Jwala Gutta

BWF rankings: Srikanth slips to No.12, Jwala-Ashwini rise to 14

BWF rankings: Srikanth slips to No.12, Jwala-Ashwini rise to 14

New Delhi, May. 6 : Olympic-bound men's singles shuttler K Srikanth of India slipped a place to be ranked World No. 12 in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings.

2010 Commonwealth Games champion duo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponappa, who made the cut for their second Olympics, rose one rung to be World No. 14 in women's doubles.

In women's singles, Saina Nehwal and P V Sindhu, who will be representing India at the Rio Games, were static at No. 8 and No. 10.

New Zealand Open: Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponappa lose as India's campaign ends

New Zealand Open: Jwala Gutta-Ashwini Ponappa lose as India's campaign ends

New Delhi: India's campaign ended at the New Zealand Open badminton tournament in Auckland, with women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa suffered defeat in straight sets to bow out of the USD 120,000 Grand Prix Gold event here.

Jwala and Ashwini, saw themselves fighting hard in the opening game, but went down in a close affair. In the second set, they were ripped apart to bow out. They lost the tie 22-24 8-21 against the local combo of Setyana Mapasa and Gronya Somerville in the women's doubles competition.

Shuttlers Jwala-Ashwini win 2015 Canada Open

Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa

Calgary (Canada), June 29 - Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa clinched the 2015 Canada Open badminton title after beating top pair Eefje Muskens and Selena Piek in their women's doubles event in Calgary.

The Commonwealth Games silver medalist pair overcame the Dutch duo 21-19, 21-16 in a thrilling final showdown that lasted over 35 minutes.

Although the Indian pair had to face stiff competition from their opponents to secure the first set, the second game began on a promising note as they were 15-6 at one stage.

Jwala Gutta campaigns against cockfighting for PETA

Jwala Gutta campaigns against cockfighting for PETA

Hyderabad, (Telangana) Mar. 14 - Ace shuttler Jwala Gutta has campaigned against cockfighting, a hitherto rural bloodsport, and expressed her strong displeasure at using cocks for the pleasure of human beings.

Wearing a specially designed dress and with 'blood spots' on her body like an injured rooster, Gutta on Saturday held a board reading 'Try to relate their fate, say no to cockfighting'.

Doubles do not get recognition like singles, laments Jwala Gutta

Jwala GuttaGlasgow: Just hours after winning a silver in the Commonwealth Games here, ace shuttler Jwala Gutta on Sunday slammed discrimination of doubles game in India, saying that singles players were given more recognition in the country.

Indians bite dust in badminton mixed team event

Jwala GuttaGlasgow: Star players Parupalli Kashyap and Jwala Gutta failed to create magic as India were blanked 0-3 by a dominant England in the mixed team semifinals of badminton competitions at the Commonwealth Games, here Sunday.

Curtains for Indian shuttlers at Japan Open

Jwala-Gutta-and-Ashwini-PonnappaTokyo: It was curtains for Indian shuttlers at the Japan Open as young Tanvi Lad and women`s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa suffered defeats in the second round of the USD 250,000 Super Series tournament here on Thursday.

'Jwala the brain, Ashwini the working machine'

Jwala-Gutta-Ashwini-PonnappaNew Delhi, April 4 : Danish World No. 2 women's doubles shuttlers Christinna Pedersen and Kamilla Rytter Juhl believe that India's Jwala Gutta the "brain" and Ashwini Ponnappa the "machine" make a fine pair.

Struggling Jwala-Ashwini aim for improvement at India Open

Jwala-AshwiniNew Delhi, March 19 : India's top doubles shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa wants to leave behind her dismal performance at the Swiss Open and All-England and is confident of a better show with partner Jwala Gutta

Jwala-Ashwini fail to enter All England main draw

Jwala-Ashwini fail to enter All England main drawBirmingham, March 5 - Women's doubles specialists Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa failed to make the main draw of the $400,000 All England Open Badminton Championships at the National Indoor Arena here Tuesday.



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