Latest Badminton News and Articles

Saina, Jwala shine in Indian open (pic)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 26 March 2009
Written by BadmintonPlanet.com Hits: 973
Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal emerged lone Indian survivor in the singles event after thumping Hung Yung Chan of Hong Kong to storm into the quarter-finals of the Yonex Sunrise Indian Open Grand Prix in Hyderabad on Thursday.
Women's second-seed Saina rode on the unforced errors of her opponent and hammered her 21-8, 21-8 to set up a last-eight clash with fifth-seed Xian Wong of Malaysia. Meanwhile, Jwala weaved magic along with mixed doubles partner V Diju and doubles pair Shruti Kurian to notch up a double victory on Thursday.
Second-seed Jwala and Diju beat Xiaolong Liu and Jinhua Tang of China 21-10, 21-15 in just 21 minutes to set up a clash with another Chinese pair of Tao Jiaming and Xiaoli Wang in the mixed doubles quarter-finals.
Jwala then teamed up with Shruti and the duo kept aside their differences to get past compatriots Pradnya Gadre and Prajakta Sawant 21-15, 19-21, 21-15 in the women's doubles match.
India's top ranked women's doubles pair will meet the Malaysian-Singaporean duo of Chiou Hwee Haw and Yujia Li in Friday's quarter-final clash.
However, it was end of the road for other Indians in singles category
  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: Chinese Taipei 2014

playbutton-2014-square-chinese-taipei-open
Watch Replays
  • Recent News
  • Popular
Glasgow 2014: Malaysia beat England to defend mixed teams gold

Glasgow: On Monday's badminton mixed team event final, Malay

Glasgow 2014: Goh V Shem-Lim Yin Loo falters, other Malaysian advance

Glasgow: The mixed doubles scratch pair of Goh V Shem-Lim Yi

Glasgow 2014: 6 of 8 Malaysian shuttlers progress to the quarters

Glasgow: National singles Chong Wei Feng who was given the t

Lee Chong Wei wins 2013 BWF Male Player of the Year

New Delhi: Lee Chong Wei was named the BWF Male Player of th

Malaysia's Thomas Cup heroes get rousing homecoming

Sepang: Hundreds of fans packed the Kuala Lumpur Internation

Possible Lee Chong Wei vs. Lin Dan showdown in Japan Open

Kuala Lumpur: Lin Dan will have to qualify to play in the ma

Recommended Videos

  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
Previous Next