Lakshya grabs gold at Junior Badminton Asiad

Jakarta, July 22 : India’s men’s singles shuttler Lakshya Sen fought off Thai top seed Kunlavut Vitidsarn to become country’s only third competitor to get a gold in the Badminton Asia Junior Championships here on Sunday. The Indian sixth seed recorded a 21-19, 21-18 victory in 46 minutes in the Under-19 final to join Gautam […]

Lakshya grabs gold at Junior Badminton Asiad

[Jakarta: Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen clinches gold after beating Thailand’s Kunlavut Vitidsaran Badminton Asia Junior Championships finals, in Jakarta on Sunday, July 22, 2018. ( /PTI] Jakarta, July 22 : India’s Lakshya Sen won the gold medal in the men’s singles category of the Badminton Asia Junior Championships here on Sunday. The Indian sixth seed […]

Lakshya storms into final of Asia junior badminton

Jakarta, July 21 : India’s Lakshya Sen crushed home favourite Ikhsan Leonardo Imanuel Rumbay here on Saturday to storm into the men’s singles final of the Badminton Asia Junior Championships. The Indian sixth seed registered an easy 21-7, 21-14 victory in 40 minutes over fourth seeded Kumbay to set-up a title decider against Thai top […]

Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth, Prannoy retain places in BWF rankings

New Delhi, July 19 : India’s star shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal retained their positions in women’s singles in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday. While Saina skipped last week’s Thailand Open, Sindhu made it to the final before losing to reigning World Champion Nozomi Okuhara, who climbed up two […]

Badminton: Indian campaign at Singapore Open ends

Singapore, July 19 : The Indian campaign in the Singapore Open ended as all shuttlers crashed out in the pre-quarter finals here on Thursday. Sourabh Verma lost to Vietnam’s Tien Minh Nguyen 21-18, 15-21, 11-21 in men’s singles match which lasted 56 minutes while Subhankar Dey, too, bowed out of the meet, losing to Chinese […]