B. Sumeeth Reddy Profile: Men’s doubles badminton

B, Sumeeth Reddy partners Manu Attri for men's doubles events and previously partnered with T. Hema Nagendra Babu.

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: August 1, 2016 11:59:15 am
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Name: B. Sumeeth Reddy, 24, B. Sumeeth Reddy is an Indian badminton player who currently plays men’s doubles. He partners Manu Attri for men’s doubles events. Born on 26th September 1991, he would represent the country in the same event in Rio 2016 Olympics.

Reddy currently ranks 19th in Men’s doubles while he has attained 17th spot as the highest rank in the same category back in 2015. He is a resident of Telangana state.

Qualification: He registered a berth after BWF world rankings were released in May earlier this year. Records: B.Sumeeth Reddy won Lagos international men’s doubles tournament with Manu Attri in 2015 Career highlights: B.Sumeeth Reddy competed at the 2014 Asian Games.

Event: He will represent India in Men’s doubles badminton contest

Schedule: The schedule for badminton competition is as follows:

Thursday 11 August: Men and women’s singles and doubles and mixed doubles.

Friday 12 August: Men and women’s singles and doubles and mixed doubles.

Saturday 13 August: Men and women’s singles and doubles and mixed doubles.

Sunday 14 August: Men and women’s singles, women’s singles and mixed doubles quarter-finals.

Monday 15 August: Men’s singles (last 16 knockout stage), men and women’s doubles quarter-finals, men and women’s singles (last 16), mixed doubles semi-finals.

Tuesday 16 August: Men and women’s doubles semi-finals, women’s singles quarter-finals and mixed doubles third place play-off.

Thursday 18 August: Women’s singles semi-finals, women’s doubles finals, men’s doubles third place play-off.

Friday 19 August: Men’s singles semi-finals, women singles final and mixed doubles final.


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