Youth World Boxing Championships: Seven Indians Book Finals Berth

Indian boxers continued their dominance at the youth men’s and women’�s World Championships. Seven of them stormed into the finals after stunning victories in La Nucia, Spain. Vanshaj and Vishwanath Suresh marched into the summit clash along with Ashish. Kirti (+81kg), Bhawna Sharma (48kg), Devika Ghorpade (52kg) and Ravina (63kg) advanced to the finals in the women's section.
#Vanshaj #Indian #WorldChampionships #LaNucia #News #Entertainment #Books


2 days ago

Sebastian Vettel retired from Formula One racing

Sebastian Vettel has retired from Formula One racing. Vettel won four World Championships between 2010 and 2013 while competing for Red Bull. The German finished 10th in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the last one of his Formula One career. He previously spent six seasons with Ferrari before announcing his retirement plans.
#SebastianVettel #RedBull #FormulaOne #WorldChampionships #News #Sports #F1Racing


4 days ago

World Championships: India's para shuttlers ensure 15 medals, top seeds reach semis

Pramod Bhagat and Manoj Sarkar reach semis of men's doubles SL3-SL4 section. Paralympic champion Krishna Nagar too crashes out fighting to England's Krysten Coombs. Sukant Kadam, Sukajan Solivai, Hardik Barekar and Ruthick Ragupathi also reach the semis.
#PramodBhagat #WorldChampionships #Paralympic #India #News #Sports #Badminton


3 weeks ago

BWF Rankings: Lakshya Sen achieves career-best eighth spot - India Today

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Lakshya Sen climbed one spot to be at a career-high eighth place in the latest BWF men’s singles world rankings. MR Arjun and Dhruv Kapila also moved closer to the top-20 by jumping two spots. The 21-year-old Sen, who won a bronze in the 2021 World Championships, has been in brilliant form.
#LakshyaSen #IndiaToday #CommonwealthGames #WorldChampionships #News #Sports #Badminton


1 months ago

Badminton Association of India announces cash rewards in excess of 1 crore for CWG, World C'ships medallists

The Badminton Association of India announced cash rewards of close to Rs 1.5 crore for medallists at Commonwealth Games and World Championships. The Indian contingent came home with its best ever showing from the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, bagging three gold, one silver and two bronze medals. Indian men's shuttlers fetched three medals at the World Championships in 2021 and 2022 respectively.
#BadmintonAssociationofIndia #CommonwealthGames #WorldChampionships #Birmingham #News #Sports #Badminton


2 months ago

BAI announces cash awards to CWG, World Championships winners

Badminton Association of India announced cash incentives to Indian shuttlers. Lakshya Sen, P.V. Sindhu, R. Satwiksairaj and Chirag Shetty have been awarded Rs. 25 Lakh for winning the gold medal. The men’s doubles combination of R.SAtwiksaraj and Shetty will also receive Rs. 20 Lakh.
#LakshyaSen #BAI #WorldChampionships #Indian #News #Sports #Badminton


2 months ago

Aaron Chia-Soh Wooi Yik win Malaysia's first badminton World Championships

The men’s doubles pair beat Indonesia’s Mohammad Ahsan-Hendra Setiawan in the world championships final at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium. The pair won in straight sets 21-19, 21-14 to win Malaysia’s first-ever World Championships final.
#MohammadAhsan #WorldChampionships #Indonesia #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Taiwan's top shuttlers crash out of semis at World Championships - Focus Taiwan

The world no. 2 won bronze medals at the BWF Badminton world championships. The pair lost their semifinal clashes on saturday in a men's singles semifinal in 52 minutes.
#FocusTaiwan #WorldChampionships #Taiwan #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

BWF World Championships: Prannoy beats Lakshya to reach quarterfinal

H S Prannoy beats Lakshya Sen to reach quarterfinals at the World Championships in Tokyo. The Indian will now face China's Zhao Jun Peng in the quarterfinals. It was a gruelling one hour and 15 minute battle between Lakshya and Prannoys.
#HSPrannoy #WorldChampionships #Indian #Tokyo #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Badminton legend Rashid Sidek eyes world title as 65th Merdeka Day gift

A number of shuttlers in the squad, namely singles ace Lee Zii Jia, are currently the country’s best choice to end the nation’s wait for a title at the World Championships. The shuttler from the national badminton squad can serve as a gift to the entire nation to usher in the 65th Merdeka Day celebrations - he said.
#LeeZiiJia #WorldChampionships #MerdekaDay #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Lee Zii Jia upset by lower-ranked rival at World Championships

