Daily Archives: June 10, 2013

Erode Eagles Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Erode Eagles fans, a complete list of all Erode Eagles matches in TNBL 2013 is given below:

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9th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Erode Eagles

10th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Erode Eagles

11th June, 2013: Skill Angels vs Erode Eagles

13th June, 2013: Erode Eagles vs Dazzle Force

14th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Erode Eagles

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Chennai Singams Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Chennai Singams fans, a complete list of all matches played by Chennai Singams in TNBL 2013 is given below:

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Chennai Singams

9th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Skill Angels

10th June, 2013: Chennai SIngams vs Dazzle Force

11th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Chennai Singams

12th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Chennai SIngams

13th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Covai Panthers

14th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Erode Eagles

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Dazzle Force Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Dazzle Force fans, a complete list of all Dazzle Force matches in TNBL 2013 is given below:

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8th June, 2013: Skill Angels vs Dazzle Force

10th June, 2013: Chennai SIngams vs Dazzle Force

11th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Dazzle Force

13th June, 2013: Erode Eagles vs Dazzle Force

14th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Dazzle Force

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Ed6 Skill Angels Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Ed6 Skill Angels fans, a complete list of all Ed6 Skill Angels matches in TNBL 2013 is provided below:

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8th June, 2013: Skill Angels vs Dazzle Force

9th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Skill Angels

11th June, 2013: Skill Angels vs Erode Eagles

12th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Skill Angels

14th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Skill Angels

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Covai Panthers Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Covai Panthers fans, the complete match schedule for Covai Panthers in TNBL 2013 is given below:

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8th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Covai Panthers

9th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Erode Eagles

11th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Dazzle Force

12th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Chennai SIngams

13th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Covai Panthers

14th June, 2013: Covai Panthers vs Skill Angels

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Jhaver Smashers Match Schedule in TNBL 2013

For Jhaver Smashers fans, the schedule for Jhaver Smashers matches in TNBL 2013 is provided below:

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8th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Covai Panthers

10th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Erode Eagles

11th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Chennai Singams

12th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Skill Angels

14th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Dazzle Force

A complete schedule of all matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

TNBL 2013 Schedule is Here

Tamil Nadu Badminton League (TNBL) has come out with the schedule of matches for the second edition of TNBL in June 2013. All the matches will be held at JJ Indoor Stadium, Kilpauk, Chennai and start at 5pm IST.

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Jhaver Smashers will face off with Covai Panthers on the opening day (8th June 2013) followed by Skill Angels playing Dazzle Force the same day.

The complete schedule is provided below:

8th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Covai Panthers / Skill Angels vs Dazzle Force

9th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Skill Angels / Covai Panthers vs Erode Eagles

10th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Erode Eagles / Chennai SIngams vs Dazzle Force

11th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Chennai Singams / Covai Panthers vs Dazzle Force / Skill Angels vs Erode Eagles

12th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Skill Angels / Covai Panthers vs Chennai SIngams

13th June, 2013: Chennai Singams vs Covai Panthers / Erode Eagles vs Dazzle Force

14th June, 2013: Jhaver Smashers vs Dazzle Force / Chennai Singams vs Erode Eagles / Covai Panthers vs Skill Angels

Jhaver Smashers fans, a schedule of all Jhaver Smashers matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Covai Panthers fans, a schedule of all Covai Panthers matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Ed6 Skill Angels fans, a schedule of all Ed6 Skill Angels matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Dazzle Force fans, a schedule of all Dazzle Force matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Chennai Singams fans, a schedule of all Chennai Singams matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Erode Eagles fans, a schedule of all Erode Eagles matches in TNBL 2013 is available here

Indonesia Open 2013 Live – Indian Results

Welcome to our live coverage of the Indonesia Open 2013.

We have quite a few Indian players participating in this tournament.

15th June 2013, Friday

Womens Singles – Semi Finals

Saina Nehwal lost to Juliane Schenk of Germany 21-12, 13-21, 14-21. It was a hard fought match with Saina winning the first set, but could not match up to Juliane’s strokes in the second and third sets. With this loss, all the Indian players are out of the Indonesia Open.

14th June 2013, Friday – Quarter Finals

Today the quarter finals matches have started.

Womens Singles

Saina Nehwal

Saina Nehwal

  • Saina Nehwal defeated Carolina Marin of Spain 21-16 21-19. Now she faces the fourth seeded Juilane Shenk of Germany in the semi finals.

Mens Singles

  • Ajay Jayaram lost to Marc Zwiebler of Germany 16-21 15-21.
  • R.M.V.Gurusaidutt lost to Tommy Sugiarto of Indonesia 21-19 11-21 10-21.

13th June 2013, Thursday

Today the second round matches have started. Good luck to all Indians playing today.

