P V Sindhu & Saina Nehwal to lead the Women’s Team, While K Srikanth & H S Prannoy to lead the men’s Team
Badminton Association of India declared a team of 20 member squad to participate in the Asian Games 2018 and bring proud to the country.
The Federation went off road for the selection process this time by allowing selection process by organizing two senior ranking tournaments one in Hyderabad and other in Bangalore giving opportunity to players to prove their mettle.
The players which could make in the selection basis their performance include Sourabh Verma, Ashmita Chaliha, Sai Uttejitha Rao, Gayatri Gopichand, Akarshi Kashyap, Rutuparna Panda & Arthi Sara Sunil. The report from coaches on the field, consistency in playing and mental & physical fitness were kept in mind at the time of selection of these players.
The players were congratulated by the respective officials for making it to the team and represent the country on a big platform and increase the medal tally. Now it is to been who brings in the more medals.