Tamil Nadu Badminton League has come up with the details of their second edition of the IPL styled badminton league.
TNBL 2013 is organised by Sun Sportz, with Aditya Elango, a top badminton player from Tamil Nadu, as the chief organizer of this event this year.
The matches will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai between 8th June and 16th June, 2013.
The auction of the players will be held on 4th and 5th June, 2013. The total prize money for this even is around Nine Lakh Rupees.
The organisers have roped in quite a few overseas players for this edition of TNBL 2013. Remember the promotional video that was released for TNBL 2012 it was quite good. Hope to see one more good promotional video come out for TNBL 2013. While the 2012 edition was conducted by Game Point, this one in 2013 is conducted by Sun Sportz, with Aditya Elango as the common name in both the editions.
Team Championships: Champions Trophy and Challengers Trophy
Open Categories: Mens Doubles 80+, Mens Doubles 90+, Womens Doubles 60+, Mixed Doubles 60+, Mixed Doubles 80+( All numbers given above represent the maximum combined age allowed for both players together)
Entry Fees: Team Events: Rs.5000 per team / Doubles Events: Rs.1000 per pair
Shuttles: Details not available
Courts: Indoor Stadium.. more details not available.
For fans in Lucknow, given below is the complete schedule of matches in IBL 2013 in Lucknow:
17th August, 2013: Krrish Delhi Smashers Vs Hyderabad Hotshots at at 4pm IST
17th August, 2013: Mumbai Masters Vs Pune Pistons at 8pm IST
18th August, 2013: Banga Beats Vs Awadhe Warriors at 8pm IST (Home team Lucknow Warriors are playing on 18th August)
For fans in Bangalore, given below is the complete schedule of matches in IBL 2013 in Bangalore:
24th August, 2013: Awadhe Warriors Vs Mumbai Masters at 8pm IST
25th August, 2013: Banga Beats Vs Krrish Delhi Smashers at 8pm IST (Home team Banga Beats are playing on 25th August)
29th August, 2013: Second Semi Final at Bangalore at 8pm IST
For fans in Pune, given below is the complete schedule of matches in IBL 2013 in Pune:
22nd August, 2013 4pm IST: Hyderabad Hotshots vs Mumbai Masters at 4pm IST
22nd August, 2013 8pm IST: Awadhe Warriors Vs Krrish Delhi Smashers at 8pm IST
23rd August, 2013: Pune Pistons vs Banga Beats at 8pm IST(Home team Pune Pistons are playing on 23rd August)