China At Taipei GPG

Chen Long Wang Yihan Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan Win 3 Titles for China At Taipei GPG

 July 20, 2015   R K Gupta

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China’s World no.1 Chen Long justified his tournament seeding by defeating local favorite and world no.8 Chou Tien Chen in the men’s singles final of the Chinese-Taipei Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament on Sunday. Down one game, Chen Long demonstrated his superior class in the next two games to win his fourth title of the […]

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Lee Chong Wei Loses to Chen Long

Lee Chong Wei Loses to Chen Long After a Hard-Fought Quarterfinal Battle at Taipei

 July 17, 2015   R K Gupta

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The Malaysian badminton superstar Lee Chong Wei had a hard match on his hands in playing against world no.1 Chen Long at the Chinese-Taipei Grand Prix Gold Tournament on July 17, 2015. In an unusually long badminton duel, Chong Wei began well to take the first game but the Chinese came back to fight hard […]

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Chinese-Taipei 2015 Kidambi Srikanth

Poor Show by Indians at 2015 Chinese-Taipei Grand Prix Gold Badminton Tournament

 July 17, 2015   R K Gupta

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Indian badminton stars Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma and PV Sindhu lost their second round matches at the $200,000 Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold tournament at Taipei on Thursday. The Taiwanese GPG tournament has a rich field in men, women single’s and other categories with most top players participating. While India’s Saina Nehwal opted to […]

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Chinese F1 Grand Prix

Chinese F1 Grand Prix: Hamilton Tops at Shanghai, Rosberg Second, Vettel Third

 April 14, 2015   R K Gupta

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After Sebastian Vettel’s victory in the Malaysian GP last fortnight, the issue of tyre-management during the race has suddenly acquired prominence. In season’s third F1 GP at Shanghai, most pre-race debate was focused on the new buzzword of Tyre-Management. Analysts talked about Ferrari’s lighter-tyre strategy employed in the previous race and whether Mercedes drivers could […]

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Outlook for Marc Marquez at Sunday’s Silverstone GP After his Unexpected Loss at Brno

 August 31, 2014   R K Gupta

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When Marc Marquez won his 10th consecutive MotoGp at Indianapolis, his dominance in the event was already a foregone conclusion. In MotoGP history, the 21-year old Spaniard created a new landmark that looked difficult to be broken. His 10th August commanding victory in the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix track was an unrelenting show of […]

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Australian Grand Prix

Interesting Highlights From Formula-1 Pre-Season Test Runs Before 2014 Australian Grand Prix

 February 24, 2014   R K Gupta

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Come March 16 and you will be watching the first race of the new F1 season in Melbourne, Australia. The picturesque Melbourne GP track is uniquely built around a man-made Albert Park Lake, some distance away from the city center. Until 2007, no other GP circuit could boast of a large water body in the […]

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Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel Equals Two Records in Winning the Brazilian Grand Prix

 November 26, 2013   R K Gupta

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Sebastian Vettel has proved his mettle under the most trying conditions in the Brazilian Grand Prix last Sunday at Interlagos, Sao Palo. At the end of the Abu Dhabi GP, earlier this month, this author posted a similar piece on these pages, citing the amazing progress that Vettel has made in recent times. But two […]

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