B. Sumeeth Reddy

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B. Sumeeth Reddy
Personal information
Birth nameSumeeth Reddy Buss
Country India
Born (1991-09-26) 26 September 1991 (age 27)
Gungal, Ranga Reddy, Telangana, India
ResidenceHyderabad, India
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
HandednessRight
Men's singles & doubles
Highest ranking282 (MS 17 May 2012)
17 (MD 21 January 2016)
47 (XD 14 September 2017)
Current ranking26 (MD), 272 (XD) (29 November 2018)
BWF profile

B. Sumeeth Reddy (born 26 September 1991) is an Indian badminton player who currently plays men's doubles.[1] He partners Manu Attri for men's doubles events and previously partnered with T. Hema Nagendra Babu. He competed at the 2014 Asian Games.[2] In 2016, he competed at the Rio Summer Olympics in the men's doubles event.They have the distinction of being the only Indian pair to have qualified for Olympics in Men's doubles.[3]

Achievements[edit]

BWF Grand Prix[edit]

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels: Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2016 Canada Open India Manu Attri Canada Adrian Liu
Canada Toby Ng
21–8, 21–14 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Mexico City Grand Prix India Manu Attri Thailand Bodin Issara
Thailand Nipitphon Puangpuapech
22–20, 21–18 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Dutch Open India Manu Attri Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
15–21, 10–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 U.S. Open India Manu Attri China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
12–21, 16–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Syed Modi International India Ashwini Ponnappa India Pranaav Jerry Chopra
India N. Sikki Reddy
20–22, 10–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2009 Iran Fajr International Iran Mohammad Reza Kheradmandi 19–21, 21–17, 15–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Tata Open India International India Arjun M.R. Malaysia Goh Sze Fei
Malaysia Nur Izzuddin
21–10, 21–16 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Lagos International India Manu Attri India Vaibhaav
India Prakash Raj
21–12, 21–12 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Lagos International India Manu Attri Nigeria Godwin Olofua
Nigeria Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori
21–13, 21–15 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Peru International India Manu Attri Poland Adam Cwalina
Poland Przemyslaw Wacha
19–21, 21–18, 28–30 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Bulgarian International India Manu Attri Germany Raphael Beck
Germany Peter Kaesbauer
14–21, 16–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Prague Open India Manu Attri Poland Adam Cwalina
Poland Przemyslaw Wacha
21–19, 20–22, 14–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Belgian International India Manu Attri Poland Adam Cwalina
Poland Przemyslaw Wacha
22–20, 19–21, 22–20 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Guatemala International India Manu Attri Germany Michael Fuchs
Germany Johannes Schöttler
17–21, 13–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Lagos International India Manu Attri Poland Adam Cwalina
Poland Przemyslaw Wacha
21–17, 21–17 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Tata Open India International India Manu Attri India Shlok Ramchandran
India Sanyam Shukla
21–15, 21–15 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2014 Sri Lanka International India Manu Attri Singapore Danny Bawa Chrisnanta
Singapore Chayut Triyachart
17–21, 19–21 2nd, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2013 Tata Open India International India Manu Attri Chinese Taipei Tien Tzu-chieh
Chinese Taipei Wang Chi-lin
21–16, 21–13 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Players: Reddy B. Sumeeth". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 2 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Men's Team - Entry List by Event". Incheon 2014 official website. Archived from the original on 11 July 2015. Retrieved 10 July 2015.
  3. ^ "B. Sumeeth Reddy Profile: Men's doubles badminton". indianexpress.com. The Indian Express. Retrieved 2 February 2017.

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