New Delhi, 21st December 2015: With the Premier Badminton League just around the corner, world No. 2, Saina Nehwal is all excited to represent her team Awadhe Warriors and is looking at joining her team soon.
With her team boasting names like Christinna Pedersen of Denmark, Sai Praneeth Bhamidipati, Cai Yun of China, Hendra Gunawan of Indonesia and Bodin Issara of Thailand to name a few, Saina is all confident of her team giving a strong fight to the opponents on the court.
Speaking on the forthcoming League, Saina Nehwal said, “It’s a great moment for all of us as Premier Badminton League is all set to commence with the best players of the world and we will see tough competition between us. What is exciting me the most is the new rule of ‘Trump Match’. I think that will be the turning point for any team during any day. So using it effectively will be the key for each team.”
The Premier Badminton League will start from 2nd January 2016 where six franchisees – Delhi Acers, Hyderabad Hunters, Bengaluru Top Guns, Chennai Smashers, Mumbai Rockets and Awadhe Warriors – will compete for the top honour. The opening day of the League will witness Awadhe Warriors taking on Mumbai Rockets in Mumbai.
Premier Badminton League will be telecasted LIVE on Star Sports.