The Star Sports Premier Badminton League (PBL) 2017 schedule is announced but match fixtures are yet to reveal by the Badminton Association of India. The 3rd season of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) 2017 to be held from 1st to 14th January 2017. Delhi Acers is the defending champions after defeating Mumbai Rockets in 2016 final. The complete Star Sports Premier Badminton League PBL 2017 schedule and match fixtures will be updated here soon.
The PBL 2017 will feature top shuttlers including Rio silver medallists P.V Sindhu, Olympic champion Carolina Marin, India’s badminton star Sania Nehwal, Olympic bronze winner Viktor Axelsen of Denmark and many more high profile players. The auction for the Premier Badminton League (PBL) took placed on 9th November 2016.
In this year’s tournament, total six teams are participating – Awadhe Warriors, Bengaluru Topgun, Chennai Smashers, Delhi Acers, Hyderabad Hunters and Mumbai Rockets. The inaugural edition was named as Indian Badminton League but later it was changed to Premier Badminton League in the 2nd edition. Hyderabad Hotshots is the winner of the inaugural IBL.
Premier Badminton League PBL 2017 Schedule
The official schedule of the Premier Badminton League 2017 is not released but it is confirmed that tournament will run from 1st to 14th January 2017. The badminton tournament will be played across India at different venues including Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Chennai, New Delhi and Lucknow. Here we will update the complete PBL 2017 fixture with dates, time and venues.
The entire Premier Badminton League 2017 is broadcasted live on Star Sports network while the fans also have options to watch live streaming online.
PBL 2016 Teams
|Delhi Acers||Hyderabad Hunters||Mumbai Rockets||Awadhe Warriors||Bengaluru Topguns||Chennai Smashers|
|Ajay Jayaram||Siril Verma||Prannoy Kumar||B. Sai Praneeth||Anand Pawar||Brice Leverdez|
|Rajiv Ouseph||Parupalli Kashyap||R.M.V. Gurusaisdutt||Sourabh Verma||Sameer Verma||Sony Dwi Kuncoro|
|Tommy Sugiarto||Lee Chong Wei||Ruthwika Gadde||S. Tanongsak||K. Srikanth||Simon Santoso|
|P. C. Thulasi||Supanida Katethong||Han Li||Saina Nehwal||Suo Di||P.V. Sindhu|
|Shikha Gautam||K. Nandagopal||Liu Zi Die||G. Vrushali||B. Sumeeth Reddy||Sri Krishna Priya|
|Akshay Dewalkar||R. Satwik Sai Raj||Manu Attri||Cai Yun||Tan Boon Heong||Pranav Chopra|
|Koo Kien Keat||Markis Kido||Chayut Triyachart||Hendra Gunawan||Koo Kien Keat||Chris Adcock|
|Tan Boon Heong||Carsten Mogensen||Vladimir Ivanov||Bodin Isara||Joachim Fischer Nielsen||Toby Ng|
|Aparna Balan||Jwala Gutta||Mathias Boe||K. Maneesha||Robert Blair||N. Sikki Reddy|
|Gabrielle Adcock||J. Meghana||Kamilla Rytter Juhl||Christinna Pedersen||Ashwini Ponnappa||Pia Zebadiah Bernadeth|