News and Updates
India's best medal hopes - Saina Nehwal and Malaysian GP gold medallist P V Sindhu - would open their campaign with a bye and have received a decent draw in the women's singles event. According to the tournament rules, any player reaching the semi-final is assured of a bronze medal.
Jul 30, 2013 - Here are 5 reasons why the IBL is fantastic: Aparna Popat
Jul 30, 2013 - IBL announces Yonex as Equipment Partner
Jul 27, 2013 - IBL announces STAR Sports Channels as Host Broadcaster
Jul 27, 2013 - जिला टूर्नामेंट नहीं कराया तो नेशनल बैडमिंटन में एंट्री बंद
World No. 3 and third seed Saina Nehwal has been drawn in the same half as world No. 1 Li Xuerui of China and the two could face in the women's singles semifinal of the BWF World Championships to be held in Guangzhou, China, from August 5-11. This, should she manages to beat eighth seed Minatsu Mitani of Japan in the quarterfinals.
Jul 23, 2013 - IBL Players auction a grand success
Jul 20, 2013 - BAI declares Delhi Badminton Association (DBA) defunct
Jul 18, 2013 - Jwala Gutta launches Shuttle Express in Pune
Jul 18, 2013 - Circular: Distt. Level tournaments organized by DCBA
Please refer to our mail dated 14th May, 2013 on the subject. In this regard, it is again emphasized that all the States must ensure to organize District Level Tournaments before organizing official State Championships in their respective States, as mentioned in the earlier mail. Further, Inter-District Championships should also be held alongwith the State Championships.
Jul 17, 2013 - Sahara buys Indian Badminton League's Lucknow franchise
Jul 17, 2013 - Sindhu launches IBL School Programme initiative in Hyderabad
“I have been involved with Badminton for a long time, but this is a totally different thing,” said Vimal, who shared the dais with Indian doubles star Ashwini Ponnappa, Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar, Bangalore Team CEO Vijay Lancy, Team promoters and officials of the Karnataka Badminton Association.
Sania tried her hand at Badminton on the sidelines of the function and played a short-duration friendly match with a local female player. Mirza said Badminton holds a lot of promise in India with the likes of Saina Nehwal and Ashwini Ponappa performing well at the international level.
Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal on Friday launched The Indian Badminton League’s (IBL) School programme initiative at Noida. The programme, called Shuttle Express, will be taken next to Mumbai, Hyderabad, Pune, Lucknow and Bangalore, the company said. The league is an initiative by the Badminton Association of India, with Sporty Solutionz as its commercial partner.
Jul 13, 2013 - IBL: Real Estate Major BOP Group bags Bangalore franchise
The Indian Badminton League (IBL) on Wednesday announced the name of its second franchise -- the BOP Group, a Real Estate Consultant in India, who bagged the Bangalore team, 'Banga Beats'.
Business conglomerate Krrish Group has bagged the Delhi franchisee of the upcoming Indian Indian Badminton League (IBL) and named it 'Delhi Smashers'.
Jul 13, 2013 - More Taking to Badminton as Healthy Option
People may not know it, but the most effective way of strengthening the immune system is through physical exercises that increases their breathing and induces them to perspire. One of these exercises is Badminton. People suffering from diabetes and hypertension are switching over to shuttle Badminton to keep healthy.
Jun 28, 2013 - IBL - Indian Badminton League Players Auction on July 19
IBL - Indian Badminton League Players Auction on July 19