IBL Six Teams Announced for IBL 2013

The IBL has announced the names of the six teams that will be participating in this year’s IBL.
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The teams are

Hyderabad – Hyderabad HotShots
Delhi – Krrish Delhi Smashers
Mumbai – Mumbai Masters
Bangalore – Banga Beats
Pune – Pune Pistons and
Lucknow – Lucknow Awadhe Warriors

The dates for the tournament have also been finalised from 14th August 2013 to 31st August 2013.

The complete schedule of all the matches for IBL 2013 is available here

Indian Badminton League postponed to August 2013

The much awaited Indian Badminton League has been postponed from June to August 2013 now.

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It will now be held from 14th August 2013 to 31st August 2013 across the six cities which have been selected for this inaugural edition of IBL.

The plan is to have the opening ceremony at New Delhi on 13th August, 2013, right after which the first round matches will be conducted on 14th and 15th August, 2013 at New Delhi itself. The finals of this grand tournament will be conducted at Mumbai on 31st August, 2013, with Bangalore and Hyderabad hosting semi finals of this tournament.

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