Within India, Badminton is among the most loved games. All ages of people play the sport, which includes children as well as adults, teenagers, and even the old. Sport is a traditional practice in India and dates all the way back to the Vedic period. Prakash Padukone and Pullela Gopichand were the country's flag players in the sport for quite a while. But since the beginning of the century, numerous new badminton stars have come up to compete with them.
Based on the Badminton World Federation's rankings according to the Badminton World Federation's rankings, one Indian is among the best five athletes around the world, both in the women's and men's tournaments in 2017. Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, P.V Sindhu, Prannoy H.S, Ajay Jayaram, and B. Sai Praneeth's impressive achievements have helped the popularity of the sport locally as well as internationally.
They've all made it to the top by competing in and winning various local competitions. These competitions provide them with the exposure, knowledge as well as a glimpse of the kind of challenges they'll encounter at an international level. The day is now, KreedOn brings you complete details on the most important Badminton tournaments taking place in India.
International level competitions regardless of sport provide a foundation for athletes who want to become world champions. Badminton is a sport played throughout India since 1934 when it was the time that the Badminton Association of India (BAI) was established. In 1936 BAI holds national-level events in India as a society that is registered under the act of societies.
Premier Badminton LeagueAll India Inter-Institutional Badminton Tournament
The Premier Badminton League is India's only commercial or franchise badminton league. It was founded in 2013 under it was known as the Indian Badminton League and has since grown into an internationally renowned and highly successful tournament in India. The initial campaign of the Indian Badminton League featured six teams and the Hyderabad Hotshots taking home the trophy. The event didn't take place for three years following the first season. The event was revived in 2016 under the name of it was renamed the Premier Badminton League. The third year of the Premier Badminton League will feature the Hyderabad Hunters.
The BAI hosts a variety of All India ranking tournaments at various levels, such as Sub Junior (u13 and u15) as well as Senior (u17 as well as u19) as well as a senior (u17 and U19). Tournaments are scheduled all through the year and in a range of cities. It ensures that everyone gets the chance to play and that every talent is not recognized. There are a variety of categories that a player is able to participate at three levels boys singles, boys Doubles, Girls Singles Girls Doubles mixed doubles (U-19 and seniors only). These tournaments are the basis for being selected for the Indian Badminton team.
All India Inter-Institutional Badminton Tournament
Teams comprised of Reserve Bank of India, LIC of India, BSNL Sports Board, Airports Authority of India, Food Corporation of India, Ordnance Factory Sports Control Board, Department of Atomic Energy, Air Force Sports Control Board, and Employees State Insurance Corporation will be competing in both individual and team events during each year's All India Inter-Institutional Badminton Tournament.
Men Singles Men Singles Doubles Women Singles Women Doubles, as well as Mixed Doubles, will be the categories of the team event.
The best team will be invited for Senior Nationals. Senior National Championship and the Finalists of all events will be eligible to take part in Senior Nationals.
Sub Junior Indian National Badminton Championships
Badminton tournaments in India: Annually, the Sub Junior National Badminton Championships are held. The tournament usually takes place towards the end of the calendar year. This year, the 32nd Sub Junior Championship will take place in 2018. It's generally divided into two categories U13 and U15. Girls and boys can participate in the event. In addition, under each category is a common division of doubles and singles. Doubles are two singles. entries from every state along with the top 16 singles and the top 8 doubles players in those in the BAI Rankings are allowed to participate in the tournament.