Chennai Smashers

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Chennai Smashers
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SportBadminton
Founded2015 (2015)
LeaguePremier Badminton League
Based inChennai, India
Home groundJawaharlal Nehru Stadium (Chennai)
ColorsYellow
OwnerVijay Prabhakaran[1]
Head coachVijaydeep Singh
CaptainChris Adcock
PBL wins1 (2017)

Chennai Smashers is a franchise badminton team that plays in the Premier Badminton League.[2][3] The team is based in Chennai, India.[4] The team won the PBL title once (in 2017) and is currently captained by Chris Adcock.[5]

2018-19 Season squad[edit]

Team coach for season 2018-19[5]

Indian players[edit]

Foreign players[edit]


2017-18 Season squad[edit]

Team coach for season 2017-18

Indian players[edit]

Foreign players[edit]

Category Player 1 Player 2 Player 3 Player 4 Player 5 Player 6 Player 7
Men England Chris Adcock France Brice Leverdez Thailand Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk India B. Sumeeth Reddy India Aditya Joshi Taiwan Lee Yang India Daniel Farid
Women England Gabrielle Adcock India Tanvi Lad India Vrushalli Gummadi

2017-18 Results[edit]

Date Venue Team 1 Result Team 2 Report
2 Jan Mumbai Mumbai Rockets 3-4 Chennai Smashers [6]
4 Jan Lucknow Chennai Smashers 4-3 Delhi Acers [7]
10 Jan Hyderabad Chennai Smashers 4-3 Hyderabad Hunters [8][9]
11 Jan Hyderabad Awadhe Warriors 4-1 Chennai Smashers [10][11]
13 Jan Bengaluru Chennai Smashers 4-1 Bengaluru Topguns [12]
14 Jan (SF) Bengaluru Delhi Acers 4-3 Chennai Smashers [13]

Points Table[edit]

Each tie (MP) will have five matches each. Regular Match Win (RMW) = 1 point, Trump Match Win (TMW) = 2 points, Trump Match Lost (TML) = -1 point.

Pos. Teams MP RMW TMW TML Pts. Qualification
1 Delhi Acers 25 10 5 0 20 Qualified for Semi-finals
2 Awadhe Warriors 25 10 4 1 17
3 Chennai Smashers 25 10 4 1 17
4 Mumbai Rockets 25 9 3 2 13
5 Hyderabad Hunters 25 7 3 2 11
6 Bengaluru Topguns 25 9 2 3 10

2017-18 Player Statistics[edit]

Player Category P W Sets Won Sets Lost Win % MVP
France Brice Leverdez Men's Singles 4 1 2 6 25 0
Indonesia Sony Dwi Kuncoro 3 1 3 5 33.3 0
Indonesia Simon Santoso 3 2 4 4 50 0
India P. V. Sindhu Women's Singles 5 5 9 3 100 2
India Krishna Priya 0 0 0 0 0 0
India Pranaav Chopra Men's/Mixed Doubles 5 1 4 8 20 0
England Chris Adcock 9 5 11 10 56 2
Canada Toby N. G. 1 0 0 2 0 0
India Sikki Reddy Women's/Mixed Doubles 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indonesia Pia Zebadiah 5 4 8 4 80 0
Total Matches Played: 5 NA 80 4

2017 Season squad[edit]

Team coach for season 2017

Indian players[edit]

Foreign players[edit]

2016 Season squad[edit]

Team coach for season 2016

Indian players[edit]

Foreign players[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vijay Prabhakar is owner of Chennai Smashers. Kalai the CEO of the Team". The Hindu. 8 December 2015.
  2. ^ "After two year gap, Indian Badminton League will return in 2016". firstpost.com. Retrieved 30 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Badminton Association of India announces the 2nd Edition of the Indian Badminton League". sportskeeda.com. Retrieved 29 October 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Smashers latch on to CSK identity". The Hindu. 25 December 2015.
  5. ^ a b http://www.pbl-india.com/teams/289-chennai-smashers-teamprofile/squad
  6. ^ "Premier Badminton League: PV Sindhu's Chennai Smashers Edge Past Mumbai Rockets". NDTVSports.com. Retrieved 2016-01-04.
  7. ^ "Premier Badminton League 2016". www.pbl-india.com. Retrieved 2016-01-05.
  8. ^ "Smashers score over Hunters". The Hindu. 2016-01-10. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 2016-01-10.
  9. ^ "Premier Badminton League 2016, The Highest Prize Money Tournament in World". pbl-india.com. Retrieved 2016-01-14.
  10. ^ "Awadhe Warriors beat Chennai Smashers 4-1, enter Premier Badminton League semis". IBNLive. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  11. ^ "Premier Badminton League 2016, The Highest Prize Money Tournament in World". pbl-india.com. Retrieved 2016-01-14.
  12. ^ "Premier Badminton League 2016, The Highest Prize Money Tournament in World". pbl-india.com. Retrieved 2016-01-14.
  13. ^ "Premier Badminton League 2016, The Highest Prize Money Tournament in World". pbl-india.com. Retrieved 2016-01-15.