Team Banga Beats eyes for podium finish at IBL
INDIA'S leading real estate consultant group BOP, today introduced the Indian players from its BOP Banga Beats team here at a function . The team BOP Banga Beats consists leading, global badminton star P Kashyap along with Hu Yun, Tai Tze Ying, Carolina Marin, Carsten Morgensen, Arvind Bhat, Akshay Diwalkar, Aparna Balan, Aditya Prakash and J Meghana.
Commonwealth Games Bronze Medalist P Kashyap is the icon player for the BOP Banga Beats. The BOP Banga Beats will represent Bangalore in the upcoming Indian Badminton League. Commonwealth Games Bronze Medalist P Kashyap will lead the team along with the known names in the national and international badminton fraternity.
Speaking on the occasion the team icon player P Kashyap said," With such excellent team and experienced coach we are aiming for finals of the league. Would really like to play in front of Bangalore crowd which always had appreciated and encouraged badminton and produced world class players in the past".
Kashyap whose best world ranking was six, in the last 12 months was optimistic about a superlative performance of the players at the upcoming World Championships that begin from August 3 in China. Amit Mavi, Managing Director, BOP Group said "Team BOP Banga Beats is the perfect blend of national and international players which will definitely be going to benefit the budding talent of the game in the country. Playing with top ranked international players with huge reputation will only bring confidence for a better showing".
Team BOP Banga Beats chief coach U Vimal Kumar said "Our team is a rare combination of young, aggressive and experience which would stand out in the crunch situation".
Coach Vimal Kumar, Star player P Kashyap with other players during the launch of the Indian Badminton league's team "Banga Beats" in Bengalore on Tuesday. —PTI