Badminton

Wind a worry for Sindhu

There may be two Asian girls, Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying and Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi, above her in the current world rankings but P.V. Sindhu is the top …

Asia

Gopi could bring in Japan’s multiple-team system in India

The Indians may be worried about the threat posed by the Japanese, who now appear to have taken over from the Chinese, but Chief Coach P. Gopi Chand …

India

Asian Games 2018 Schedule

Here’s the full schedule of the Asian Games 2018 to be held in Indonesia. August 18: Opening CeremonyAugust 19, SundayAquatics:Swimming - Medal ceremo

Sports (India)

She lost a contact lens playing badminton. Doctors found it in her eye 28 years later

A painful lump just above a 42-year-old woman’s left eye was actually a hard contact lens the woman was sure she’d simply lost — almost three decades …

Contact Lenses

Asian Games 2018: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth lead India’s charge in badminton | other sports

India has produced some formidable badminton players over the years. Syed Modi, Praksh Padukone, Pullela Gopichand and Aparna Popat were not just …

Asian Games

That lump in her eyelid was the contact lens she lost as a teenager

A lump that had just popped up on the eyelid of a 42-year-old British woman turned out to be the contact lens she had lost almost 30 years earlier …

Medical Journals

Hotel Indonesia Kempinski welcomes Asian Games with photo, memorabilia exhibitio...

Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta in Central Jakarta is hosting a photo and memorabilia exhibition until Sept. 2.<p>Located in the Nirwana Lounge and …

Rio Olympics

Doctors Discover Forgotten 28-Year-Old Contact Lens in Woman’s Eye

Here is a story which has a happy ending but that I am very sad to share with you nonetheless: after a 42-year-old woman came in complaining of a …

Contact Lenses

Tahir, Mehvish wins Independence Day Badminton titles

PESHAWAR, Aug 16 (APP):Tahir of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa<br>Police and Mehvish clinched the trophies of the KP Independence Day Badminton<br>Tournament played …

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

Woman’s Lost Contact Lens Found In Her Eye...28 Years Later!

Aug 16, 2018<p>Everyone loses a contact lens now and then, which is why one unnamed woman from the United Kingdom didn’t think anything of it when she …

Contact Lenses

Asian Games: Hosts Indonesia hope for 16 gold medals

JAKARTA: As Indonesia gears up to host the Asian Games this month the Southeast Asian nation hopes to capitalise on home advantage and a range of new …

Asia

Badminton winners head experienced Australian eventing squad for WEG

<b>Sam Griffiths</b> and his 2014 Badminton-winning super-mare <b>Paulank Brockagh</b> have been selected for their <b>third back-to-back championship</b> squad.<p>Sam and the …

Horses

Defending Burghley champion to be 2018 pathfinder

World number one <b>Oliver Townend will be the trailblazer at this year’s prestigious autumn four-star</b> following the release of the Land Rover Burghley …

Horses

British World Equestrian Games eventing team named

The British Equestrian Federation has announced its eventing squad for next month’s World Equestrian Games<b>.</b><p><b>Ros Canter, Tina Cook, Piggy French, Tom</b> …

FEI World Equestrian Games

Asian Games 2018: India contenders in each category, says badminton coach Gopichand

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand said that this is a rare occasion when country's shuttlers are medal contenders in each and every …

India News

Moving Sale 64 Yarmouth Rd Sun Aug 19th and 26th 10am-3pm - Norwood, MA Patch

Moving Sale Everything must go!<p>Teak bureau, butcher block table, Weber grill, patio furniture, housewares, games: croquet, badminton, horrse shoes, …

Furniture

More out-of-town schools in Milo

Some 5,000 student-athletes from public and private schools are expected to converge in Cebu to vie for titles in the 2018 Milo Little Olympics …

Philippines

Pony Euros rider jumps clear cross-country with one stirrup after tack malfunction

A young eventer gave a remarkable display of cross-country riding after her stirrup leather snapped on her championship debut.<p>Belgium’s Louise Van …

Horses

Asian Games: Indonesia's 'Minions' aim for badminton glory

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Affectionately dubbed the "Minions" after the little yellow creatures from the 2015 animated movie, diminutive badminton duo Marcus Gideon and Kevin Sukamuljo will hope to stand tall and win gold for hosts Indonesia at the Asian Games this month.<p>Currently the world's top ranked …

Asia

Gopi expects a better medal haul

Chief national coach P. Gopi Chand hopes to have many moments to celebrate in the Jakarta Asian Games starting next week.<p>Speaking at the send-off …

Saina Nehwal

SOTY 2017: Sportsperson winner and badminton star Jasmine Leung on realising her potential and how she's repaying her sifu

Student of The Year (SOTY) 2017 Sportsperson winner Jasmine Leung Yuet-yee, 17, is polishing her techniques in the hopes of being Hong Kong’s next …

Hong Kong

Teenager qualifies for famous Badminton Horse trials on mountain pony bought for £1,000

A teenage on a mountain pony, bought for £1,000, has qualified for the prestigious Badminton Horse Trials, and is set to leave home after being …

Eventing

Badminton: Ajay Jayaram to face Shesar Rhustavito in Vietnam Open final

Ajay defeated Japan’s Yu Igarashi 21-14, 21-19 while Shesar got the better of other Indian Mithun Manjunath in the semifinals.<p>India’s Ajay Jayaram …

Vietnam

Badminton: Aakarshi Kashyap beats Malvika Bansod to win India Junior International title

Kashyap won the women’s singles final 21-13, 21-19 in 37 minutes.<p>Junior national champion Aakarshi Kashyap re-affirmed her position as one of the …

Indonesia

Summer of sport

This summer you can take part in a wide range of family-friendly summer sport activities at the places we care for. Join us for archery, badminton, …

National Trust

Ministry clears 804-member contingent

The Sports Ministry has cleared a 804-member Indian contingent, including 572 athletes, for the Asian Games but said it will bear the expense of 755 …

Commonwealth Games

Watch: Sai Praneeth's incredible shot at World Badminton Championship quarterfinals

Though B. Sai Praneeth lost the men's quarterfinal match against Japan's Kento Momota at the World Badminton Championships, his awesome shot in the …

Badminton

Four technologies that could change the face of medicine

The way that health care and medicine are delivered years from now could be vastly different from what we know today, says Canadian futurist Nikolas …

Tumors

Rooftop stadium built on Chongqing shopping mall

An aerial photo shows a stadium built on the roof of a shopping mall in Chongqing, seen here on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. The stadium covers an area …

News (China)

Want to Do for TT What Saina Did for Badminton, Says Manika Batra

<b>Camera: Shiv Kumar Maurya<br>Editor: Rahul Sanpui</b><p>The 2018 Commonwealth Games became synonymous with the image of Manika Batra raising her arms in …

Table Tennis