BAI to hold All India Junior Ranking Badminton tournament in Bengaluru from April 4

The Badminton Association of India (BAI) will conduct the All India Junior Ranking Badminton tournament in Bengaluru from April 4 to 10. The week-long Under-19 tournament for boys and girls will be organised by the Karnataka State Badminton Association under BAI’s auspices. The BAI issued an official circular to their affiliated units on Saturday where […]

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Defending champions Japan knock out young Indian women’s team in Uber Cup quarters

Defending champions Japan knocked India out of the BWF Uber Cup at the Ceres Arena in Aarhus, Denmark on Thursday. The young Indian women’s badminton team proved to be no match for the holders and lost their quarter-finals 0-3. Competing without top stars like PV Sindhu and hampered by the injury-forced ouster of Saina Nehwal, […]

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Indian badminton teams get easy draws in Thomas and Uber Cup

Indian badminton men’s and women’s teams got an easy draw in the rescheduled Thomas and Uber Cup finals, which will be held from October 9 at Aarhus, Denmark. The much-awaited draw ceremony for the Thomas and Uber Cup was held by the game’s governing body, the Badminton World Federation (BWF), in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday. […]

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Three reasons why Sai Praneeth lost against Israel’s Misha Zilberman in his opening encounter in Tokyo

It was a disastrous start for B Sai Praneeth as the experienced Indian went down without a fight against a lower-ranked player from Israel. World No. 15 Sai Praneeth was expected to roll over Misha Zilberman but the veteran Israeli player notched up an upset 21-17, 21-15 win over the out-of-sorts Indian. The opening men’s […]

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