Chirag Shetty

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Chirag Shetty
Personal information
Birth name Chirag Chandrashekhar Shetty
Country  India
Born (1997-07-04) 4 July 1997 (age 21)
Mumbai, India
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 62 kg (137 lb)
Handedness Right
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking 18 (MD 21 June 2018)
413 (XD 27 August 2015)
Current ranking 21 (MD 6 September 2018)
BWF profile

Chirag Chandrashekhar Shetty (born 4 July 1997) is an Indian badminton player.[1][2] He competed at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, winning a gold in the mixed team event, and a silver in the men's doubles event.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Commonwealth Games[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre,
Gold Coast, Australia
India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy England Marcus Ellis
England Chris Langridge
13–21, 16–21 Silver Silver

BWF World Tour[edit]

The BWF World Tour, announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[4] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tour are divided into six levels, namely World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[5]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Hyderabad Open Super 100 India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Indonesia Akbar Bintang Cahyono
Indonesia Moh Reza Pahlevi Isfahani
21–16, 21–14 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF International Challenge/Series[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2017 Vietnam International India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Thailand Trawut Potieng
Thailand Nanthakarn Yordphaisong
17–21, 21–9, 21–15 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Bangladesh International India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy India M. Anilkumar Raju
India Venkat Gaurav Prasad
17–21, 21–7, 21–8 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Tata India International India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy India Arjun M.R.
India Ramchandran Shlok
10–12, 11–9, 11–7, 11–5 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 India International Series India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Malaysia Goh Sze Fei
Malaysia Nur Izzuddin
8–11, 11–5, 7–11, 11–8, 11–5 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Mauritius International India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy India Dhruv Kapila
India Saurabh Sharma
21–12, 21–16 1st, gold medalist(s) Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Players: Chirag Shetty". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Player Profile of Chirag Shetty". www.badmintoninindia.com. Badminton Association of India. Retrieved 23 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Participants: Chirag Chandrashekhar Shetty". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 15 April 2018.
  4. ^ "BWF Launches New Events Structure". Badminton World Federation. 29 November 2017.
  5. ^ "Action-Packed Season Ahead!". Badminton World Federation. 15 January 2018.

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