Lee Zii Jia crashed out of the Badminton World Championships in Tokyo. The shuttler was up 14-10 in the third game, but could not withstand his opponent's fightback. He eventually lost 19-21, 21-11, 19-21 in 65 minutes in the round of 16.
#LeeZiiJia #BadmintonWorldChampionships #WorldChampionships #Tokyo #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

World Championships: Prannoy stuns world No

Unseeded H.S. Prannoy won 21-17, 21-16 in the round of 32 in the BWF world championships on friday. He won only one game against his higher-rated rival in their previous clashes. Earlier in the day, Kidambi Srikanth was knocked out by a rival in the second round.
#S.Prannoy #MomotaSportstar #BWF #WorldChampionships #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

World Championships: Prannoy stuns world No

HS Prannoy stunned World No. 2 Kento Momota in straight games 21-17, 21-16 in a round of 32 match. Lakshya Sen is through to Round 3 with a win over Luis Enrique Penalver. Kidambi Srikanth was knocked out by Zhao Junpeng in the second round.
#HSPrannoy #MomotaSportstar #WorldChampionships #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Rejuvenated Saina finds her rhythm

Saina Nehwal beat Hong Kong’s Cheung Ngan Yi 21-19, 21-9 in the opening round of the World Championships. The Indian badminton star showed glimpses of her glorious past on Tuesday. Saina received a walkover in the Round of 32 after former world champion and sixth seed Nozomi Okuhara of Japan withdrew due to injury.
#SainaNehwal #WorldChampionships #Indian #HongKong #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Israel's Svetlana Zilberman becomes oldest player to win match at BWF World Championships

Israeli badminton player Svetlana Zilberman has become the oldest player to win a match at the BWF World Championships 2022. The 64-year-old claimed a 16-21, 21-18, and 21-11 win against the Egyptian pair of Adham Hatem Elgamal and Doha Hany in the Round of 64 at the World Championships. The mother-son duo will now face Lai Pei Jing and Tan Kian Meng of Malaysia in the round of 32 on Tuesday.
#SvetlanaZilberman #BadmintonNews #Israeli #BWFWorldChampionships #Malaysia #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Star Shuttler Pv Sindhu Pulls Out Of World Championships Owing To Stress Fracture

PV Sindhu pulls out of the upcoming BWF World Championships owing to a stress fracture on her left foot. Sindhu has won the World Championships gold in 2019, along with two silver medals and two bronze. The World Championships will be held in Tokyo from August 21 till August 28. The 27-year-old Sindhu added a CWG singles gold to her wide array of medals.
#PVSindhu #BWFWorldChampionships #WorldChampionships #Tokyo #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

Meditation helps me overcome stress: Badminton ace PV Sindhu

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu reveals she has been practising meditation for a long time. Sindhu pulled out of upcoming World Championships due to stress fracture on her left foot. She has won the World Championships gold in 2019, along with two silver medals and two bronze.
#PVSindhu #Indian #WorldChampionships #News #Sports #Badminton


3 months ago

PV Sindhu to miss badminton World Championships with ankle injury

Former world champion P.V. Sindhu will not take part in the upcoming World Championships after suffering a stress fracture injury on the left ankle. Sindhu’s father said his daughter first suffered the injury during the quarterfinal of the recent Birmingham Commonwealth Games. He said she played the semis despite severe pain before eventually going on to win the gold.
#V.Sindhu #Sportstar #WorldChampionships #CommonwealthGames #Birmingham #Sports #News #SportsNews


3 months ago

Tobi Amusan reignites shoe technology debate after record-breaking display

Tobi Amusan broke the world record in the 100m hurdles event at the World Championships on Sunday. The Nigerian ran 12.06 seconds but was later ruled ineligible due to excessive wind speed. She was wearing customised Adidas Adizero Avanti shoes designed for runners who compete in 5-10 km races. World Athletics is trying to draw a line between innovation and giving athletes an unfair advantage.
#TobiAmusan #WorldAthletics #WorldChampionships #Nigerian #Sports #IndividualSports #TrackField


4 months ago

Sidharth Malhotra, Anushka Sharma & others cheer as Neeraj Chopra wins silver in World Athletics Championships

Neeraj Chopra becomes the first Indian to win silver in the men's javelin throw final. He became only the second male track and field athlete to win a medal in the world championships by clinching silver. Bollywood celebrities like Ranveer Singh and anushka Sharma also cheered for him.
#NeerajChopra #PINKVILLA #Olympic #Indian #ArtsEntertainment


4 months ago