P.C. Thulasi from Kerala, India is one of the best upcoming badminton profiles in India. She is just 19-years old, and is already challenging the best badminton players in the country. She trains at the Gopichand Academy in Hyderabad. She won the National junior girls doubles title partnering N Sikki Reddy. Thulasi went on the win the Gold medal in the doubles event of the Commonwealth Youth Games. Thulasi won the bronze medal at the Junior World Badminton Championships in the team event. Thulasi was the womens doubles winner at the Smiling Fish international Series badminton tournament. In 2009, Thulasi partnered with N Sikki Reddy again to win the National junior girls doubles title for the second time. In 2010, P.C.Thulasi won her first senior singles title when she won the Tata Open International badminton challenge tournament at Mumbai.