Ratchanok Intanon: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Ratchanok Intanon wins Indonesia Masters title
Published: January 21, 2020
The first badminton title of the year was won by Ratchanok Intanon, the Badminton player of Thailand, defeated the former world number one, Spain’s Carolina Marin in the women’s singles final match of the Indonesia Masters tournament held in the capital city of Indonesia, Jakarta on Sunday, 20th January 2020. This is her second win ..
Indian Open Badminton 2019
Published: April 1, 2019
The Indian Badminton Tournament 2019 was held at K. D. Jadhav Indoor Hall in New Delhi from 26 to 31 March 2019 and had a total purse of $350,000. Champions of Indian Open Badminton 2019 Men’s Singles: Viktor Axelsen (Denmark) Women’s Singles: Ratchanok Intanon (Thailand) Men’s Doubles: Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin (Chinese Taipei) Women’s Doubles: Greysia ..
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Topics: Apriyani Rahayu • China • Chinese Taipei • Denmark • Greysia Polii • Huang Dongping • Indian Open Badminton • Indian Open Badminton 2019 • Indonesia • Lee Yang • New Delhi • Ratchanok Intanon • Srikanth Kidambi • Thailand • Viktor Axelsen • Wang Chi-lin • Wang Yilü
PV Sindhu becomes first Indian to lift Badminton World Federation World Tour Finals title
Published: December 17, 2018
Rio Olympics Silver medallist PV Sindhu became the first Indian to lift the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Tour Finals title at Guangzhou, China. In the summit clash, Sindhu defeated Japanese Nozomi Okuhara, in straight games, 21-19, 21-17 to claim the top honours of the season-ending event and her first title of the year. With ..
PV Sindhu becomes first-ever Indian shuttler to enter a badminton final at Asian Games
Published: August 27, 2018
Olympic Silver Medalist PV Sindhu has created history by becoming the first-ever Indian shuttler to enter a badminton final at the Asian Games. She stormed into the women’s singles final after defeating Akane Yamaguchi of in the semi-final at the 18th Asian Games 2018 on August 27. Sindhu will now face World No 1 Chines ..
Japan clinchs the 2018 Uber Cup, the Women’s World Badminton Championship
Published: May 27, 2018
Japanese women’s badminton team has clinched the Uber Cup for the first time since 1981 when they defeated hosts Thailand 3-0 at the IMPACT Stadium on May 26, 2018. Ranked two in world singles, Akane Yamaguchi began Japan’s title got off to a flying start as she beat World No. 4 Ratchanok Intanon 21-15, 21-19. ..