Second Edition of Premier Badminton League is schedule to starts from 2nd January to 17th January 2016 in various city of India. On this 2016 Premier Badminton League total prize money is US$1 Million and For that total 6 Team are participating in this contest.
“What has boosted us is the enthusiasm that the franchisees are showing towards the ‘Trump Match’ rule. Post PBL Auction, all the players are gearing-up for one of the most competitive Leagues in the world. With the release of the schedule, teams will start working on their strategies and game-plans.”
Premier Badminton League 2016 Teams
Six teams will participate in this season:
2016 Premier Badminton League Venue
DDA Badminton and Squash Stadium, Delhi
Babu Banarasi Das U.P. Badminton Academy, Lucknow
Gachibowli Indoor Stadium, Hyderabad
Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, Bangalore
Sardar Patel Stadium, NSCI, Mumbai
Complete Schedule and Fixtures of 2016 Premier Badminton League
This 2016 Badminton Premier League is played for 15 days back to back games from 2nd January to 17th January 2016. Opening Ceremony of this 2016 Premier Badminton League is held by Mumbai Venue while Grand Finale of will held at Delhi.
Speaking on the schedule of the League, Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta, President, Badminton Association of India & Chairman PBL stated: “This is a happy moment for each one of us as we are just around the corner for the start to the Premier Badminton League. Each day will be exciting and this we have ensured by the new Format & Rules that we have introduced. What has boosted us is the enthusiasm that the franchisees are showing towards the ‘Trump Match’ rule. Post PBL Auction, all the players are gearing-up for one of the most competitive Leagues in the world. With the release of the schedule, teams will start working on their strategies and game-plans. The tournament will start from Mumbai with a magnificent Opening Ceremony and conclude in Delhi with the Grand Finale.”
In the Opening Match of this 2nd Edition of Premier Badminton league Saina Nehwal’s team Awadhe Warriors take on Mumbai Rockets on January 2, 2016 at Mumbai Venue.
|Date||Venue||Afternoon Tie||Evening Tie|
|2nd January 2016||Mumbai||–||Mumbai – Lucknow|
|3rd January 2016||Mumbai||Hyderabad – Bangalore||Mumbai – Chennai|
|4th January 2016||Lucknow||–||Lucknow – Delhi|
|5th January 2016||Lucknow||Chennai – Delhi||Mumbai – Bangalore|
|6th January 2016||Lucknow||–||Lucknow – Bangalore|
|7th January 2016||New Delhi||–||Delhi – Hyderabad|
|8th January 2016||New Delhi||–||Delhi – Bangalore|
|9th January 2016||Hyderabad||–||Lucknow – Hyderabad|
|10th January 2016||Hyderabad||–||Chennai – Hyderabad|
|11th January 2016||Hyderabad||Mumbai – Hyderabad||Lucknow – Chennai|
|13th January 2016||Bangalore||Mumbai – Delhi||Chennai – Bangalore|
|14th January 2016||Bangalore||–||Semifinals – 1|
|15th January 2016||Hyderabad||–||Semifinals – 2|
|16th January 2016||New Delhi||Function||Function|
|17th January 2016||New Delhi||–||Finals|
2016 Premier Badminton League Live TV channels, Broadcaster
All the Badminton fans from India and other countires want to watch this 2016 Premier Badminton League live online. Star sports is the official broadcaster of this badminton League and they provide the live telecast as well as Provide the Live streming of 2016 Premier Badminton League on their official website as well as also on hotstar for Mobile users.