Will World No 93 Tanvi Lad finally step up to the plate and be counted as the next flag-bearer of Indian women's badminton
Ahmedabad Smash Masters and Guwahati Eastern Warriors will be two new entrants in the Premier Badminton League (PBL) 2018
Catch all the updates from the Premier Badminton League clash between Delhi Acers and Hyderabad Hunters in Bengaluru.
The almost total lack of drive on the part of Delhi Acers allowed Hyderabad Hunters to hammer nail after nail into their coffin, for a thumping 5-2 final verdict.
Olympic gold medallist Carolina Marin and national champion Sameer Verma notched up contrasting victories to guide Hyderabad Hunters to the semifinals of Premier Badminton League season 2 with a 5-2 win over Delhi Acers in an exciting contest in New Delhi on Thursday.
Olympic champion Carolina Marin of Spain says she is hungry to win many more titles and vows to work harder to hold on to her numero uno position this season.
Acers needed their men's doubles pair of Ivan Sozonov and Vladimir Ivanov to pick up a win over the pair of Chris Adcock and Mads Pieler Kolding to put the tie out of Chennai's reach.
Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal defeated Nitchaon Jindapol as Awadhe Warriors spanked Delhi Acers 6-1 to register their second win in the second edition of the Premier Badminton League at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium, in Lucknow on Thursday.
Mumbai Rockets recovered poise after losing their trump game to edge out Hyderabad Hunters 2-1 for their second straight victory in the Premier Badminton League, in Mumbai on Wednesday.
History was created on Tuesday night, when one of the six teams in the ongoing PBL inflicted not just a total whitewash on a side that happened to be defending its title, but also left it with a negative final net score – something that has never happened before.
Ajay Jayaram and HS Prannoy pulled off spectacular wins over more fancied rivals to power Mumbai Rockets to a clean sweep of all five matches and a 6-0 score-line against holders Delhi Acers in the PBL.
Rio Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu won her trump game after facing some anxious moments as Chennai Smashers drubbed Bengaluru Smashers 5-0 in a Premier Badminton League contest at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Hosts Hyderabad Hunters and newcomers Bengaluru Blasters fashioned hard-fought comeback 4-3 victories in the second edition of the Premier Badminton League.
Hyderabad will host the opening match of the PBL's second edition which starts on 1 January, while the final will be held in New Delhi on 14 January.
Leagues or carnivals? Events like PBL great for instant thrills but sport in India needs more substance
The jarring music and garish colours that accompanied PBL serve to remind us of the transitory nature of this carnival
Delhi Acers notched up a thrilling 4-3 victory over Mumbai Rockets in the summit clash to clinch the revamped Premier Badminton League (PBL) title
Following two weeks of top quality action, the Premier Badminton League (PBL) has reached its last day which will see the Delhi Acers take on the Mumbai Rockets in the final at the Siri Fort Sports Complex in New Delhi on Sunday.
World Number 11 Tommy Sugiarto led turned out to be a hero for the Delhi Acers as he led his side to the summit clash of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) with his 15-11 15-10 win over Chennai Smashers' Brice Leverdez in the trump match
English recruit Rajiv Ouseph mesmerised badminton fans in the capital with a stunning victory over World No. 9 Kidambi Srikanth as Delhi Acers notched up their second successive win in the Premier Badminton League by outclassing Bengaluru Top Guns 5-2 at the Siri Fort Stadium.
Delhi Acers notched up a thrilling 4-1 win over Hyderabad Hunters in the PBL.