Saina Nehwal had Pullela Gopichand and Vimal Kumar as personal coaches at different times. She now trains with her husband Parupalli Kashyap.
Kidambi Srikanth became the first Indian male shuttler to win a silver medal at the BWF World Championships on Sunday when he lost against Loh Kean Yew in the final. Another Indian Lakshya Sen claimed bronze.
PV Sindhu moved to Gachibowli Stadium from her long-time mentor's academy. Media speculated a rift between her and national chief coach Gopichand
India will compete in women's singles, men's singles and men's doubles events. India have won two Olympic medals in badminton so far
Gopichand pulled out to create space for Indonesian Santosa, who trains B Sai Praneeth, after IOA cleared only 5-member support staff
Pullela Gopichand said he can see many 'great starting points' in the sporting eco-system in India and a big haul of medals in the Tokyo Olympics
Apart from Gopichand the three foreign coaches are Agus Dwi Santoso (Indonesia), Park Tae Sang (Korea) and Mathias Boe (Denmark)
Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy have already started training at Gachibowli Stadium, which is similar to Tokyo's badminton venue
Gopichand was Sindhu's coach when she won the 2016 Rio Olympics. Sindhu now trains with South Korean coach Park Tae Sang
Speaking at the virtual inauguration of the High-Performance Coach Education Programme, Pullela Gopichand highlighted the role of a coaches in Indian sports
PV SIndhu's father alleged that her world champion daughter was not getting enough attention in Pullela Gopichand's badminton academy in Hyderabad
On June 2, BAI had recommended Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty and Sameer Verma for Arjuna award, leaving out Prannoy which prompted the shuttler to express his displeasure
The BWF last week announced new dates of the tournaments on their roster after the initial calendar was shredded due to coronavirus pandemic
The coronavirus outbreak, which has caused close to 3 lakh deaths worldwide, forced the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to suspend all events, including the Olympic qualifiers, till end of July
Pullela Gopichand highlights physical literacy to tide tough times of COVID-19 during an ELMS Sports Foundation webinar
Reflecting on his own life as a player and then as a coach, Pullela Gopichand said that for him success no longer is about winning, but to reach one's full potential
From Mary Kom to Jeje, Virender Sehwag to Pullela Gopichand, leading sports celebrities urge Indians to resolutely fight the COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed more than 120 people in India and over 80,000 globally, has brought the whole world into a standstill as countries went into lockdown
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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