminton tournament.
Odense, Oct 20 (IBNS): Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal defeated Indonesia's Gregoria Mariska in the semi-final of Denmark Open on Saturday.
Jakarta, Aug 27 (IBNS): Losing to Taiwan's Tai Tzu Ying in the semifinal, Indian star badminton player Saina Nehwal settled for a bronze medal on the ninth day of the Asian Games 2018 on Monday.
Nanjing, Aug 3 (IBNS): Carolina Marin of Spain defeated Saina Nehwal of India in the quarter-finals of the World Badminton Championships here on Friday.