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PARUPALLI Kashyap (53944)

Biography

Date of birth
9/8/1986
Place of birth
Hyderabad, India
Height
171
Current Residence
Hyderabad, India
Occupation (if not a full-time athlete)
I would be an engineer if I wasn't a badminton player.
Language(s)
English
Style of Play
Offensive
International Debut (Senior)
2005, Badminton Asia Championships
Hobbies
I enjoy singing and playing a game of poker (I love Texas Hold'em Poker)!
Highest Level of Education
Bachelor Degree (Commerce)
Play R or L
Right handed
Coach
Pullela Gopichand
When and where I began playing and why?
In 1997, at Hyderabad, I was playing recreationally at a summer camp.
When did you start competing or playing competitively?
2000
Equipment Sponsor
Yonex
Memorable sporting achievement
2010 Singapore Open (World Superseries) - Semi-final, 2012 India Open (World Superseries) - Semi-final and it was the tournament that confirmed my London 2012 Olympic Qualification, 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games - silver medal
Training Regime
6 times a week
Sporting Philosophy or Personal Slogan or Favourite Quote
It ain't over until the fat lady sings.
Sporting Ambitions
To be a World Champion
Member of national team since
2006