The hey days of Badminton are here to stay for longer. With the likes of PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma and the current crop already carving out a niche for themselves, there is more good news to follow.
Olympic Gold Quest and the Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy has joined hands to bring BWF Hall of Famer Morten Frost to India in a bid to nurture the younger crop.
Morten Frost, the former world no.1 had an immense rivalry against the Indian stalwart who also had stints in Denmark for various clubs. Frost and Padukone were the guys who took on the Chinese and the Indonesian onslaught in the early 80s.
Badminton legend Morten Frost to come to India!
OGQ & Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy (PPBA) to bring in Morten Frost to train Junior badminton players at PPBA, Bangalore for a 1 year coaching stint!
The 4-time winner of the All England Championship will be in India at the Padukone Dravid Centre for Sports Excellence in Bengaluru for a total of 90 days spread for 4 trips. He will also be overseeing the ongoing Senior National championship taking place in Guwahati, which will help him see the best Indian talent.
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