China Masters Super 750: Chirag-Satwik show their evolution in front of former coach Tan Kim Her, join HS Prannoy in the quarterfinals | Badminton News

[ad_1] India’s best shuttlers of the 2023 season – HS Prannoy in men’s singles and Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Rankireddy in men’s doubles – produced commanding performances on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals at the China Masters Super 750 in Shenzhen. Prannoy got the better of rising young Dane shuttler Magnus Johannesen, breezing through to a controlled … Read more

China Masters Super 750 badminton: Lakshya Sen, Srikanth Kidambi continue to struggle for consistency after first-round exits | Badminton News

[ad_1] Facing tough opponents in the first round, Indian shuttlers Lakshya Sen and Srikanth Kidambi bowed out of China Masters Super 750 on Wednesday in Shenzhen. Both Sen and Srikanth were up against higher-ranked, seeded players in the round of 32. Sen lost 21-19, 21-18 in a 59-minute battle against home favourite Shi Yu Qi, … Read more

Lee Chong Wei-fan Pranauv Ram prepping to transition to seniors playing older players | Badminton News

[ad_1] Seven years ago, when a young Pranauv Ram decided to shift base to Hyderabad to train at the Gopichand Academy from his native town of Madurai in Tamil Nadu, his family had to make a decision. With his father Nagalingam running his brick construction business in Madurai, Ram’s mother Prabhavati decided to shift along … Read more

Badminton: Dhruv Negi takes advice from Lakshya Sen, inspiration from Lin Dan | Badminton News

[ad_1] As a young kid growing up in Dehradun, Dhruv Negi would often accompany his father Rakesh Negi to the Survey of India office. He would see his father dealing in maps as well trigonometry files in his office and lose interest with his mind drifting towards sport. On Saturday, as the 17-year-old Uttarakhand player … Read more

With family support, Tanvi Sharma finds blend between volleyball and badminton at Krishna Khaitan Memorial tournament | Badminton News

[ad_1] With her mother and coach Meena Sharma being an international volleyball player, a young Tanvi Sharma would often accompany her to the volleyball and badminton courts at the DC Complex in Hoshiarpur, Punjab. While the Punjab youngster opted to play badminton, her mother took a coaching course in badminton and started coaching her, her … Read more