Geeky Chirag Shetty likes Netflix, newspapers and Rafa Nadal. Easy-going Saatwiksairaj Rankireddy prefers PUBG and Roger Federer. But when it comes to good chicken curry, one will have what the other’s having. How the two talented shuttlers found middle ground and friendship to bring India its biggest doubles title.
This is India’s first top title in what is badminton’s speediest, strongest and toughest event to crack — the men’s doubles, dominated by the powerful and blitzy Indonesians, Chinese, Koreans and Danes.