Parupalli Kashyap

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The first thing you would be thinking reading the title is “Is there a badminton world cup?” You would have heard of the upcoming FIFA ...
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Gimcheon (South Korea), April 23 (IANS): P.V. Sindhu, Parupalli Kashyap and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt made winning starts to their respective campaigns at ...
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For years, Indian sports fans have had a grouse when it came to the country’s successes in tennis. We were world champions in doubles thanks to ...
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New Delhi, April 4 (IANS): The Indian campaign came to an end in the $250,000 India Open Super Series here Friday as local hopes Saina Nehwal and ...
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New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The Indian campaign came to an end as local hopes Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap lost their respective quarterfinal ...
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New Delhi, April 3 (IANS): India’s top shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has entered the men’s singles quarter-finals of the $250,000 India ...
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Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal returns a shot against Simone Prutsch of Austria during the Yonex-Sunrise India Open 2014 at the Siri Fort ...
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Parupalli Kashyap Parupalli Kashyap emerged victorious against China’s Zhengming Wang in a sensational encounter to advance into the second ...
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New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) There was a stunned silence in the Siri Fort Sports Complex as P.V. Sindhu’s shot went into the net, giving World ...
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New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) India’s leading male shuttler Parupalli Kashyap is aiming for a return to the top-10 of world rankings which will ...
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New Delhi, March 20 (IANS): India’s Parupalli Kashyap has arrested his slide in the latest Badminton World Federation rankings released ...
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Basel, March 15 (IANS) The Indian campaign came to an end at the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold as shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap ...
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BIO: Parupalli Kashyap is a badminton player from India who is currently ranked No. 9 in the world. Following a short stint at Padukone Academy, Kashyap continued his training at the Gopichand Academy under Pullela Gopichand, a former All England Open Badminton champion. In 2005, Kashyap represented Andhra Pradesh and won the boys' singles title at the National Junior Open Badminton Championship. Subsequently, he appeared in a number of international tournaments. In 2006, he defeated the then world number 19 Przemysław Wacha at the Bitburger Open to reach the semifinals. At the 33rd National Games, Kashyap defeated the then National champion Chetan Anand to win a gold medal for Andhra Pradesh. Keeping up his strong form, he won bronze medals at the 2008 Dutch Open and 2009 Senior National Badminton Championships. At the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Kashyap won the bronze medal for India, after which he made it to the semi-finals of the Indian Open Grand Prix. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, Kashyap lost to top seed Lee Chong Wei in the quarterfinals, creating history in the process as he became the first Indian to reach that stage in the Olympics. On 15th June 2012, Parupalli Kashyap cruised into the semifinals of 2012 Djaram Indonesia Open after upsetting world no. 3 Chen Long and world no. 16 Hans-Kristian Vittinghus of Denmark in the men's singles competition in Jakarta, but then lost in the semis.
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