Badminton player Parupalli Kashyap has called the postponement of the India Open "unfair and upsetting" with the tournament now not counting towards qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
COVID-19 drama sees Nehwal match declared walkover before Indian star reinstated at Yonex Thailand Open
A series of positive coronavirus tests caused disruption to the first day of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Yonex Thailand Open, with Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal among those impacted - only to later be cleared to play following further testing.
Claims by Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal that players fitness is being compromised ahead of three Badminton World Federation (BWF) events in Thailand, with physiotherapists and trainers needing a special appointment to visit players for treatment have been denied by the International Federation.
Former world number one Saina Nehwal of India is among the latest players to withdraw from next week's Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open.
Indian Olympic badminton medallist Nehwal yet to join training camp for Tokyo 2020 after husband's omission
London 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has yet to join a badminton training camp for next year's postponed Olympic Games after a fall-out with the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and the Badminton Association of India (BAI).
Indian players Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap have asked the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to extend the Olympic qualification period as tournaments continue to be cancelled due to coronavirus.
India's Saina Nehwal was the only seeded player to suffer elimination from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Denmark Open in Odense today, losing in straight games against Japan's Sayaka Takahashi.