Prannoy slams BAI for Asia Championships snub
A day ahead of the Badminton Asia Championships in China, HS Prannoy has alleged that he and Sai Praneeth have been wrongfully left out of the tournament.
Singapore Open: Okuhara beats Sindhu in semis
Nozomi Okuhara defeated PV Sindhu in straight games in 37 minutes to set up a final against world No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying.
As it happened: Sindhu loses to dominant Okuhara in Singapore
PV Sindhu lost to Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in straight games in the semifinals of the Singapore Open.
'Very very consistent' Sindhu still has so much room to improve
PV Sindhu's consistency stood out in 2018. Yet former national coach Vimal Kumar believes she still isn't playing at her full potential.
Saina's stellar 2018 shows what she's made of
By the end of 2016, Saina Nehwal was being referred to as a has-been. In two years' time, she put together one of her most unforgettable years.
W2W4: Can Saina, Sindhu, Srikanth break India's long drought in Malaysia?
No Indian has won the Malaysia Open, with Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu having gone as far as the semifinals. Can they do better this time around?
Clinical Axelsen exposes Srikanth's shortcomings
Viktor Axelsen shrugged off a testing week to put on a clinical performance at the India Open, providing evidence of the gulf that exists between Kidambi Srikanth and the best in badminton today.
Srikanth remains India's best, but a class below the rest
Since his triumph at the French Open in 2017, Kidambi Srikanth has a 1-11 record against the top five players in the BWF World Rankings. Defeat in the final of the India Open further exposed that gulf in class.
As it happened: Axelsen too good for Srikanth in India Open final
Viktor Axelsen beat Kidambi Srikanth 21-7, 22-20 to win his second India Open title. Here's how it unfolded.
The final laugh: Kidambi Srikanth not resting on 2017 high
Tired of comparisons to 2017, Kidambi Srikanth wants to look ahead. After 17 months and 15 tournaments, he is back to where he belongs - competing for the big titles.
India Open: Srikanth enters final; Sindhu, Kashyap lose
Kidambi Srikanth defeated China's Huang Yuxiang 16-21, 21-14, 21-19 to enter his first tour-level final since October 2017.
Favourites Sindhu, Axelsen must reverse history to make India Open finals
After coasting to their respective semi-finals at the India Open, PV Sindhu and Viktor Axelsen will face their first genuine challenges over the weekend against Bingjiao and Kashyap.
Kashyap hopes bold new approach to fitness clears path for Tokyo
Once India's undisputed no.1, Parupalli Kashyap's career has been derailed by injuries. But having reached the quarterfinals of India Open, he's back with renewed self-belief.
Isabel Zhong finds balance between badminton and acting career
Isabel Zhong gave up badminton to try her luck in movies, but returned to the court after a seven-year gap. Now she's using her acting to finance her true passion.
Past broken racquets, journeyman Subhankar continues giant-killing spree
Subhankar Dey went through four racquets en route to beating world no.9 Tommy Sugiarto at India Open on Wednesday, adding yet another impressive upset to his resume.
Egyptian underdog pair get rid of first-round blues
An unexpected first-round win at the India Open means the world No. 109 pair of Doha Hany and Hadia Hosny El Said have had to extend their leave by a few more days.
Sameer looks to make most of reduced drift at India Open's new home
With the India Open moving to a venue with reduced drift, Sameer Verma aims to take it one match at a time in conditions that will suit his game.
Sai Praneeth goes down fighting in Swiss Open final
B Sai Praneeth's inspired run at the Swiss Open came to an end after he lost 21-19, 18-21, 12-21 to world no. 2 Shi Yuqi in the final on Sunday in Basel. With this loss, Praneeth has now lost both his matches against Shi on the international circuit.
Sindhu, Neeraj win top honours at ESPN India Awards
The ESPN.in Awards recognise the best individual and team performances in Indian sport on a calendar-year basis, chosen by a jury that includes some of the biggest names in the fraternity.
Sportswoman of the Year nominees: Smashing Saina, magnificent Manika & more
From Saina Nehwal's sensational comeback year to Manika Batra stealing the show in the TT arenas at the CWG and Asian Games, here are the nominations for the Sportsperson of the Year (Female) award.
India campaign ends as Saina, Srikanth exit All England
Saina suffered a 15-21, 19-21 loss against two-time defending champion Tai, while Srikanth went down 12-21, 16-21 to Kento Momota later in the day.
All England: Saina, Srikanth enter quarters
Saina Nehwal came from behind to beat Line Kjaersfeldt, while Kidambi Srikanth beat Indonesia's Jonatan Christie to advance to the All England Open quarterfinals.
All England Open: Saina, Srikanth, Praneeth in round 2; Sindhu suffers shock first-round defeat
PV Sindhu lost 16-21, 22-20, 18-21 to South Korea's Ji Hyun Sung in the opening round of the All England Open on Wednesday.
Saina, Sindhu's All England chances boosted by Marin injury, Tai Tzu's form
While PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal always remain a threat, they are aided by Carolina Marin's absence and Tai Tzu Ying's form, while Kidambi Srikanth faces a tough draw.
Coach of the Year: Jaspal Rana, Randhir Sehrawat's big breakthroughs
From Jaspal Rana guiding the next generation of India's promising shooters to Sjoerd Marijne rediscovering his mojo with the women's hockey team, here are the nominees for the Coach of the Year award.
Top 20 moments in Indian sports
World No. 10 PV Sindhu expressed her happiness over participating in her first Olympics as she became one of the seven badminton players to make the cut for Rio Olympics 2016.
John Brewin reviews the eight matches that ultimately doomed Louis van Gaal's tenure as manager at Manchester United.
Is Beyonce an athlete, too? Joy Priest explores the musician's roots as a young runner in the South and examines how the musician trains like a competitive sportswoman.
The sport and media landscape has changed so much that we may never have definitive voices like his ever again