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newsbadminton2 years ago

Fifth edition of Premier Badminton League to start on Jan 20

The date of the commencement of the fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League has been announced and it's set to start early next year on January 20, 2020. Top Indian shuttlers like PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy, B Sai Praneeth, and many others are expected to participate in it again.
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newsbadminton3 years ago

PBL 2018 | Olympics final was a great moment for me, says PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu has mentioned that the 2016 Rio Olympics final was one of the greatest moments for her career even though she lost and could manage only a silver medal there. She has also stated that the BWF World Tour Finals win will give a lot of confidence to her for the matches in 2019.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Hyderabad Hunters beat Bengaluru Blasters to become PBL champions

Hyderabad Hunters edged past Bengaluru Blasters 4-3 in a thrilling finale that went down to the wire, to lift the title in the third edition of PBL. After Hyderabad's Carolina Marin and Lee Hyun IL won their respective matches to level things at 3-3, Rankireddy and Bernadeth won the deciding match.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

I have to make new strategy every time I play against Saina and Sindhu, says Carolina Marin

Carolina Marin has revealed that she had to chalk out new strategies before playing against the Indian duo of Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu. Marin, who is a part of Hyderabad Hunters in the PBL, was also effusive of the tournament as it gives an opportunity to play with different players of the world.
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newsbadminton4 years ago

Chennai Smashers to play Awadhe Warriors in PBL opener

The third edition of the Premier Badminton League will be started with PV Sindhu's Chennai Smashers locking horns with Saina Nehwal's Awadhe Warriors on December 23 in Guwahati. North Eastern Warriors will take on Carolina Marin's Hyderabad Hunters on the next day of the league.
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newsbadminton5 years ago

Carolina Marin : Nobody knows how tough my life is

Olympic gold medallist Carolina Marin has revealed that she and PV Sindhu, who she downed in the final, have always been good friends off the court. She has also spoken about the difficulty in coming from a country where badminton is not a big sport and the sacrifices she made to become World No.1.
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newsbadminton5 years ago

PBL 2017 | Mumbai Rockets thump Hyderabad Hunters to top table

In an enticing clash between world No 2 Carolina Marin and third-ranked Sung Ji Hyun, the South Korean came out on the top as Mumbai Rockets beat Hyderabad Hunters 2-1 in the PBL on Wednesday. Both sides lost their trump matches and Mumbai currently top the table with 8 points.
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newsbadminton5 years ago

Saina Nehwal : I could have won against Marin

Saina Nehwal's outing at the PBL yesterday ended up being mixed bag - her team Awadhe Warriors ended up winning, but she lost to Hyderabad's Carolina Marin in straight sets. The ex-World No.1, however, is happy about the match practice from the league as he sets her sights on a comeback to the top.
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newsbadminton5 years ago

PBL 2017 | Hyderabad Hunters vs Chennai Smashers - Live commentary, scores, and line-ups

Since the final at the Rio Olympics, Carolina Marin and PV Sindhu face-offs have become one of the most-awaited matches for badminton fans. Today, at the beautiful Gachibowli Stadium in Hyderabad, the duo will face off again, albeit not for country, but for their respective franchises in the PBL.
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newsbadminton5 years ago

Carolina Marin: Both Sindhu and Saina are very competitive and tough opponents

Olympic Gold-medalist Carolina Marin has said that it’s difficult to say who between Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu is tougher to play. The Spaniard has also spoken about her dreams to win the All England Championship, World Championship and the European Championship in 2017.
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