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Srikanth Kidambi Height, Age, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 28 Years
Height: 5' 9"
Hometown: Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

Srikanth Kidambi

Bio
Full NameKidambi Srikanth Nammalwar
ProfessionIndian 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
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Badminton
International DebutIn 2011, Commonwealth Youth Games
Coach/MentorPullela Gopichand
Handedness Right
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)
RecordsOn 19 December 2021, he created history in Huelva when he became the first Indian man to reach the final of the World Championship. [1]The Hindu
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 February 1993
Age (as of 2021)28 Years
BirthplaceRavulapalem, Andhra Pradesh, India
Zodiac signAquarius
NationalityIndian
HometownGuntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
FamilyFather- Kittu Kidambi (Landowner)
Mother- Radha (homemaker)
Srikanth Kidambi with his parents
Brother- Nandagopal Kidambi (Elder, Badminton player, Auditor at Indian Audit & Accounts Department)
Srikanth Kidambi with his elder brother, Nandagopal Kidambi
Sister (Cousin)- Ruthvika Shivani (Younger, Badminton player)
Srikanth Kidambi with his younger sister, Ruthvika
ReligionHinduism
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Wife/SpouseN/A

Srikanth Kidambi

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).

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