Badminton

MUMBAI: Fantasy sports platform FairPlay News has launched a campaign bringing together Indian Olympians MC Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal, Bollywood stars Ranbir Kapoor, Kiara Advani, and international cricketers Mithali Raj, Sunil Narine, and Eoin Morgan. 

FairPlay News’ new campaign ‘Khel Ja’ encourages people from all fields of life to embrace themselves by being proud of their work, their passions, and most importantly their achievements unapologetically. 

Aug 18, 2022 15:08
MUMBAI: Mastercard has announced that Lakshya Sen, Kidambi Srikanth, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty, will come on board as brand ambassadors in India.  As winners of the prestigious Thomas Cup 2022 and Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, the new ambassadors will partner with Mastercard to spread awareness about the safety, security, and convenience of digital payments in India. 
Aug 09, 2022 17:08
Unprecedented success in track and field events that delivered eight medals, the highest for India in a Commonwealth Games edition overseas, is arguably the biggest positive to come out of the just-concluded Birmingham 2022.
Aug 08, 2022 19:08
NEW DELHI: Premier Badminton League (PBL) is all set for a much-awaited comeback after a two-year hiatus with season 6, scheduled from December 17 to January 14, 2023. PBL is organised by SportzLive — the official license holder of the league - under the aegis of the Badminton Association of India (BAI).
Aug 04, 2022 18:08
MUMBAI: Eurosport India has acquired the broadcasting rights for the inaugural Grand Prix Badminton League (GPBL).  The 2022 edition of the league will commence from August 12 running through to August 21 and will be played in Bengaluru.
Jul 28, 2022 14:07
NEW DELHI: Double Olympic medallist badminton ace PV Sindhu and Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh were on Wednesday named the country's flagbearer for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games to be held Thursday in Birmingham.
Jul 27, 2022 19:07
BENGALURU: A new sports media and tech startup 'WhatsInTheGame', a Web 3.0 & the Metaverse Sports application that gives news shorts in 60 words or less, schedules, and result cards of global sports, has been launched.  'WhatsInTheGame' has been founded by Anil Kumar Mamidala, EJB Prameela and international badminton player B Sai Praneeth.
Jul 26, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: D2C sleep solutions brand SleepyCat has launched a new campaign for its flagship Ultima Mattress, with sports personalities like Nikhat Zareen and Srikanth Kidambi.  Through a series of videos, the campaign highlights the comfort and support functionality of the mattress.
Jul 18, 2022 16:07
NEW DELHI: IOS Sports and Entertainment have announced the on-boarding of wrestler siblings Geeta and Babita Phogat to their ever-growing sports family. Hailing from a family of wrestlers, the Phogat sisters, Babita and Geeta have represented India on the world stage.
Jul 13, 2022 15:07
NEW DELHI: IOS Sports and Entertainment have announced the on-boarding of the young talented badminton player Tasnim Mir into their sporting profile. The 17-year-old badminton prodigy scripted her name in Indian sports history by becoming the first Indian to clinch the BWF Junior World No.1 ranking in the U-19 category in January.
Jul 04, 2022 17:07
NEW DELHI: Badminton Association of India secretary Sanjay Mishra has assured players and parents that the association will not tolerate any age-fudging and would take strict action against those found guilty.