PV Sindhu was about to take part
Saina Nehwal and PV Sindhu were leading the women’s team, while the men’s team included former world number one player Kidambi Srikanth.
- Last Updated:September 15, 2020, 10:52 AM IS
India (India) had announced both women and men teams for the tournament to be held at Aarhus, Dermark from October 3 to 11. Due to the Corona epidemic, however, Indonesia, Indonesia and South Africa withdrew on Friday after Thailand, Australia, Chinese Taipei and Algeria, due to which the BWF called an emergency virtual meeting on Sunday.
Decision was taken due to the removal of top teams
“The Badminton World Federation is taking a difficult decision to postpone Thomas and Uber Cup 2020 with the consent of host Badminton Denmark,” the federation said in a statement. It said, ‘This decision has been taken due to the withdrawal of the names of several competing teams. Due to the European phase of the revised BWF World Tour, it is now difficult to make alternative programs before 2021. ‘BWF tried to include Singapore and Hong Kong but they refused. There are reports that China and Japan were also thinking of withdrawing the name.
PV Sindhu was to participate in the tournament
India’s star player Saina Nehwal also expressed concern over the organization of the tournament at such a time. Saina and PV Sindhu were leading the women’s team while the men’s team included former world number one Kidambi Srikanth.
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The BWF also stated that the Denmark Open will take place in Odense from 13 to 18 October according to a pre-determined schedule, but the Victor Denmark Masters, to be held from 20 to 25 October, have been canceled.