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  • PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy through to second round

    Tokyo : Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu had to toil hard even as  Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy scored easy victories to progress to the second round of their respective events at the Japan Open, on Tuesday.

  • Badminton: Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth carry India’s hopes at Denmark Open

    Odense : Title-contenders P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth would look to put behind the disappointment of an early exit from Japan Open and make a positive start to their campaign at the USD 750,000 Denmark Open Super Series Premier, which begins here on Tuesday.

  • Srikanth storms into quarterfinals

    Tokyo : Rio Olympics quarterfinalist K Srikanth emerged as the lone survivor at the Japan Open after he reached the last eight stage of the men’s singles competition at the Super Series event here.

  • Kidambi Srikanth, Ajay Jayaram, H.S Prannoy advance

    Tokyo : Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, Ajay Jayaram and H.S Prannoy advanced into the second round after defeating their respective opponents in the men’s singles competition of the  Japan Open here on Wednesday.

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    Sindhu seizes Macau Open title for third time

  • Parupalli Kashyap retires from French Open

    Paris : Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the men’s singles event of French Open after he retired in the third game of his second round match against Rajiv Ouseph of England in the USD 275,000 Super Series tournament on Thursday. Eighth seed Kashyap lost the opening game but came back strongly in the second only to be forced to concede the match in the decider. In the end of the 43-minute match,

  • Nick Kyrgios

    Tennis-brat Kyrgios receives code violation for `hitting ball into roof` at Japan Open

    London : Controversial Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios did his best to live up to his bad boy reputation as he received a code violation for hitting the ball into the roof during his Japan Open loss on Saturday. The 20-year-old launched a series of verbal outbursts before going down 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 against France’s Benoit Paire during their heated quarter-final clash.

  • Parupalli Kashyap advances; Saina, Srikanth out

    Tokyo :  CWG champion Parupalli Kashyap emerged as the lone survivor at the Japan Open in an otherwise disappointing day for India as top shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth made an early exit from the Super Series tournament on Thursday.

  • Saina Nehwal, P V Sindhu

    Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu might collide in Japan Open

    Tokyo: Celebrated Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu might face off in the second round of women’s singles competition if they can cross the first hurdle of the USD 275,000 Japan Open Super Series beginning next week. Silver medallist at the recent World Championship, Saina will take on World No. 17 Thai Busanan Ongbumrungpan in the opening round, while two-time World Championship bronze medallist Sindhu, who is unseeded here, will open her campaign against