HS Prannoy: News

27 Dec 2022


BWF Rankings: HS Prannoy regains career-best world number eight spot

Ace Indian shuttler HS Prannoy has been rewarded for his scintillating run in 2022.

09 Dec 2022

BWF World Tour

BWF World Tour Finals: HS Prannoy beats Viktor Axelsen

After successive defeats, Indian shuttler HS Prannoy bowed out with a bang by beating world number one Viktor Axelsen at the BWF World Tour Finals on Friday.

08 Dec 2022

BWF World Tour

BWF World Tour Finals: HS Prannoy gets knocked out

A second successive defeat for Indian shuttler HS Prannoy has ended his quest for a place in the semis at the BWF World Tour Finals on Thursday.

07 Dec 2022


BWF World Tour Finals: HS Prannoy suffers an opening-round defeat 

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy failed to get off to a winning start at the BWF World Tour Finals.

BWF Rankings: HS Prannoy enters top 15 after four years

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy has entered the top 15 of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Rankings after jumping one spot.

25 Aug 2022

Saina Nehwal

BWF World Championships: Prannoy stuns Lakshya; Saina Nehwal ousted

India's HS Prannoy staged a spirited comeback to stun compatriot and 2022 Commonwealth Games gold medallist Lakshya Sen to enter the men's singles quarter-finals at the BWF World Championships.

15 Jul 2022

Saina Nehwal

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu to face Saena Kawakami in semis

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu reached the semis of the ongoing Singapore Open on Friday.

12 Jan 2021

Saina Nehwal

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose in first round

World champion PV Sindhu suffered a shock defeat to Mia Blichfeldt in the opening round of Thailand Open Super 1000 event on Tuesday.

04 Apr 2020

Saina Nehwal

Coronavirus outbreak: Indian badminton goes online amid lockdown

National Badminton coach Pullela Gopichand gave tips to Indian shuttlers in an online program in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

13 Nov 2019


Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy sail through

India's star female shuttler PV Sindhu sailed into the second round of the Hong Kong Open.

19 Aug 2019


BWF World Championships: Sai Praneeth, HS Prannoy post victories

Men's singles badminton players B Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy advanced to the second round of the BWF World Championships being held in Basel.

18 Aug 2019

Saina Nehwal

PV Sindhu eyes historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

2019 hasn't gone well for PV Sindhu, who is yet to win a title this year.

22 Jul 2019


Shuttler PV Sindhu sets her sight on Japan Open

It was a heart-breaking loss for India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu in the final of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

06 Mar 2019


All England Championships: PV Sindhu goes out despite spirited display

India's badminton ace PV Sindhu bowed out of the All England Championships after putting up a spirited display against Sung Ji Hyun at Arena Birmingham on Wednesday.

08 Oct 2018


#YouthOlympics2018: Thangjam Tababi Devi clinches India's first judo medal

Thangjam Tababi Devi became India's first judo medalist at the Olympic level, claiming a silver at the ongoing Youth Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

05 Jul 2018


Badminton: India's hopes still intact at the Indonesia Open

India's top shuttlers PV Sindhu and HS Prannoy won their respective games to enter the quarters of Indonesia Open.

17 Mar 2018


All England Open: Prannoy loses to world number 42 Yuxiang

HS Prannoy's run at the 2018 All England Open came to an end after the shuttler was beaten by world number 42 Huang Yuxiang.

16 Mar 2018


Badminton: Prannoy progresses, Srikanth knocked out

Men's world number 16 HS Prannoy reached the quarter-finals of the 2018 All England Open.

15 Mar 2018


All England Open: HS Prannoy stuns world number 8

25-year-old men's shuttler HS Prannoy progressed to the second round of the All England Open being held in Birmingham.

14 Mar 2018

South Korea

2018 All England Open: Tournament Preview

The 2018 All England Open is all set to begin on Wednesday in Birmingham.

13 Mar 2018


Shuttlers unhappy after BWF sets new rules

Many of world's top shuttlers have expressed their unhappiness after the Badminton World Federation (BWF) brought certain changes in the rules.

