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Parupalli Kashyap Biography & Latest News

Parupalli Kashyap Biography

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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Parupalli Kashyap ruled out for three months due to shoulder injury
Parupalli Kashyap ruled out for three months due to shoulder injury
The injury rules him out of this year's All England Championships.
Interview: Looking to expand PBL to many more cities, says co-founder of Sportzlive Prasad Mangipudi
Interview: Looking to expand PBL to many more cities, says co-founder of Sportzlive Prasad Mangipudi
Ahmedabad, Pune, Kolkata and Jaipur are in the running for new team entries.
Unbeaten throughout the PBL, HS Prannoy speaks about his experience in the competition
Unbeaten throughout the PBL, HS Prannoy speaks about his experience in the competition
The 24-year-old also spoke about his injury woes as well as his relationship with senior shuttler, Parupalli Kashyap.
PBL win is a great confidence booster, says PV Sindhu after win over Ji Hyun Sung
PBL win is a great confidence booster, says PV Sindhu after win over Ji Hyun Sung
Sindhu led her Chennai side to victory against the Mumbai Rockets in the final of PBL 2.
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu guides Chennai Smashers to the title
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu guides Chennai Smashers to the title
In an enthralling battle, Chennai emerged victorious 4-3 against Mumbai Rockets.
PBL 2017: Chennai Smashers vs Mumbai Rockets final preview, date, timing, channel and livestream information
PBL 2017: Chennai Smashers vs Mumbai Rockets final preview, date, timing, channel and livestream information
The final of the PBL will take place in Delhi tonight.
Saina played very well, I had to be at 100 percent, said PV Sindhu after straight-set PBL win
Saina played very well, I had to be at 100 percent, said PV Sindhu after straight-set PBL win
Sindhu's side will now face off against the Mumbai Rockets in the final of the competition.
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal; Chennai Smashers advance to final
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu beats Saina Nehwal; Chennai Smashers advance to final
The Chennai Smashers defeated Awadhe Warriors convincingly with a scoreline of 4-1.
PBL 2017: All eyes on a possible Saina Nehwal vs PV Sindhu clash
PBL 2017: All eyes on a possible Saina Nehwal vs PV Sindhu clash
The two have met just once in international competition at the 2014 Syed Modi International.
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu vs Sung Ji Hyun headlines Day 4 of Bengaluru leg
PBL 2017: PV Sindhu vs Sung Ji Hyun headlines Day 4 of Bengaluru leg
Sindhu and Sung have met five times last year.
PBL begins with Hyderabad-Chennai tie (Lead, correcting headline)
PBL begins with Hyderabad-Chennai tie (Lead, correcting headline)
PBL begins with Bengaluru-Chennai tie
PBL begins with Bengaluru-Chennai tie
The year Sindhu came out of Saina's shadow (2016 in Retrospect)
The year Sindhu came out of Saina's shadow (2016 in Retrospect)
PBL 2017 Team Profile: Chennai Smashers
PBL 2017 Team Profile: Chennai Smashers
Here's everything you need to know about the Chennai Smashers.
From PV Sindhu to Parupalli Kashyap, badminton stars heap praise on coach Pullela Gopichand
From PV Sindhu to Parupalli Kashyap, badminton stars heap praise on coach Pullela Gopichand
Gopichand was present with a host of his star students at a press conference organized by IDBI Federal on Thursday in Mumbai.
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