Top badminton stars set to launch Grand Prix Badminton League

Grand Prix Badminton League: Top badminton stars set to launch Grand Prix Badminton League- A plethora of badminton stars from India including PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth, Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponappa and Chirag Shetty will take part in the launch of the Grand Prix Badminton League, Karnataka’s own version of the Premier Badminton League, here on Saturday . Follow InsideSport.IN for more updates

The mega event has the blessing of the Karnataka Badminton Association, a statement said on Friday.

Grand Prix Badminton League: Top badminton stars set to launch Grand Prix Badminton League

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The league will see eight teams battling for supremacy and it is set to be held from July 1-10.

Badminton Grand Prix League: The eight teams are – Bengaluru Lions, Mangalore Sharks, Mandya Bulls, Mysore Panthers, Malnad Falcons, Bandipur Tuskers, KGF Wolves and Kodagu Tigers – with each team comprising 10 players including a minimum of five Karnataka players, two foreign players and three female commuters . .

Grand Prix Badminton League: Top badminton stars set to launch Grand Prix Badminton League

The tournament boasts of a prize money of Rs 60 lakh with the winners pocketing Rs 24 lakh while the runners-up team will be richer by Rs 12 lakh.

The team shirts and trophy will also be unveiled at the launch.

As many as 400 players have signed up for the league as the auction is scheduled for next week, it has been said.

Meanwhile, Karnataka Badminton Association will congratulate Sindhu, Srikanth, Sen and U coach Vimal Kumar here on Saturday.

On this occasion, the association will give them its title of honorary life member, she says.

Grand Prix Badminton League: Top badminton stars set to launch Grand Prix Badminton League

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