You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

From PM Modi to Amitabh Bachchan, dignitaries hail Indonesia Open champion Kidambi Srikanth

DNWEB25314 | 6/19/2017 | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :228



World No.22 Srikanth, who had reached the finals at Singapore Open in April, outclassed Japanese qualifier Kazumasa Sakai 21-11 21-19 in just 37 minutes in the Indonesia Open final on Sunday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated shuttler Kidambi Srikanth after he clinched his second Super Series Premier title by lifting the Indonesia Open men's singles trophy in Jakarta. World No.22 Srikanth, who had reached the finals at Singapore Open in April, outclassed Japanese qualifier Kazumasa Sakai 21-11 21-19 in just 37 minutes in the final.
"Congratulations @srikidambi! We are extremely delighted on your victory in the Indonesia Open Super Series tournament," Modi wrote in his twitter handle.
Badminton Ass
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

RCA unseats Modi from last bastion
DNMUM391226 | 6/25/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Amit Bhatt | WC :330

Jaipur: Thirteen years ago, Lalit Modi was elected president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA), a springboard that would in the years to come catapult him to stardom in Indian cricket. On Saturday, he was suspended from the Nagaur distr

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Australian Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi Yuqi to make 3rd consecutive final
DNWEB25397 | 6/25/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :259

Recently-crowned Indonesia Open champion Kidambi Srikanth on Saturday defeated the fourth seed China's Shi Yuqi in the semi-finals of the men's singles event of the Australian Open Super Series at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre.Srikanth d

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

ICC Women's World Cup 2017 | England v/s India: Live stream and where to watch in India
DNWEB25398 | 6/25/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :647

ICC Women's World Cup 2017England v/s India

Venue: County Ground, Derby

Time: 3 pm (IST - Saturday, June 24)Where to watch

On TV: Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 HD

Live Streaming: Hotstar.com

A strong tune-up notwit

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

You are a youth icon: Red-faced Jaipur Traffic Police issues clarification to Jasprit Bumrah for mocking his no-ball
DNWEB25399 | 6/25/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Web Team | WC :227

A recent advertisement by Jaipur Traffic Police might well have been hilarious, but the subject of their humour didn't take it too kindly. A massive billboard warned motorists not to cross the zebra crossing while waiting for the traffic light

Add To LightboxCalculate Price