BENGALURU: The Karnataka High Court has directed the Badminton Association of India (BAI) to frame guidelines to enable tournaments like Grand Prix Badminton League (GPBL) promoted by other entities to register players or coaches.

This ruling comes after the BAI ordered players, officials, and coaches to forgo the Grand Prix Badminton League (GBPL) and threatened anyone who participated with "retrospective action".

The Court also directed the BAI to formulate the guidelines and publish it as expeditiously as possible within six months.

Nov 08, 2023 17:11
MUMBAI: Federal Bank Wednesday announced a collaboration with India's top seeded shuttler HS Prannoy.  Prannoy is the current world number eight and men's singles bronze medal winner at the recent Asian Games. The bronze was won by Prannoy 41 years after Syed Modi won it at the Asian Games. 
Oct 17, 2023 16:10
BENGALURU: The India office of American Pistachios Growers (APG) has announced badminton star PV Sindhu as the brand ambassador for California-grown American pistachios in India for the 2023-24 season.
Sep 14, 2023 18:09
MUMBAI: Ahead of the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022, official broadcaster Sony Sports Network has launched the "grandest campaign in the history of the Asian Games in India". 
Aug 31, 2023 17:08
Garena, a Singapore-based game developer and digital entertainment arm of Sea Group, has announced the return of its popular mobile battle royale game Free Fire in India from September 5. 
Aug 29, 2023 18:08
Hyderabad-based Centuary Mattress, which lays claim to being India’s fastest-growing mattress brand, has announced the onboarding of badminton star PV Sindhu as its brand ambassador. 
Aug 28, 2023 18:08
The second season of the Grand Prix Badminton League has been postponed indefinitely. The organisers had to take this step due to continued opposition to the event from the Badminton Association of India. The BAI declared the GPBL to be an unrecognised private tournament, following which the Indian players who were set to be a part of the competition pulled out at the last moment.
Aug 22, 2023 18:08
MUMBAI: DBS Bank India has announced its partnership with five exceptional Indian badminton stars – Lakshya Sen, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty, Treesa Jolly, and Gayatri Gopichand.
Aug 14, 2023 18:08
GUWAHATI: In a major boost for the development of Indian badminton, Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Friday inaugurated the state-of-the-art National Centre of Excellence in Guwahati, Assam. The MoU was signed between BAI and the Government of Assam, unfolding a historic chapter for India sports during the launch event.
Aug 04, 2023 19:08
THE ASSAM GOVERNMENT will be signing a memorandum of understanding with Badminton Association of India to set up the National Centre of Excellence for Badminton in the state. CM Himanta Biswa Sarma on August 3 made the announcement via Twitter stating that the MoU will be valid for 10 years and will be extended by another 10 years subsequently.
Jun 30, 2023 18:06
NEW DELHI: The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Friday received the historic Thomas Cup trophy which India lifted for the first time in the tournamen's 73-year-long history. BAI president, Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, and general secretary, Sanjay Mishra, welcomed the glittering prestigious trophy in New Delhi on behalf of the triumphant Indian squad, a media release said.