Srikanth Kidambi Height, Age, Family, Biography & More
Height: 5' 9"
Age: 28 Years
Hometown: Guntur, Andhra Pradesh
|Full Name||Kidambi Srikanth Nammalwar|
|Profession||Indian Badminton player|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 176 cm
in meters- 1.76 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 9"
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 65 Kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 30 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
|International Debut||In 2011, Commonwealth Youth Games|
|Achievements (main ones)||• He won "China Open Super Series Premier" (2014) and became the first Indian to do so.
• Kidambi won a gold medal at "Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold" in 2015, became first Indian to do so.
• On 18 June 2017, he won Indonesia Open Super Series Premier Title after beating Japan's Sakai.
• In April 2018, Kidambi moved to the top of the men’s singles rankings with 76895 points.
|Highest Ranking||1 (12 April 2018)|
|Records||On 19 December 2021, he created history in Huelva when he became the first Indian man to reach the final of the World Championship. The Hindu|
|Date of Birth||7 February 1993|
|Age (as of 2021)||28 Years|
|Birthplace||Ravulapalem, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Hometown||Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Family||Father- Kittu Kidambi (Landowner)
Mother- Radha (homemaker)
Brother- Nandagopal Kidambi (Elder, Badminton player, Auditor at Indian Audit & Accounts Department)
Sister (Cousin)- Ruthvika Shivani (Younger, Badminton player)
|Girls, Affairs and More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Srikanth Kidambi
- Does Srikanth Kidambi smoke?: Not Known
- Does Srikanth Kidambi drink alcohol?: Not Known
- He got inspired for playing Badminton after watching his elder brother playing it.
- He considers former Indian badminton player, Pullela Gopichand as his biggest role model.
- Kidambi was honored with “Arjuna Award” in 2015.
- In 2017, he created history along with Sai Praneeth when they became first ever Indian pair to enter the finals of an international ranking event in badminton (Singapore Super Series Title).