Ahmedabad Smash Masters and Guwahati Eastern Warriors will be two new entrants in the Premier Badminton League (PBL) 2018
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.
Carolina Marin was harried and hustled all the way to the tape by an inspired Ashwini Ponnappa, who played as if she were out to show that she had discovered a brand new facet in her badminton game.
Rio Olympics gold medallist Carolina Marin won her trump game after facing some anxious moments against Ashwini Ponnappa as Hyderabad Hunters defeated Bengaluru Smashers 4-3 in a sea-saw Premier Badminton League contest in Bengaluru on Saturday.
Despite being placed fifth on the points table, Bengaluru Blasters head coach Arvind Bhat is confident of winning the next three matches in the PBL.
Mumbai Rockets’ newest acquisition, world no. 3, Sung Ji Hyun, was the unexpected hero of her side’s narrow 2-1 triumph over Hyderabad Hunters in PBL 2017.
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.
The Awadhe Warriors could find it a sobering thought that, had Hyderabad’s match points been converted, the host team would have posted a comprehensive 5-2 win
Saina Nehwal lost to reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin but her side Awadhe Warriors still beat Hyderabad Hunters in a Premier Badminton League encounter at the Gachibowli indoor stadium here tonight.
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Hosts Hyderabad Hunters and newcomers Bengaluru Blasters fashioned hard-fought comeback 4-3 victories in the second edition of the Premier Badminton League.
Carolina Marin kicked-off the second edition of Premier Badminton League in style winning a closely contested encounter against PV Sindhu and guiding Hyderabad Hunters to 4-3 win over Chennai Smashers.
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.
A keen contest is on the cards when world’s top woman shuttler Carolina Marin crosses swords with India’s PV Sindhu in the inaugural match of Premier Badminton League (PBL) between Hyderabad Hunters and Chennai Smashers on Sunday.
Hyderabad will host the opening ceremony of the Premier Badminton League season 2 on 1 January, 2017 while the final is scheduled to be held in New Delhi on 14 Janauary, the organisers announced on Tuesday.
PV Sindhu is raring to go for the second edition of Premier Badminton League (PBL) as she expects an exciting competition with several top players.
P V Sindhu and Saina Nehwal went for low prices while Carolina Marin emerged as the costliest buy at the auction of Premier Badminton League's 2nd edition.
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