INFOSYS FOUNDATION INDIA INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE 2022, the second of its kind to be hosted in India, uses the upcoming Sports technology SMART (Sports Management Automation) for the 6 day tournament. This international badminton tournament witnesses 978 shuttlers, including reserves, from India and 12 other countries locking horns for the coveted title & an overall prize money of $25000 and is hosted by Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy, Bengaluru, Karnataka from 11th to 16th October, 2022.
With players from across the globe from India, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Russia, United States, Bhutan, etc including No.1 and No.2 seed players in Men’s single category, Valdimir Malkov (Russia) and Ajay Jayaram (India), the event is screened live to reach the audience globally using SMART’s official YouTube channel and the Live videos can be watched here:
Gone are the days of paper and pen. 387 matches held across 6 courts is flawlessly handled using the Green Technology SMART, with scoring done by the Umpires with ease on dedicated tabs and live scores & rank lists generated automatically by the SMART engine. This international event is yet another feather in the cap for Kerala Startup Mission supported iCore Pioneer Business Solution Pvt Ltd based in Techno Park, Trivandrum. Being used by multiple Badminton Associations across India and abroad, SMART is gradually becoming the universal language of the Badminton Arena of India.
SMART was also employed in other National Tournaments this year by Sports Authority of India for events like KIYG (Khelo India Youth Games), KIUG (Khelo India University Games) and extended its remarkable capabilities for tournaments of Volleyball and Kalari Payattu besides Badminton. On the cusp of expanding its ambit through Middle East, SMART is also simultaneously supporting the Badminton Tournament hosted by Qatar Badminton Association for its National Circuit from 12th to 15th October, 2022.
About iCore & SMART:
iCore Pioneer Business Solution Pvt Ltd, an ISO 9001:2015 Certified premium provider of Digital Transformation, Digital Marketing & Business Automation Solutions based in Techno Park, Trivandrum is supported by KSUM (Kerala Startup Mission) and recognized by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry of India. iCore has developed this hallmark product SMART, an optimum platform to digitise and automate the field of Sports, as endorsed by their clientele in India and overseas & accepted by National and International organisations like Sports Authority of India, Badminton Association of India, Asian Badminton Federation and so on. visit website : https://thesmartlive.com/