New Delhi: National badminton coach Pullela Gopichand is all set to expand his network of coaching facilities by opening an academy in Rajasthan next month.
Gopichand already runs an academy in Hyderabad and was requested to bring up a similar facility in Rajasthan by BJP MP from Jaipur and Olympic silver-medallist shooter Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. (Also Read: HS Prannoy Wins Indonesian Masters Title)
"There were many proposals from other state associations for opening academy in the country. There was a request from the Rajasthan association. Basically, we as an academy want to expand," Gopichand said.