23 Nov 2017


PV Sindhu storms into Hong Kong Open Superseries QF

PV Sindhu thrashed Japan's Aya Ohori in straight games 21-14, 21-17, to advance into quarterfinal of the Hong Kong Open Superseries in Kowloon.

21 Oct 2017

South Korea

Denmark Open: Srikanth stuns world number one to enter semis

Kidambi Srikanth remains India's only hope in the 2017 Denmark Open after he defeated world number one Viktor Axelsen in the quarter-finals.

20 Oct 2017

South Korea

Badminton: HS Prannoy advances in Denmark Open

Indian shuttler HS Prannoy continued his winning streak at the 2017 Denmark Open Super Series Premier badminton tournament as he stormed into the quarter-finals.

10 Oct 2017


HS Prannoy and Kidambi Srikanth among PBL's top buys

As the Premier Badminton League (PBL) auction concluded, Indian shuttler HS Prannoy emerged as the costliest buy for the upcoming edition of the tournament.

24 Jul 2017

Saina Nehwal

HS Prannoy wins US Open badminton tournament

India's HS Prannoy trumped over fellow countryman Parupalli Kashyap to clinch the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.

22 Jul 2017

Saina Nehwal

US Open Badminton: Indian shuttlers dominate men's events

Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy reached the semi-finals of men's singles in the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.

21 Jul 2017

Saina Nehwal

US Open Badminton: Sameer sets up quarterfinal clash with Kashyap

After winning their respective fourth round men's singles matches, Indian shuttlers Sameer Verma and Parupalli Kashyap will meet in an all-India quarterfinals match at the US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.

13 Mar 2017


Lee Chong Wei wins All England Open badminton tournament

World number one Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei defeated China's Shi Yuqi 21-12, 21-10 to win the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham.

11 Mar 2017


Saina loses QF ending India's campaign at All England

Saina Nehwal, the last remaining Indian contender at the All England Open, lost the quarter finals to Korea's Sung Ji Hyun, in straight games 20-22, 20-22.

09 Mar 2017


Saina, and Sindhu reach All England Open quarterfinals

PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal eased into the quarter-finals of All England Open Championships.

06 Mar 2017


Sindhu, Saina to spearhead Indian campaign at All England open

All England Open is all set to kick off and Indian campaign will be lead by ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu.

11 Jan 2017


PBL: PV Sindhu takes Chennai Smashers to semi-finals

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu defeated Sung Ji Hyun 11-8, 12-10 to take Chennai Smashers in the semi-finals of 2017 Vodafone Premier Badminton League.

07 Jan 2017


PBL: Mumbai Rockets register a 4-3 win over Awadhe Warriors

Awadhe Warriors were handed a defeat at home by Mumbai Rockets in the 2017 Vodafone Premier Badminton League.

05 Jan 2017


HS Prannoy helps Mumbai get past Hyderabad

HS Prannoy won a crucial match against Sameer Verma to give Mumbai Rockets a 2-1 win over Hyderabad Hunters in the 2017 Premier Badminton League.

04 Jan 2017


Mumbai Rockets crush Delhi Acers to win their PBL opener

Mumbai Rockets went to to win all of their five ties against Delhi Acers to win 6-(-1) in their first match of the 2017 Premier Badminton League.

27 Nov 2016

Saina Nehwal

Sameer Verma loses in Hong Kong Open finals

Sameer Verma was handed a defeat by local boy Ng Ka Long Angus in the finals of Hong Kong Open.

27 Nov 2016

Saina Nehwal

PV Sindhu's winning streak halted by Tai Tzu Ying

2016 Rio Olympics silver medalist Pusarla Venkata Sindhu's winning run at Hong Kong Open was halted by Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying in the final match.

26 Nov 2016

Saina Nehwal

Super Saturday; Sindhu, Verma in Hong Kong Open finals

It was a 'Super Saturday' for India's badminton after two shuttlers reached the finals of Hong Kong Super series.

25 Nov 2016

Saina Nehwal

Sindhu smashes her way into semis; Saina knocked out

PV Sindhu defeated Singapore's Liang Xiaoyu to reach the semi-finals of the 2016 Hong Kong Open.