premier badminton league

NEW DELHI: Premier Badminton League (PBL) is all set for a much-awaited comeback after a two-year hiatus with season 6, scheduled from December 17 to January 14, 2023.

PBL is organised by SportzLive — the official license holder of the league - under the aegis of the Badminton Association of India (BAI).

The upcoming edition of the league will once again bring exciting world-class badminton action to the fans after a break of two years, owing to the pandemic.

Nov 27, 2020 20:11
NEW DELHI: The organisers of the Premier Badminton League Friday cancelled PBL's sixth edition, making official what was always on the cards in what has been a chaotic year for sports in general.
Feb 10, 2020 15:02
BENGALURU: A year after losing a narrow final to the Hyderabad Hunters, Bengaluru Raptors came up trumps in their second successive finals, edging the Mumbai Rockets 4-3 to win their first Premier Badminton League title at the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, here on Sunday. The PBL Season 4 winners were richer by Rs 30 million for their efforts, while the Mumbai team went home Rs 15 million to the good as runners-up.
Jan 23, 2020 19:01
HYDERABAD:, India’s fastest growing marketplace for online bus ticketing Thursday announced its partnership with the Hyderabad Hunters franchise in the ongoing fifth season of the Star Sports Premier Badminton League. 
Jan 21, 2020 16:01
MUMBAI: Star Sports, broadscast partner of the Premier Badminton League, is also the title sponsor this year for the PBL, which tipped off in Chennai Monday with the world’s top shuttlers squaring off in India’s largest badminton tournament. 
Jan 18, 2020 18:01
MUMBAI: In order to popularise the Premier Badminton League (PBL) and the sport at its cinemas across the country as well as on its digital platforms, India’s leading cinema chain Inox Leisure has joined hands with the badminton league as its exclusive multiplex partners for the upcoming fifth season, which is scheduled from 20th January running through to 9th February.
Jan 08, 2020 14:01
NEW DELHI: Reigning world champion PV Sindhu will look to give a rollicking start when the Hyderabad Hunters take on Chennai Superstarz on January 20 in Chennai as the Premier Badminton League (PBL) celebrates its fifth year of high-quality action. 
Nov 27, 2019 19:11
NEW DELHI: There is a new owner and a change in name for the Chennai team in season five of the Premier Badminton League, which kicks off on January 20. Vijay Prabhakaran, owner of the Chennai Smashers for the last four seasons, has exited the league and organisers SportzLive have announced R Sivakumar as the new owner of the team, which has been rechristened Chennai Superstarz.
Nov 26, 2019 18:11
NEW DELHI: The players auction for the fifth season of the Premier Badminton League here Tuesday saw world champion PV Sindhu and world number 1 women's singles player Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei fetching the highest prices of Rs 7.7 million each. Incidentally, while each franchise had a purse of Rs 20 million, Rs 7.7 million was the maximum a team could bid for a player. 
Nov 25, 2019 16:11
MUMBAI: The upcoming Premier Badminton League has lost one of its big draws after 29-year-old shuttler announced via twitter on Sunday that she needs to recover after a difficult year that has seen her hampered by a series of injuries as well as illness. The fifth edition of the PBL is scheduled to start next month.
Nov 13, 2019 15:11
NEW DELHI: The fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) will start from January 20, 2020 and will continue till February 9. Sportzlive, commercial license holders of PBL under the aegis of the Badminton Association of India will host the league this time in four cities - Chennai, Delhi, Lucknow, and Bengaluru.