Venkiah Naidu confers BAI’s Lifetime Achievement Award on Padukone

[New Delhi: Actress Deepika Padukone during presentation of BAI’s Lifetime Achievement Award to her father Prakash Padukone at a function in New Delhi on Monday. /PTI] New Delhi, Jan 29 : Vice President Venkiah Naidu conferred Badminton Association of India (BAI) Lifetime Achievement Award to 1983 World Championship medallist Prakash Padukone here on Monday evening. […]

Venkiah Naidu confers BAI’s Lifetime Achievement Award on Padukone

New Delhi, Jan 29 : Vice President Venkiah Naidu conferred Badminton Association of India (BAI) Lifetime Achievement Award to 1983 World Championship medallist Prakash Padukone here on Monday evening. Terming Padukone a “grand legend of a great game”, Naidu said that the 62-year has not only brought many honours to the country but also inspired […]

Saina loses in Indonesia Masters final

Jakarta, Jan 28 : Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal lost in the final of the $350,000 Indonesia Masters World Tour Super 500 here on Sunday. The 2012 Olympic bronze medallist was outplayed by Chinese Taipei’s top seeded Tai Tzu Ying, who took only 27 minutes to win 21-9, 21-13. Saina, thus registered her seventh straight […]

Saina enters Indonesia Masters final, Satwik-Chirag bow out

Jakarta, Jan 27 : Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal stormed into the final, while the men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty bowed out of the $350,000 Indonesia Masters World Tour Super 500 in the semi-final here on Saturday. Saina, the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist, took 49 minutes to defeat Thai fourth seed […]