The Premier Badminton League (PBL) 2017 has been scheduled to be held from 1 to 14th January 2017. the opening week matches will take place in Hyderabad while knockout rounds including final to be played in Delhi. the defending champion Delhi Acers will play their opening match against Mumbai Rockets in Mumbai. The popularity of badminton has increased in India in past few years. The league will hope to make it more popular after PV Sindhu performance in Olympics. You can find Premier Badminton League PBL 2017 live streaming & TV channels information below.
Awadhe Warriors, Bengaluru Topgun, Chennai Smashers, Delhi Acers, Hyderabad Hunters and Mumbai Rockets are teams who will battle for the PBL 2017 title. The tournament will feature many big badminton stars including Rio silver medallists P.V Sindhu, Olympic champion Carolina Marin, India’s badminton star Sania Nehwal, Olympic bronze winner Viktor Axelsen of Denmark, etc.
Premier Badminton League PBL 2017 Live Streaming Info
The matches of the Premier Badminton League 2017 are scheduled to start at 6.30 pm IST start and live coverage of the entire matches will be on available on Star Sports 2, Star Sports HD2 in English while Star Sports 3, Star Sports HD3 will have in Hindi.
The online badminton viewers can watch PBL 2017 live streaming on Hotstar. The fans in Hong Kong can watch the PBL 2017 live on Fox Sports. The fans from around the world can catch live scores of PBL 2017 on pbl-india.com.
PBL 2017 Teams
Awadhe Warriors – V Shem Goh, Srikanth Kidambi (51 lakhs), Savitree Amitrapai, Saina Nehwal (33 lakhs), Wong Wing Ki Vincent, Rituparna Das, Bodin Isara, Markis Kido, Prajakta Sawant, Aditya Joshi
Mumbai Rockets – Lee Yong Dae, Sung Ji Hyun, Nadiezda Zieba, Ajay Jayaram, Prannoy HS (22 lakhs), Nipitphon Phusnhphupet, Manu Atri, Abhishek Yelegar, Vrushali G, Mohita Sehdev
Delhi Acers – Son Wan Ho, Jan o Jorgensen (59 lakhs), Jwala Gutta (10 lakhs), Nithchaon Jindapol, Ivan Sozonov, Vladimir Ivanov, Akshay Dewalkar, K. Maneesha, Akarshi Kashyap, Siril Verma
Hyderabad Hunters – Carolina Marin (61.5 lakhs), Wee Kiong Tan, Chau Hoi Wah, Rajiv Ouseph, Sai Praneeth, Satwik Sairaj, Sameer Verma, Krishna Priya, Meghna J, Tan Boon Heong
Bengaluru Blasters – Viktor Axelsen (39 lakhs), Yoo Yeon Seong, Ashwini Ponnappa (15 lakhs), Porntip Buranaprasertsuk, Ruthvika Gadde, Sourabh Verma, Pranaav Chopra, Ko Sung Hyun, Sikki Reddy, Boonsak Ponsana
Chennai Smashers – Tommy Sugiarto, P V Sindhu (39 lakhs), Gabby Adcock, Tanongsak S, P Kashyap (8 lakhs), Chris Adcock, Mads Pieler Kolding, B Sumeeth Reddy, Ramya Tulasi, Arundhati Pantawane