Write & Earn
Notifications

Anand Pawar Biography & Latest News

Anand Pawar Biography

Anand Pawar is a badminton player who is currently ranked 44 in the world as per the BWF world rankings, and is one of the best badminton players that India has in current times. The son of former international badminton players Uday and Sujata Pawar, it was only natural that he started wielding his racket at the tender age of 4. He initiated the first phase of his career playing in the smaller local & district level competitions. His breakthrough came in the form of his first international tournament at the World Junior Badminton championship that was held in South Africa. In 2003, he won the Single junior championships in India. At the age of 17, he won his first international title- the Czech junior title. In 2004, Anand won the Wimbledon Junior (under-19) Badminton championship at London. The same year, he also won a silver medal in the mixed team event at the Youth Commonwealth Games held at Bendigo in Australia..2008 proved to be one for the books as Anand won three interantional titles- Portugal International, the Austrian International and the Hungarian International. in 2010 he won the Scottish Open and the Maldives International. Though he competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics, he was not able to procure a medal for the country.

Anand Pawar Latest News & Articles

Russian Open: Rahul Yadav Chittaboina, Arjun MR-Ramchandran Shlok reach semi-finals
Russian Open: Rahul Yadav Chittaboina, Arjun MR-Ramchandran Shlok reach semi-finals
Anand Pawar's run came to an end in the quarter-finals.
Russian Open: Anand Pawar reaches quarter-finals, Subhankar Dey exits
Russian Open: Anand Pawar reaches quarter-finals, Subhankar Dey exits
Besides Pawar, quite a few other Indians too reached the quarter-finals.
Russian Open: Anand Pawar and Subhankar Dey advance to pre-quarter-finals
Russian Open: Anand Pawar and Subhankar Dey advance to pre-quarter-finals
2016 runner-up Siril Verma crashed out.
BWF Rankings: 14 Indians in top 100 of men's singles for the first time
BWF Rankings: 14 Indians in top 100 of men's singles for the first time
India's top women remain unchanged in this week's BWF rankings.
Dutch International Badminton: Anand Pawar upsets second seed to win comeback tournament
Dutch International Badminton: Anand Pawar upsets second seed to win comeback tournament
Pawar last played a competitive tournament in November.
Dutch International Badminton: Anand Pawar reaches final in his comeback tournament
Dutch International Badminton: Anand Pawar reaches final in his comeback tournament
Pawar had been out of action for five months.
BWF Rankings: PV Sindhu slips out of the top 10, big jump for rising star Pratul Joshi
BWF Rankings: PV Sindhu slips out of the top 10, big jump for rising star Pratul Joshi
PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth slip down the rankings; Siril Verma rises.
Indian badminton player Pratul Joshi wins Bahrain International Challenge title
Indian badminton player Pratul Joshi wins Bahrain International Challenge title
This was Pratul's first international title of any kind.
Jayaram back in top 20 shuttlers; Srikanth, Saina, Sindhu static
Jayaram back in top 20 shuttlers; Srikanth, Saina, Sindhu static
2016 US Open Grand Prix Gold: Ajay Jayaram into the semifinals; Attri-Reddy crash out
2016 US Open Grand Prix Gold: Ajay Jayaram into the semifinals; Attri-Reddy crash out
A look at what transpired in the US Open Grand Prix Gold.
Shuttlers Jayaram, Pawar, Manu-Sumeeth reach US Open quarters
Shuttlers Jayaram, Pawar, Manu-Sumeeth reach US Open quarters
2016 US Open Grand Prix Gold: Good start for India on Day 1
2016 US Open Grand Prix Gold: Good start for India on Day 1
A look at India's performance on Day One of the US Open.
2016 Premier Badminton League: Mumbai Rockets beat Bengaluru TopGuns 4-3 to register their 2nd win
2016 Premier Badminton League: Mumbai Rockets beat Bengaluru TopGuns 4-3 to register their 2nd win
The TopGuns have an uphill task going forward now
Will it be the year of the Bengaluru Top Guns?
Will it be the year of the Bengaluru Top Guns?
A look at the Bengaluru Top Guns and what they could offer in the PBL.
TATA India International Challenge 2015 - A happy hunting ground for Indian shuttlers
TATA India International Challenge 2015 - A happy hunting ground for Indian shuttlers
Details from the TATA India International Challenge 2015
Fetching more content...