“There’s nothing controversial about it. For the reason that Tokyo badminton stadium is a big venue, the gamers needed to coach in the same setting. We thought it might be higher so as to add Gachibowli stadium because the third venue along with the 2 Gopichand academies. The gamers and the coaches have written to the Sports Authority of India (SAI) and acquired the approval,” stated an official from the Sports activities Authority of Telangana State (SATS).
To that impact, new courts are being laid on the indoor stadium. All these years, the shuttlers had skilled on the two Gopichand academies positioned close to the Gachibowli stadium.
It’s learnt that PV Sindhu together with Korean coach Park Tae Sang will begin coaching on the stadium whereas the opposite shuttlers will practice on the Gopichand academies for now. All of the Olympic hopefuls are anticipated to coach at Gachibowli as properly.
The official, nonetheless, had no reply as to why the same association was not made earlier than the Beijing Olympics (2008), London Olympics (2012) or the Rio Olympics (2016).
The amenities on the Gachibowli stadium aren’t any match to the world-class amenities accessible on the Gopichand Academy. “I’m stunned by this choice. Gachibowli is simply suited to conduct tournaments and never for the highest class coaching,” stated a retired coach.