Olympic Badminton Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Srikanth to take on Chen Long in Australian Open finalRead the original story

    Sunday | Newkerala.com

    Sydney [Australia], June 25 : Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth will today take on China's Chen Long in the men's singles final of the Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament here. Srikanth has already said that he would not succumb to the pressure of final clash and would play his usual game.

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  2. Congratulations pour in for shuttler SrikanthRead the original story

    Sunday | Nerve News

    New Delhi, June 25 - With Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the well-wishers, congratulations poured in for star shuttler Kidambi Srikanth on his title triumph at the Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament on Sunday. Srikanth defeated reigning Olympic champion Chen Long of China 22-20, 21-16 to win the men's singles title in Sydney.

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  3. Need to be more consistent: Super Kidambi Srikanth hungry for more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | DNA India

    Playing in his third consecutive Super Series final in Sydney, Kidambi needed just 46 minutes as he fended out Chen Long 22-20, 21-16 in the final match of the Australian Open men's singles event. Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth, who won his maiden Australian Open title on Sunday, has said he was happy with the performance he delivered against reigning world champion Chen Long in the summit clash.

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  4. Badminton: India's Srikanth stuns Chen Long to win Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Kidambi Srikanth of India hits a return on the way to defeating Chen Long of China in the Australian Open men's singles badminton final in Sydney on Jun 25, 2017. SYDNEY: India's Kidambi Srikanth claimed a first victory over Olympic and two-time world champion Chen Long to win the Australian Open Superseries final in Sydney on Sunday .

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  5. This is the best phase in my career: Kidambi SrikanthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Indian Express

    Kidambi Srikanth acknowledged that he is in the form of his life after winning the Australian Open Super Series on Sunday which was his third final in a row and second consecutive title in as many weeks. In a span of two weeks, he's played 10 matches and won all of them while beating the World No 1 Son Wan Ho twice, top-ranked Chinese player Shi Yuqi along the way.

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  6. BAI announces cash reward for Kidambi SrikanthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kidambi Srikanth of India poses with the winner's trophy after defeating Chen Long of China in the Australian Open men's singles badminton final in Sydney on June 25, 2017. Pic/ AFP Badminton Association of India President Himanta Biswa Sarma announced a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh for Kidambi Srikanth after he won the Australian Open Superseries title in Sydney on Sunday.

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  7. Srikanth lifts Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News Today

    Sydney: Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth notched up his second successive Super Series title with a stunning straight-game triumph over reigning Olympic and world champion Chen Long in the Australian Open summit clash here today. The world no.11 Srikanth won 22-20 21-16 in a 45-minute clash against the world no.6 Chinese, who is also the current All England champion.

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  8. Srikanth, Prannoy, Praneeth take over from womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Indian Express

    For a very long time, Indian badminton relied heavily on Saina Nehwal to carry the tricolour into the latter stages of tournaments. The Hyderabadi, then under Pullela Gopichand's guidance, would make a mark at the 2012 London Olympics, Super Series Premier titles in China and Indonesia, World Championships in Jakarta in 2015, Asian Champions in 2010 and 2016 to name a few.

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  9. Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open Super Series: Here is how Twitter reactedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | India.com

    Indian shuttler Srikanth Kidmabi won his second BWF Super Series final as he defeated the world no.6 Chen Long by straight games in Sydney at Australia Open Badminton Super Series men's singles final to ensure his second consecutive Super Series title. The Indian shuttler defeated his Chinese opponent 22-20, 21-16.

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  10. PARA-BADMINTON: Can you help this Wellington athlete in his mission to make Tokyo 2020?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | This is The West Country

    AMBITION: Andrew Martin, pictured here with a selection of World and European Championship medals, has his sights set on representing Great Britain at Tokyo 2020 A WELLINGTON athlete is aiming to raise the funds that will help him achieve his dream of representing Great Britain at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo. Andrew Martin, 29, plays Para-badminton in the SS6 category, which is for achondroplastic players, and has already picked up gold medals in European and World Championships as part of his glittering CV.

