Railways, who finished as runners-up at the Senior National Badminton Championship, wants champions Airport Authority of India (AAI) to be disqualified, alleging that they have fielded “ineligible” players.
Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) has shot a letter to Badminton Association of India (BAI) secretary Ajay Singhania, saying that the governing body had informed some teams ahead the Junior Nationals in December last year, that they cannot field players on scholarship and on contract in the team championship.
AAI employs players only on contract and RSPB said this makes the players ineligible and hence should be disqualified. Read More
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