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ADAPTABILITY THE KEY TO ASHWINI PONAPPA’S LONGEVITY ON BADMINTON COURT

One of India’s finest exponents of the art of doubles badminton in India, Ashwini Ponappa, believes that players...

150 May 9, 2020

Badminton restart ‘difficult to predict’, says BWF chief

Badminton will be back in action “as soon as possible” after the coronavirus crisis, the sport’s chief...

151 May 8, 2020

COVID-19 could end Paralympic dream for British badminton player

Multiple sclerosis sufferer Mary Wilson fears the coronavirus pandemic could have robbed her of her dream to...

138 May 7, 2020

World Championships 2021 postponed to November-December, to be held in Carolina Marin Stadium

he Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced on Friday that the World Championships in 2021 is being moved...

160 May 2, 2020

PV sindhu named ambassador for BWF’s ‘i am badminton’ campaign

Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced PV Sindhu as one of the ambassadors for its ‘I am badminton’...

173 April 24, 2020

Railways put Vaishnavi Bhale’s badminton career on track

Stretching Saina Nehwal in a match is not everyone’s cup of tea, particularly in India. Vaishnavi Bhale was the only...

149 April 22, 2020

Prakash Padukone – humble champion who changed the face of sport forever

There comes the odd, rare occasion when a journalist stares blankly at either his writing pad or...

255 April 20, 2020

Past Masters of Indian Badminton: Pullela Gopichand – personification of grit and determination

So much has been written in recent times about Dronacharya Award-winning badminton coach Pullela Gopichand that readers...

177 April 17, 2020

Indonesia Open among host of badminton events suspended due to Covid-19

The Indonesia Open was among a host of badminton events that have been cancelled due to the...

155 April 14, 2020