Badminton

Kunlavut Vitidsarn, An Se-young win titles as Gen Next rises at India Open

Viktor Axelsen and Akane Yamaguchi entered their respective final as odds-on favourites, but were beaten by younger challengers in front of a capacity crowd at the BWF India Open in New Delhi on Sunday. Axelsen held a 6-0 record against Thailand’s Kunlavut Vitidsarn while Yamaguchi led her Korean challenger An Se-young 10-5 in head-to-head clashes. …

Kunlavut Vitidsarn, An Se-young win titles as Gen Next rises at India Open Read More »

India Badminton | National Sports

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s …

India Badminton | National Sports Read More »

Chef from Chennai for Sindhu’s curd rice; sourced from Italy for pasta: tomatoes catering to shuttlers’ tastes

After a hectic week of curating food for some of the world’s top badminton players, Manvir Singh Anand, the owner of a catering company contracted for the India Open Super 750 badminton tournament here, is looking forward to a short breather. From some of the best Pelati (peeled) tomatoes sourced from Italy for pasta sauces, …

Chef from Chennai for Sindhu’s curd rice; sourced from Italy for pasta: tomatoes catering to shuttlers’ tastes Read More »

Badminton can improve people-to-people ties between India and China: Diplomat at India Open

One of the takeaways for Wang Tong, a First Secretary at the Chinese embassy in New Delhi, who was at the KD Jadhav arena to catch the India Open badminton live, was watching Indian fans cheer for Chinese players. Tong, a recreational player on the embassy court, believes the fan following of badminton players on …

Badminton can improve people-to-people ties between India and China: Diplomat at India Open Read More »

Kunlavut, Seyoung emerge surprise India Open champs

IMAGE: Thailand’s Kunlavut Vitidsarn beat Viktor Axelsen in the final to win the India Open men’s singles title in New Delhi on Sunday. Photograph: BAI/Twitter Two youngsters — Thailand’s Kunlavut Vitidsarn and Korea’s An Seyoung — put on a scintillating show to claim the men’s and women’s singles titles respectively after stunning two-time world champions …

Kunlavut, Seyoung emerge surprise India Open champs Read More »

So Many Badminton Tournaments Good But Need To Think About Players’ Health Says Viktor Axelsen

Olympic and world champion Viktor Axelsen feels the game’s governing body (BWF) should keep players’ health in mind while charting out the current international schedule as currently it is “tough”. (More badminton news) The 29-year-old from Odense won eight titles in 2022, including the World Championships, All England and World Tour Finals. He started the …

So Many Badminton Tournaments Good But Need To Think About Players’ Health Says Viktor Axelsen Read More »

India Badminton | National | idahostatejournal.com

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s …

India Badminton | National | idahostatejournal.com Read More »

India Badminton | National | idahostatejournal.com

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s …

India Badminton | National | idahostatejournal.com Read More »

Watch: Vitidsarn falls on his knees after upsetting Axelsen in the India Open final

Kunlavut Vitidsarn produced an excellent performance on Sunday to defeat Viktor Axelsen in the final of India Open. In a three-game match that lasted 63 minutes, Vitidsarn won 22-20, 10-21, 21-12 to win his maiden Super 750 title; he also became the first player to beat Axelsen this year. The Danish World No. 1 had …

Watch: Vitidsarn falls on his knees after upsetting Axelsen in the India Open final Read More »