17 March.Birmingham, UK
PV Sindhu dished out a disciplined performance to outwit world number 32 Soniia Cheah. (Photo credit: Instagram/@Srikanth_Kidambi)

  • PV Sindhu defeated Malaysia's Soniia Cheah 21-11, 21-17 in 38 minutes
  • Kidambi Srikanth lost 10-21, 21-15, 12-21 to Ireland's Nhat Nguyen 
  • Parupalli Kashyap lost 13-21, 20-21 to Japanese world number one Kento Momota 

16 March.Birmingham, UK
The 19-member Indian contingent will be led by PV Sindhu. (Photo credit: Instagram/pvsindhu/kidambisrikanth/sainanehwal)

  • India's PV Sindhu is seeded fifth in the All England Championships
  • Till now, only Prakash Padukone (1980) and Pullela Gopichand (2001) have won the elusive title
  • The All England Championship begins March 17