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Thomas and Uber Cup badminton: Indian women in quarter-finals after 4-1 win over USA

Thomas and Uber Cup badminton: Indian women in quarter-finals after 4-1 win over USA

Badminton, Trending
While PV Sindhu, Tanisha Crasto/ Treesa Jolly, Aakarshi Kashyap and Ashmita Chaliha won their respective matches, Simran Singhi/ Ritika Thaker lost. The Indian women’s badminton team sealed its place in the Thomas and Uber Cup 2022 quarter-finals with a 4-1 win over USA in their Group D tie on Tuesday. Double Olympic medallist PV Sindhu, ranked 7th in the badminton world rankings, got the ball rolling for India, beating the 95th ranked Jennie Gai 21-10, 21-11 in the first singles rubber. The Indian shuttler took the match by the scruff of the neck from the get go and raced to 16-4 lead in the first game and there was no looking back from there on for PV Sindhu as she sealed off the contest with ease in 26 minutes. Tanisha Crasto and Treesa Jolly doubled India’s advantage with a...
Korea Open badminton: India’s PV Sindhu knocked out by An Seyoung

Korea Open badminton: India’s PV Sindhu knocked out by An Seyoung

Badminton, Breaking News
The two-time Olympic medallist lost to the world No. 4 South Korean 21-14, 21-17 in the semi-finals. India badminton player PV Sindhu’s run at the  Korea Open 2022 ended on Saturday after a semi-final defeat to home favourite An Seyoung. PV Sindhu lost her women’s singles final four match 21-14, 21-17 at the Palma Stadium in Suncheon. The tie saw two of the world’s best go head to head with PV Sindhu, ranked seventh in the  badminton rankings, going up against the world No. 4 South Korean. Heading into the fixture, PV Sindhu, a former world champion and two-time Olympic medallist, had failed to beat the 20-year-old South Korean in any of their three prior meetings. The last time the two played each other, An Seyoung had denied the Indian ace the BWF World Tour Finals 2021 title...
Syed Modi badminton: PV Sindhu in semi-finals after tough win; HS Prannoy out

Syed Modi badminton: PV Sindhu in semi-finals after tough win; HS Prannoy out

Badminton, Trending
While PV Sindhu defeated Thailand’s Supanida Katethong, HS Prannoy went down to Arnaud Merkle of France. Indian badminton ace PV Sindhu defeated Thailand’s Supanida Katethong in the women’s singles quarter-finals of the Syed Modi International 2022 at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium in Lucknow on Friday. PV Sindhu, the top seed at the tournament, came from behind to clinch the contest 11-21, 21-12, 21-17 in 65 minutes. Supanida Katethong, seeded sixth, had defeated PV Sindhu at the India Open semi-finals last week. The world No. 7 PV Sindhu began the match on the backfoot and trailed 11-6 at the first break. Katethong proceeded to extend her lead to win the first game in 15 minutes. The Indian raced to a 6-3 lead in the second. Katethong, however, cut down Sindhu’s lead an...