PBL 2018 Teams and Venues

Premier Badminton League (PBL – 2018)

The popular 2017-18 Premier Badminton League saw two new teams being added – the Ahmedabad Smash Masters and the North Eastern Warriors. The matches were scheduled from Dec 24, 2017 with the final being held in Gachibowli Stadium on Jan 14th.

Also the Delhi Acers rechristened themselves as Delhi Dashers in this edition.

PBL Teams – 2018 Season

Club City Home Ground Squad Details
Delhi Dashers Delhi DDA Badminton and Squash Stdm Team Members
Mumbai Rockets Mumbai Sardar Patel Indoor Stdm Team Members
Chennai Smashers Chennai Kanteerava Indoor Stdm Team Members
Hyderabad Hunters Hyderabad Gachibowli Indoor Stadium Team Members
Bengaluru Blasters Bengaluru Kanteerava Indoor Stdm Team Members
Awadhe Warriors Lucknow Babu B. Das Indoor Stdm Team Members
Ahmedabad Smash Masters Ahmedabad The Arena Team Members
North Eastern Warriors Guwahati KN Bordoloi Indoor Stdm Team Members

 Format

  • Five matches will be played in each tie (TP)
  • 1 point for each Regular Match Won (RMW)
  • 0 points for Regular Matches Lost (RML)
  • 2 points for each Trump Match Won (TMW)
  • -1 point for each Trump Match Lost (TML)

 

Points Table

League Matches Rankings
Team Played RMW TMW TML Points
Hyderabad Hunters 5 13 4 1 20 (Q)
Ahmedabad Smash Masters 5 10 4 1 17 (Q)
Delhi Acers 5 11 3 2 15 (Q)
Bengaluru Blasters 5 13 2 3 14 (Q)
Awadhe Warriors 5 8 3 2 12
Chennai Smashers 5 8 3 2 12
North Eastern Warriors 5 5 4 1 12
Mumbai Rockets 5 6 3 2 10

 The top 4 Teams qualify for the knockouts

 

 

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