Badminton’s India Open to be covered by Sony Six

Indian sports and entertainment pay-television channel Sony Six has secured rights to the 2015 India Open badminton tournament.

The event, which has Badminton World Federation Super Series status, will be staged at the Siri Fort Indoor Sports Complex in New Delhi from March 24-29.

Star Indian players Srikanth Kadambi, Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap (pictured) are all set to take part.

Under an agreement with the Badminton Association of India, Sony Six holds the rights to badminton tournaments played in India, including the Syed Modi International Grand Prix.