Mens Singles – Round 2

R.M.V. Gurusaidutt

R.M.V. Gurusaidutt

Ajay Jayaram

Ajay Jayaram

 

  • R.M.V. Gurusaidutt defeated Kazumasa Sakai of Japan in three sets 21-12, 9-21, 21-19 to move to the third round. He now meets Tommy Sugiarto of Indonesia who defeated second seeded Long Chen in straight sets in round one.
  • Ajay Jayaram defeated fourth seeded Sony Dwi Kuncora of 22-20 21-12. Ajay now meets Marc Zwiebler of Germany in the third round.
  • Sai Praneeth lost to top seed, Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia18-21, 12-21
  • Saurabh Varma lost to third seeded Pengyu Du of China 16-21, 6-21.

Womens Singles – Round 2

  • Saina Nehwal defeated Sayaka Takahashi of Japan in straight sets 21-13, 21-19

Womens Doubles – Round 2

  • Pradnya Gadre and Ashwini Ponnappa lost to Anneke Feinya Agustin and Della Destiara Haris of Indonesia 13-21, 19-21

Mixed Doubles – Round 2

  • Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa lost to Robert Mateusiak and Nadiezda Zieba of Poland 14-21, 21-17, 13-21.

12th June 2013, Wednesday

Today the main draw matches have started. Good luck to all Indians playing today.

Mens Singles – Round 1

Sai Praneeth

Sourabh Varma

Sourabh Varma

  • Ajay Jayaram defeated Riyanto Subagja of Indonesia 22-20, 8-21, 21-12
  • R.M.V.Gurusaidutt defeated Andrea Kurniawan Tedjono of Indonesia 22-20 21-16.
  • Sourabh Varma defeated Hans-Kristian Vittinghus of Denmark 19-21, 21-14, 21-15
  • Parupalli Kashyap lost to So Sasaki 7-21, 8-21

Womens Doubles Round 1

  • Aparna Balan and Siki Reddy lost to Gebby Ristiyani Imawan and Tiara Rosalia Nuraidah 12-21, 17-21.

11th June 2013, Tuesday

Today the main draw matches have started. Good luck to all Indians playing today.

Women’s Singles

  • Saina Nehwal defeated Lindaweni Fanetri of Indonesia 21-17, 27-29, 21-13

Mixed Doubles

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  • Tarun Kona and Ashwini Ponnappa defeated Praveen Jordan and Vita Marissa of Indonesia 21-18, 14-21, 25-23.

10th June 2013, Monday

Today the qualification rounds are going on and we have poor results. Sai Praneeth made it to the main draw of the Men’s Singles and Aparna Balan and Sikki Reddy qualified for the main draw of Women’s Doubles.

Qualification Round of Indonesia Open 2013

Men’s Singles:

  • Sai Praneeth is the only Indian to qualify to the main draw.
  • Anand Pawar lost his second round of qualifying to Riyanto Subajgo of Indonesia in straight sets.
  • H.S.Prannoy lost to Kazumasa Sakai of Japan in three sets.

Women’s Singles

  • Arundhati Pantawane has lost her first round match to Maziyyah Nadhir of Indonesia.

Men’s Doubles

  • Tarun Kona and Arun Vishnu lost to Wijaya Rendra and Rian Sukmawan of Indonesia in straight sets.
  • Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar lost to Roland Alexander and Selvanus Ges of Indonesia in straight sets.

Women’s Doubles

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  • Aparna Balan and Sikki Reddy N. have qualified to the main draw by winning both their qualifying matches.
  • Jwala Gutta and Prajakta Sawant lost their first round match against Ririn Amelia and Anggia Shitta Awanda of Indonesia in a tough battle, 19-21, 20-22.

Mixed Doubles

  • Prajakta Sawant paired with Malaysian Mohammed Razif Abdul Latif and lost in the first round to Adi Pratama and Nadya Melati of Indonesia in three sets, 11-21, 21-12, 19-21.
  • Aparna Balan and Arun Vishnu lost to Patiphat Chalardchaleam and Jongkonphan Kittiharakul of Thailand in another three setter, 16-21, 21-16, 16-21.

Indian Players Already In The Main Draw

The following are the participants in the main draw:

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Nandagopal and Maneesha win Mixed Doubles at Maldives Open 2013

It was a great day for Indian Badminton on Sunday.

Soon after Srikanth had won the Mens Singles event in the Thailand Open, we had his brother, Nandagopal and Maneesha winning the Mixed Doubles event in the Maldives open.

In a hard fought final, the Indian pair defeated Dae Sung Kim and Bo Kyung Oh of Korea 21-16 23-12.

With this victory, we are seeing a pattern of various new Indian stars emerging on the international circuit.

Well done Nandagopal and Maneesha.