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  11. Okuhara beats Yamaguchi to win Australian Open badminton titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Japan Times

    Rio Olympic bronze medalist Nozomi Okuhara defeated Akane Yamaguchi 2-1 in an all-Japanese final to win the women's singles title at the World Super Series Australian Open on Sunday.

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  12. Iskandar looking to boost morale in TaipeiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Star Online

    It's the same for national singles shuttler Iskandar Zulkarnain Zainuddin , who will miss the Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebrations this year after leaving for Taipei yesterday to compete in the Taiwan Open beginning on Wednesday. While all his family members are in Muar for this Hari Raya, the 26-year-old Iskandar is on a mission to boost his confidence ahead of the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games from Aug 19-30.

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  13. Boon Heong-Hendra in first final of SuperseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Star Online

    The Malaysian-Indonesian pairing took just 58 minutes to beat Zhang Nan-Liu Cheng of China 21-15, 14-21, 21-17 in the men's doubles semi-finals of the Australian Open badminton championships in Sydney yesterday. Only Japan's Takeshi Kamura-Kiego Sonoda now stand in Boon Heong-Hendra's path to their first title since being paired up in January.

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  14. Badminton: 'Dream performance' as Srikanth sets up Chen finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    File photo of India's Srikanth Kidambi in action during the men's singles final at the Indonesia Open badminton championship in Jakarta on Jun 18, 2017. SYDNEY: India's Kidambi Srikanth blew away China's Shi Yuqi with a "dream" performance to set up an Australian Open final against Olympic champion Chen Long on Saturday .

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  15. Divas go down in blaze of gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Indian Express

    Tai Tzu Ying pulled off a 10-21, 22-20, 21-16 victory over Sindhu, who gave stiff challenge to the World No. 1 in Sydney.

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  16. Shuttler Srikanth in Australia Open semis; Sindhu, Saina crash outRead the original story

    Friday Jun 23 | Nerve News

    Sydney, June 23 - Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth entered the men's singles semi-finals while the star duo of P.V. Sindhu and Saina Nehwal crashed out of the women's singles quarter-finals at the $750,000 Australia Open Superseries badminton tournament here on Friday. Continuing his fine run, recently-crowned Indonesia Open champion Srikanth defeated fellow Indian shuttler B. Sai Praneeth in the men's singles quarter-finals.

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  17. Australian Open: Kidambi Srikanth in semi-final, P.V. Sindhu crashes outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kidambi Srikanth continued his fine form to enter the men's singles semifinals but Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu bowed out of the Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament in Sydney on Friday. In the all-Indian quarterfinal duel between Srikanth and B Sai Praneeth, it was the former who came out on top with a fighting 25-23 21-17 win over his countryman.

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  18. Australia Open Badminton Super Series: PV Sindhu crashes out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | India.com

    Rio Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu crashed out of Australia Open Super Series in Sydney as she was outclassed by the world no. 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan.

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  19. Shuttler Sindhu crashes out of Australian OpenRead the original story

    Friday Jun 23 | Nerve News

    Sydney, June 23 - Indian star P.V. Sindhu was knocked out of the $750,000 Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament following a tough quarter-final battle with World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei here on Friday. Sindhu won the first game before Tai staged a strong comeback to register a 10-21, 22-20, 21-16 verdict in the women's singles clash which lasted for about an hour.

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  20. PV Sindhu storms into quartersRead the original story

    Friday Jun 23 | Central Chronicle

    Rio Olympic Silver shuttler PV SIndhu stormed into the quarter finals of the ongoing Australia Open Super Series badminton tournament after thrashing Chinese Chen Xiaoxin, in straight sets of here today. The World number three, stomped her Chinese opponent in straight sets of 21-13, 21-18 to seal her quarter final berth.

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