Hyderabad Open badminton tournament in August cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic: BWF: The Badminton World Federation on Thursday said that Hyderabad Open 2020 which was scheduled to be held from August 11 to 16 has been cancelled attributable to coronavirus disaster.
Hyderabad Open badminton tournament in August cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic: BWF
Hyderabad Open was a part of the BWF’s revised calendar to restart the game. (Picture for illustration)
The Hyderabad Open badminton match, scheduled to be held from August 11 to 16, was on Thursday cancelled by the world physique BWF in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“BWF and Badminton Affiliation of India have agreed to cancel the Hyderabad Open 2020 (11-16 August) – a Tremendous 100 on the BWF Tour,” the Badminton World Federation (BWF) stated in a press release.
The occasion was a part of the BWF”s revised calendar to restart the game after the pandemic-forced cancellations since March.
BWF Secretary Common Thomas Lund stated: “Circumstances have and can proceed to vary in sure international locations and territories and due to this fact BWF could also be required to make additional updates to the standing of tournaments as and when needed.”