Latest Badminton News and Articles

The second Indian Badminton League (IBL) may be postponed

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Category: Badminton News Published: 21 April 2014
Written by Badminton News Hits: 398

New Delhi: Due to the busy international schedule, the Badminton Association of India is considering postponing the Indian Badminton League II to early 2015.

India's badminton sweetheart - Saina Nehwal
India's badminton sweetheart - Saina Nehwal

India's badminton sweetheart - Saina Nehwal

The first Indian Badminton League in August 2013 was huge commercial success and a grand success with badminton lovers. The corporate sponsorships and even the players like to play in the league.

But scheduling has been a problem this year with major international events like the Commonwealth Games in July and Asian Games in September which is coinciding with the league's original schedule from September 30-October 15, 2014. Some top shuttlers may choose to skip IBL due to their schedule conflict.

"The first IBL was a grand success, players and badminton fans are eagerly waiting for the second season. That's why we want to ensure that all the top players are available for the second IBL, and that looks difficult this year due to the busy international schedule," said BAI vice president T.P.S. Puri. "Though a final call is yet to be taken, we are considering the option of holding the tournament early next year." added T.P.S. Puri.

  • No comments found

Facebook

Twitter

Google Plus

Replays: French Open 2014

playbutton-2014-square-french-open

Watch Replays

  • Recent News
  • Popular
BAM, it's time to put together a stronger team around Chong Wei

To Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM):While the existin

Pullela Gopichand wants more badminton coaches in India

New Delhi: India's Badminton great Pullela Gopichand famousl

We're not giving up on you, Chong Wei!

Kuala Lumpur: World number one Lee Chong Wei arrived at the

Lin Dan joins torch relay for 2014 Youth Olympics

Nanjing: Two times Olympic gold medalist Lin Dan was one of

Carolina Marin Receives Sport Merit Royal Order

Madrid: The winner of 2014 BWF Badminton World Championships

Video: Badminton is the most "dangerous" sport on earth

Hanoi: Thanks to the quick work of a match referee, no-one w

Recommended Videos

  • 2013 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Hong Kong Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Korea Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Japan Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Indonesia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Malaysia Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Championships - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 Denmark Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 India Open - Badminton Videos
  • 2013 World Superseries Finals - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 All England - Badminton Videos
  • 2014 Singapore Open - Badminton Videos
Previous Next