Tag Archives: Badminton

Badminton: Gurusaidutt, Neha Pandit emerge winners

Gurusaidutt R of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board and Maharashtra’s Neha Pandit emerged the singles champions among men and women respectively in the Coal India National Senior ranking badminton tournament here on Saturday. In the men’s final, Gurusaidutt overcame team-mate Sai Praneeth 18-21, 21-17, 21-16, while Pandit overcame Air India’s Reshma Karthik 21-17, 21-19 in the women’s title round. The results: ...

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Saina knocked out of India Open

New Delhi, April 4: India’s best bet Saina Nehwal was knocked out of the $250,000 India Open Super Series badminton by Chinese third seed Yihan Wang at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday. The women’s singles World No.2 won 21-16, 21-14 in 39 minutes in the women’s singles quarter-final and took a 8-1 lead in career meetings over the ...

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Expecting positive results from Saina: Gopichand

New Delhi, March 30 : Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said here Sunday that he is expecting positive results from his star protege Saina Nehwal in the near future. Saina begins her India Open Super Series campaign at the Siri Fort Sports Complex from Wednesday when she will take on unseeded Austrian Simone Prutsch in the opener. “It has ...

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