PBL 2018-19: New-look Bengaluru Raptors set to take league by storm with acquisition of Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth
Last season's finalists, the Bengaluru Raptors are all set to aim the crown with a strong lineup. With ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth spearheading the attack on court, the team will have a lot more firepower.
Here is the full schedule of the 2018-19 season of the Premier Badminton League.
PBL 2018-19: New season to start off with high octane encounter between PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin on 22 December
The marquee clash between reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin and PV Sindhu will mark the beginning of Vodafone Premier Badminton League on 22 December.
Premier Badminton League: After Satwiksairaj Rankireddy hits jackpot, Ashwini Ponnappa foresees parity for doubles players
Ponappa, who won a gold and a bronze medal at the mixed team and women’s doubles events respectively at this year’s Commonwealth Games, sees the windfall for doubles players as a step towards larger parity.
The Pune team has been named as Pune Seven Aces and is owned by popular Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu and KRI.