Badminton: Ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth to participate in BAI’s home season: The home season of badminton will start on August 27 with back-to-back senior tournaments in Bengaluru, the nationwide federation stated on Monday.
The primary senior event (each women and men) will likely be held from August 27 to September 3 whereas the second occasion will likely be staged from September 4 to 11, in accordance with a round of the Badminton Affiliation of India.
Final month, in its bid to restart the home season beneath strict COVID-19 protocols, the BAI had requested the Sports activities Authority of India (SAI) to approve a nationwide camp for the shuttlers within the first week of this month.
In accordance with BAI’s proposal, the camp, for each senior and junior shuttlers, will likely be held in three cities — Hyderabad, Guwahati and Bangalore — beneath strict COVID-19 protocols.
Round 70-75 gamers will likely be a part of the camp, together with high gamers like Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy, N Sikki Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa, the BAI had stated.
BAI had requested its state items to get their gamers and officers vaccinated for the resumption of the home season beneath strict COVID-19 pointers.
In accordance with the rules of the BAI, gamers above the age of 18, coaches, technical officers, organising workforce and employees should be totally vaccinated and are required to hold their certificates with legitimate barcodes.
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