The Badminton International Championships subsequent yr are set to be rescheduled on account of a conflict with the brand new dates for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Video games.
The Badminton International Federation (BWF) stated it used to be operating with organisers in Spain’s Huelva to discover a new time slot, after the 2020 Olympics had been postponed till 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic, stories Xinhua information company.
It’s not but transparent whether or not the International Championships can be held in 2021 or behind schedule till 2022.
“The BWF is conscious about the wish to reschedule the 2021 International Championships in most cases staged in August, with appropriate choices being mentioned with hosts Spain,” the BWF stated in a observation.
The postponement of the Olympic Video games has brought about common disruption to the carrying calendar in 2021. International Athletics has already showed it’s going to thrust back its International Championships to 2022, whilst the International Aquatics Championships may be behind schedule by means of a yr.
Previous within the week, the Badminton International Federation iced over the arena ratings, announcing standings as on March 17 would be the foundation for access and seedings when it starts because the global calendar has been thrown in uneven waters because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The BWF had referred to as off all tournaments submit the All England Championships till April 12 because of the pandemic. BWF additional stated because of the present state of affairs, the following tournaments can also be suspended.