‘We’ve got some excellent coaches, however sadly they do not get a possibility to improve their wisdom, to stay tempo with the world degree. There may be a large number of emphasis on gamers and, if this enlargement has to proceed, we want to focal point on coaches’
‘If we’ve one devoted trainer to coach 50-100 coaches who can return and trainer their wards, that shall be an excellent transfer’
IMAGE: Former badminton champion Prakash Padukone addresses a press convention for the 10th version of the Tata Open India World Problem in Mumbai on Tuesday. : Shirish Shete/PTI
With badminton’s recognition on the upward thrust following the world luck of Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu and the constant Kidambi Srikanth, it is time to usher in most sensible coaches to coach the rustic’s personal coaches, stated Prakash Padukone on Tuesday.
“There’s a unexpected spurt within the acclaim for the game however there don’t seem to be sufficient high quality coaches. The Olympic Gold Quest (of which he is a founder member) has simply began a coaches training programme.
“That is one factor that must be addressed on a concern foundation via the BAI (Badminton Affiliation of India), the SAI (Sports activities Authority of India), the Sports activities Ministry and associations,” stated Padukone on Tuesday.
“We’ve got some excellent coaches, however sadly they do not get a possibility to improve their wisdom, to stay tempo with the world degree. There may be a large number of emphasis on gamers and, if this enlargement has to proceed, we want to focal point on coaches.
“One of the best ways to do this is to get excellent a international trainer, most effective to coach coaches, as at this time all coaches are training most effective the gamers. If we’ve one devoted trainer to coach 50-100 coaches who can return and trainer their wards, that shall be an excellent transfer,” stated the go back and forth nice.
“There’s a large number of ability in tier 2 and three towns, however no longer sufficient educated high quality coaches. Trainer training will have to be the principle precedence for the BAI and the state associations,” the 62-year-old insisted.
The mythical shuttler additionally welcomed Srikanth’s resolution to choose out of the 2 back-to-back Tremendous Collection occasions in China and Hong Kong to get have compatibility and move into the season-ending
Dubai Tremendous Collection absolutely charged.
Padukone stated Indian gamers want to be good and plan their time table in this type of approach that they top all through the weeks when the foremost tournaments happen.
“They (Indians) are indubitably taking part in greater than the desired choice of tournaments. You have to strike a proper stability between taking part in and resting. They want to watch out to not play too many.
IMAGE: Kidambi Srikanth. : Christopher Lee/Getty Pictures
“Fatigue and damage may end up from taking part in too many tournaments. I all the time deal with that whilst rating is essential it is not the one factor,” stated the ex-All England champion.
“The focal point will have to be on profitable the essential tournaments just like the All England, Global Championships, Olympics and Tremendous Collection finals. You will have to attempt to top all through those classes and accordingly plan your time table. It isn’t important if within the discount your rating is going down for one week.
“Other people later take note you via the choice of essential tournaments you’ve gained. I’m really not pronouncing rating isn’t essential, but when there’s a variation in rating that are meant to no longer fear you a lot. Those large tournaments additionally give a large number of issues,” he stated.
“What Srikanth has performed, to skip tournaments, is the precise resolution. He may have performed China and Hong Kong Opens. He may have grow to be #1. However he has resisted the temptation and made up our minds that he’s going to play most effective in Dubai.
“There’s no ensure he’s going to win the Dubai tournament, however I believe it is the proper option to get ready. He has a superb opportunity of doing smartly there and grow to be the No. 1, if no longer now however later. The principle factor is you will have to be 100 according to cent have compatibility and able to profitable each and every match that you simply play. That is how I used to be introduced up. Issues are the similar even now.”
Padukone steered the highest gamers to participate in no less than 1-2 home tournaments just like the nationals every year.
“I believe they want to take part in 1-2 home tournaments. The sport has given you such a lot. You may have the rights in addition to responsibilities, one among which is to popularise the game.
“The presence of the highest gamers within the nationals at Nagpur and the type of exposure it generated and the group it attracted had been super. I can strongly suggest to my gamers to play 1-2 tournaments every year as they are going to be doing a perfect carrier to Indian badminton,” he remarked.
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