Move on from IPL, it’s time for CBL ( Corporate badminton League)


Corporate badminton league 2015

The Corporate Badminton league took its first steps in 2013 by teaming with the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy. The agenda of the corporate Badminton league is to take corporate employees out of their cubicles, away from their work stations, and engage them in physical activities. This battle between corporate employees would be a two-day event from November 6 to November 8 2015, at Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy,Survey No 91, Opposite Ivrcl Apartment, ISB Road, Gachibowli Hyderabad ,Telangana.

The Corporate Badminton league is a platform to launch all the corporate employees against each other in a sports battle of badminton. This is a nation-wide event and all non-seeded individuals working in corporate companies are eligible to participate.badminton

Pullela Gopichand has been part CBL from the 1st edition. He quoted ”I feel sports are great way of rejuvenation for the employees who are working relentlessly to achieve their company’s and personal goals. Every corporate employee should give some time for themselves to be healthy and fit. Sports should become an integral part of every individuals life as we grow up.”

The categories include Singles (Men and Women), Doubles (Men and Women) and Mixed doubles. The icing on the cake is that two participants from different corporate companies can team up together.

The event would happen at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad. All standard badminton rules would apply to the competition. The equipment provided would be of renowned brands in the sport.

Winners from each category would be awarded prizes and attractive cash rewards. This is a national event, hence players are advised to report 30 mins before their scheduled time of competition to avoid any last minute hassles or chaos caused by confusion.

So, here’s your chance to get out of your cubicles and bring out badminton player in you that has been suppressed from the time you landed a corporate job. Take the dusty rackets from the shelves and get ready to move a muscle this CBL.

Book your registrations lots now on

Vimal Mohan

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