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India's Nehwal to miss 2014 CWG
Women's singles badminton champion cites lack of fitness as reason to opt out of next week's Commonwealth Games.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2014 12:01 GMT
Indian Badminton League kicks off
Even without China's top talent, players and organisers are positive the new league can follow in IPL's big footsteps.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 11:43 GMT
China snubs Indian Badminton League
Perennial champions will not take part due to scheduling issues, striking a blow for multi-million dollar event.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 13:17 GMT
India launches pro badminton league
New league will have franchises in Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad and aims to capitalise on growing fan base in country.
Last updated: 03 May 2013 13:11 GMT
Mary Kom: India's new female sports star
Against the odds, Mary Kom has boxed her way to bronze and is now set to become one of India's leading sportswomen.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2012 14:25 GMT
'National game now a national shame'
The men's Indian hockey team come under criticism after losing five out of five during the Olympic competition.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2012 10:45 GMT
Lin sets up showdown with old foe
Reigning Olympic singles champion Lin Dan will meet Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei in mouth-watering badminton final.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 19:20 GMT
Lee battles for Olympic fitness
Malaysian former number one racing against time to challenge for gold at the Olympics against Chinese rival Lin Dan.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 11:49 GMT
Commonwealth Games end in New Delhi
Australia top with 74 gold medals as 11-day event in Indian capital finishes without major glitches.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2010 20:07 GMT
Nehwal resolves to make top five
World junior champion becomes first Indian woman to crack top ten.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2009 11:51 GMT
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