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Confident after winning a bronze medal at the World Championship, fast rising shuttler PV Sindhu says she was ready to take on her celebrated compatriot Saina Nehwal at the inaugural Indian Badminton League. "I'm thrilled to win the medal, and my immediate target is to excel in the next two weeks at the Indian Badminton League. I am ready to play against Saina and will try to give my best performance. Hope it will be a good show," Sindhu said.
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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.
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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.