Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Saina Nehwal dedicates Olympic medal to father

Zee News – August 14, 2012
Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal created history by becoming the first ever shuttler from India to win an Olympic medal at the 2012 Games.

The other Gopi in Saina Nehwal’s success

Times of India – August 14, 2012
Everyone knows P Gopichand’s contribution in Saina Nehwal’s meteoric rise and his role in helping the shuttler’s career get a second wind around 2009.

Saina Nehwal rises to world No. 4

IBN Live – August 14, 2012
India’s Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has gained a place to fourth in the world badminton rankings. Saina swapped places with China’s Shixian Wang in the latest rankings announced on Wednesday by the Badminton World Federation (BWF).

BAI announces Rs 25 lakh award for Saina

The Sunday Indian – August 04, 2012

BAI announces Rs 10 lakh award for Saina Nehwal

www.haryanaabtak.com – June 23, 2012
The world number five Indian clinched the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold in Bangkok earlier in the month, before winning the Indonesian Super Series Premier in Jakarta last week. Congratulating Saina for her triumphs, Das Gupta said: “I am very delighted that Saina has broken the Chinese wall once again by defeating two of them in Indonesia and gained her confidence against China.”

BAI to honour Saina Nehwal

The Hindu – June 23, 2012
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) has decided to present Saina Nehwal with a cheque for Rs. 10 lakh for winning the Thailand Open and Indonesia Open titles this month.

Rs 10 lakh award for Saina

The Pioneer – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta

BAI announces Rs 10 lakh award for Saina Nehwal

The Indian Express – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta today announcing a cheque of Rs 10 lakh for the Indian who clinched successive titles at Thailand and Indonesia recently

BAI announces 10 lakh for Saina Nehwal

Blog: sportswire4u – June 22, 2012
Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta, President, Badminton Association of India has announced a cash award of Rs 10 lakh to ace shuttler Saina Nehwal who recent won the SCG Thailand Open 2012 and Indonesia Open Super Series 2012 titles. Dr. Gupta described Saina’s display as “outstanding and historic.”.

Badminton Association of India announces Rs. 10 lakh award for Saina

NDTV – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta on Friday announcing a cheque of Rs. 10 lakh for the Indian who clinched successive titles at Thailand and Indonesia recently.

BAI announces Rs 10 lakh award for Saina

Zee News – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta today announcing a cheque of Rs 10 lakh for the Indian who clinched successive titles at Thailand and Indonesia recently.

BAI announces Rs 10 lakh award for Saina Nehwal

Danik Jagran – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta on Friday announcing a cheque of Rs 10 lakh for the Indian who clinched successive titles at Thailand and Indonesia recently.

BAI announces Rs 10 lakh award for Saina

Times of India – June 22, 2012
Cash rewards continued to pour in for ace shuttler Saina Nehwal with Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta today announcing a cheque of Rs 10 lakh for the Indian who clinched successive titles at Thailand and Indonesia recently.

BAI congratulate Saina Nehwal

Zee News – June 17, 2012
Badminton Association of India President Akhilesh Das Gupta today congratulated Saina Nehwal for winning the Indonesian Open women singles title

BAI congratulates Saina Nehwal

Times of India – June 17, 2012
Badminton Association of India President Akhilesh Das Gupta on Sunday congratulated Saina Nehwal for winning the Indonesian Open women singles title.

BAI hails Saina`s victory at Thailand Open

Zee News – June 11, 2012
Badminton Association of India (BAI) today hailed ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal for her second title triumph of the season at the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold in Bangkok. Heaping praise on Saina, BAI chief Dr Akhilesh Das Gupta said that the Indian star player very much needed a win like this before the London Olympics.

BAI hails Saina Nehwal’s victory at Thailand Open

Danik Jagran – June 11, 2012
Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Monday hailed ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal for her second title triumph of the season at the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold in Bangkok. Heaping praise on Saina, BAI chief Dr Akhilesh Das Gupta said that the Indian star player very much needed a win like this before the London Olympics.

BAI gets BIF`s go-ahead to host India Open badminton

Zee News – March 20, 2012
The Badminton International Federation (BIF) has given a go-ahead to BAI on venue and other arrangements for the Yonex Sunrise India Open 2012, to be held here from April 24 to 29. In this year’s tournament, spectators will have a free entry to the venue, Sirifort Auditorium.