Tag: Saina Nehwal

Parineeti Chopra Reveals Her Secret
Parineeti Chopra Reveals Her Secret

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra is gearing up her upcoming movie Saina- the biopic of ace badminton player, Saina Nehwal. Even, the actress is quite busy with Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar, starring Arjun Kapoor in the lead. But, do you know what the actress does when she is left alone in the vanity van? The […]

Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy Test Positive For Coronavirus, Withdraw From Thailand Open

Bangkok: Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy have withdrawn from the Thailand Open after testing positive for coronavirus. “Two Indian players, Saina Nehwal and HS Prannoy, have tested positive for Covid-19. Both players have withdrawn from the tournament and have been isolated in a hospital for a minimum of 10 days,” the Badminton Association […]

Pregnant Elephant Death In Kerala: Sports Fraternity React To Barbaric Incident

Mumbai: A 15-year-old pregnant elephant fell victim to an inhumane act after a pineapple filled with powerful firecrackers offered by a man exploded in her mouth. This inhumane incident has drawn a lot of attention within the sports community. Sportspersons from all around the world are taking to social media platforms to voice their anger […]

Extend Olympic qualification period in view of cancellation of events due to coronavirus: Saina

New Delhi: Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap feel that the BWF should extend the Olympic qualification period in view of the novel coronavirus outbreak wrecking havoc on the qualifying events for the Tokyo Games. Concerns over the rapid spread of the deadly virus had forced the postponement of the four Olympic qualifying events […]

Badminton Ace Saina Nehwal Joins BJP, Says Want To Contribute To India

New Delhi: Badminton star Saina Nehwal took the political plunge on Wednesday by joining the ruling BJP. Nehwal, who was honoured with India’s highest award for sporting excellence – the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – joined the saffron party in the presence of BJP General Secretary Arun Singh. Soon after joining, she said, “It’s […]

PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal Ousted; India's Campaign Ends In Malaysia Masters

Kuala Lumpur: Olympic medal-winning Indian shuttlers P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal crashed out of the Malaysia Masters after being outplayed by familiar foes in the quarterfinals, ending the country’s campaign here on Friday. Reigning world champion Sindhu, who took the court first on Friday, was knocked out of the Super 500 badminton tournament by […]

Saina Nehwal Enters Malaysia Masters Quarters, To Face Marin

Kuala Lumpur: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal on Thursday came out with a spectacular performance as she defeated South Korea’s An Se Young in her second-round clash of the ongoing Malaysia Masters. The London Olympics bronze medallist defeated eight-seed Young 25-23, 21-12 in a match that lasted for 39 minutes to make it to the […]

Malaysia Masters: Saina, Sindhu, Prannoy Through To 2nd Round; Srikanth Bows Out

Kuala Lumpur: H S Prannoy stunned world number 10 Kanta Tsuneyama while ace Indian women shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal also sailed into the second round of the Malaysia Masters, here on Wednesday. Prannoy, ranked 26th in the world, took 34 minutes to send Tsuneyama packing with a 21-9 21-17 win in the first […]

Hong Kong Open: Saina Suffers 1st Round Exit Again

Hong Kong: The dismal run is not yet over for ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal, who has now crashed out of the ongoing Hong Kong Open after suffering a crushing straight-games defeat to China’s Cai Yan Yan in her first-round contest on Wednesday. Currently ranked 9 in the world rankings, Saina has now lost five […]

Kidambi Srikanth Pulls Out Of China Open

Fuzhou (China): Ace India shuttler Kidambi Srikanth will give the upcoming China Open a miss though other top Indian shuttlers, including as P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal, will be aiming for glory when they begin their campaign at the $700,000 event beginning here on Tuesday. Former World No. 1 Srikanth was slated to take on […]