Prannoy and Sourabh through to the quarterfinals of NZ Open

 August 4, 2017   Arunesh Varade

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It was a good day at the office for the Indian shuttlers as H. S. Prannoy and Sourabh Verma sailed through the quarter-finals of NZ open. The former beat the No. 10 seed Wei Nan of Hong Kong to book his last-8 berth. Whereas the latter beat Parupalli Kashyap, his team-mate from India. Let’s take […]

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Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold: HS Prannoy knocked out of the men’s singles competition

 March 18, 2017   kridangan

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Defending champion HS Prannoy was knocked out of the men’s singles competition following a straight-game loss to China’s Shi Yuqi (21-19,21-11) in the quarterfinals of the event here in Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold. Prannoy & Shi Yuqi first time played against each other, Yuqi is second seeded in the tournament while Prannoy was fifth […]

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Indian shuttler HS Prannoy, Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy reach quarter-finals of Swiss Open Badminton 2017

 March 17, 2017   kridangan

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It was a great day for the Indian shuttler in Swiss Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament as HS Prannoy, Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy reach quarter-finals while Subhankar Dey didn’t succeed. Defending champion HS Prannoy made great effort in a thrilling win over China’s Qiao Bin to advance to the quarterfinals of the USD 120,000 Swiss […]

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HS Prannoy Scares Chen Long Srikanth Out in 1st Round Sindhu Stays in 2016 Singapore Open

 April 14, 2016   R K Gupta

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In the ongoing OUE 2016 Singapore Super-series tournament, India’s HS Prannoy gave a huge first-round scare to world no.1 and top-seed Chen Long on Wednesday. In a closely fought deciding third game, the Chinese had to bring out all his shuttling skills to the fore before edging out the feisty Indian. However, Prannoy’s compatriot Kidambi […]

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HS Prannoy Wins Swiss Open Badminton Title Saina Nehwal Disappoints

 March 24, 2016   R K Gupta

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India’s HS Prannoy surprised everyone by winning the title in the recently concluded Swiss Grand Prix Gold Badminton tournament at Basel. The 24-year old Indian, who had a relatively easy passage into the final; defeated Germany’s Marc Zwiebler in the summit clash. However, among women, India’s Saina Nehwal crashed out in the semifinals. Nothing seems […]

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India’s HS Prannoy Wins Indonesian Grand Prix Gold Badminton Tournament

 September 15, 2014   R K Gupta

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Maintaining his remarkable run in the $125,000 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold Badminton Tournament at Palembang, India’s 22-year old Prannoy Haseena Sunil Kumar emerged as the champion by beating the crowd favorite local hero and qualifier Firman Abdul Kholik 21-11, 22-20. For the No.5 seed Prannoy, it was the first major title of his badminton […]

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