New Delhi, August 26
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) has determined to not maintain trial matches to pick out the group for the Thomas and Uber Cup. Instead, the group will probably be selected the premise of rankings because the BAI is unable to carry trial matches amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. A choice to this impact has already been taken because the federation doesn’t need to danger the well being of the gamers.
The males’s Thomas Cup and the ladies’s Uber Cup tournaments are pencilled to be held in Aarush, Denmark, from October 3. The Danish federation has already despatched all of the requisite data and paperwork to the BAI to course of the visas.
“Most probably the team of 10 men and 10 women will be decided on the basis of rankings. It is the only available option in the current scenario,” stated a supply within the know of the event.
The BAI has additionally determined to carry the nationwide camp for the Thomas and Uber Cup from September 8. However, a proper choice on holding the camp will solely come at a later date after discussions with the Sports Authority of India. — TNS