Coronavirus Outbreak: Badminton Association of India postpones Senior National Championships in wake of COVID-19
The Badminton Association of India on Wednesday postponed the 84th Senior Badminton National Championships scheduled to be held in Lucknow from 27 April to 3 May after the government put the country under lockdown till 14 April to combat the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic.
The 84th Senior Badminton National Championships scheduled to be held in Lucknow from April 27 to May 3 has been put on hold due to the dreaded COVD-19 pandemic, Badminton Association of India (BAI) said on Tuesday.
Coronavirus Outbreak: BAI urges players, officials to keep ‘positive frame of mind’, stay at home as India goes into lockdown
BAI has urged its players and officials to "keep a positive frame of mind" and "stay home" to contribute in the fight against the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic, which has resulted in a nationwide lockdown.
Coronavirus pandemic: Badminton Association of India shuts down office, asks employees to work from home
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Friday announced its office will shut down from 23 March owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Doubles coach Flandy Limpele latest to resign from Indian badminton set-up in build-up to Games
Limpele, who was hired by the Badminton Association of India to replace Malaysia's Tan Kim Her, has played a crucial role in Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy's rise
Centre asks Badminton federation to provide clarity on health status of Chinese shuttlers participating in India Open
Badminton Association of India is optimistic about China's participation in the India Open despite fears surrounding the coronavirus as Chinese shuttlers were in quarantine for almost a fortnight in Europe
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indonesian coach Agus Dwi Santoso to assist India singles badminton players for mega event
Santoso comes in after the unceremonious exit of South Korea's Kim Ji Hyun, who left abruptly last September after guiding Sindhu to an unprecedented World Championships gold medal.
BAI is optimistic about China's participation in the India Open in March despite the fears surrounding the deadly coronavirus as Chinese shuttlers are in quarantine for almost a fortnight in Europe.
Badminton Association of India restructures domestic set-up with new Rs 2 crore-worth multi-level tournament
The decision to restructure the domestic badminton tournament set-up was taken at the Executive Council meeting of BAI on Sunday.
PBL 2020: World No 11 B Sai Praneeth says India's second string players, juniors not getting enough support from badminton association
As for his assessment of the competition in men’s singles which he’s likely to face at the Tokyo Olympics, Sai Praneeth, who’s the frontrunner from India to qualify, said that there won’t be any easy winners
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Satwiksairaj-Chirag need to work on defence to win medal at Games, says doubles coach Flandy Limpele
Doubles specialist coach Flandy Limpele believes that the men's pairing of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty can deliver India's first doubles medal at Tokyo Olympics provided they strengthen their defence and work on overall consistency.
Hong Kong Open exit proves Kidambi Srikanth is yet to find form which helped him to four Superseries titles in 2017
Srikanth has seen his BWF (Badminton World Federation) ranking drop steadily from the pinnacle of the charts last year to a present level of World No 13
The Premier Badminton League, owned by Badminton Association of India (BAI) and organized by Sportzlive, offers a total purse of Rs 6 crore with the winner taking home a cheque of Rs 3 crore.
BWF Korea Open 2019: Spate of ‘strategic retirements’ underline cruel demands of World Tour on shuttlers’ bodies
A spate of retirements by some of the world’s best shuttlers on Wednesday marred a crowded day’s programme and underlined the cruel demands that the BWF World Tour makes on the players.
PV Sindhu rues coach Kim Ji Hyun's 'unfortunate' resignation after Korean decided to quit citing personal reasons
Badminton Association of India (BAI) will now have to quickly find a replacement for Kim, given that the Tokyo Olympics qualification is currently on
The boys' singles challenge will be led by Tamil Nadu's Sathish Kumar who has amassed an impressive total of 925 points from the All India Junior Ranking tournaments held in Panchkula and Bangalore in the month of August.
Badminton Association of India should launch junior development programme, improve funding to nurture untapped talent
It would be in the best interest of the sport that Badminton Association of India launches a junior development programme that will ensure that its high-performance managers are in touch with every player who has the potential to do well for India.
Asia Badminton Championships: Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth denied entry due to BAI goof up
Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth Monday claimed that administrative goof-ups by the Badminton Association of India have robbed them of participation at the Asia Badminton Championship, an allegation that the BAI refuted.
Pullela Gopichand believes BAI should ban players who indulge in age-fudging as 'examples' need to be made of wrongdoers for any tangible change.
Malaysia's Tan Kim Her has stepped down from his post as India's doubles badminton coach, citing personal reasons.