- Last week, many gamers, together with Saina Nehwal, criticized the BWF for holding the event.
- Saina was unable to qualify for the Olympic Games because of the postponement of 4 Olympic qualifying tournaments and subsequently entered the event
Game desk. Indian badminton participant Saina Nehwal accused the sports activities directors of getting jeopardized the security of the gamers because of the cash. He mentioned this by tweeting. Saina mentioned the All England Badminton Championship was held in England even after coronavirus circumstances got here to mild. I perceive one factor the place recreation directors most popular cash over gamers’ emotions and enchancment.
I can solely think about that monetary causes have been extra essential than the sentiments of the gamers. Otherwise there was no different purpose for that # AllEnglandOpen2020 keep it up final week .. #QuarantineLife https://t.co/yajkj7M7VX
– Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) March 18, 2020
Last week, a number of gamers, together with Saina, criticized the World Badminton Federation (BWF) for holding the event. Then Saina mentioned I used to be shocked when folks all over the world have been killed by corona viruses. How does the BWF then conduct the event? In addition to Saina, Hans Christian, former world quantity 8 Denmark, additionally expressed displeasure with the choice. He had mentioned that some tournaments happened whereas many have been canceled. The qualification continues as it’s the yr of the Olympic Games. Players have solely two choices to hazard the well being of themselves or their environment.
– Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) March 12, 2020
7 Indian gamers didn’t participate because of corona virus
Seven Indian shuttles didn’t take part on this event because of Kovid-19. These embrace HS Prannoy, Chirag Shetty, S.Ok. Rankereddy, Manu Attri, B. Sumit Reddy, Sameer and Sourav Verma. Saina and the previous Kidambi Srikanth have been unable to qualify for the Olympic Games and had to participate within the All England Championship. Because 4 Olympic qualification tournaments have already been postponed. In such a state of affairs, you’ve got much less likelihood of getting the rankings and factors required for the qualification. However, Saina was eradicated within the first spherical by a Japanese quantity 11 participant, Yamaguchi 11-21 8-21. The BWF has now blocked all tournaments after gamers’ objections.