Chirag Shetty is a badminton player from India who has been making waves on the international circuit. Shetty is currently ranked 19th in the world by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and is the highest-ranked Indian player in men’s singles.
Although still relatively young, Shetty has already accomplished a great deal in his career and is poised to become one of India’s top badminton players in the years to come.
Story of Chirag Shetty
Shetty started playing badminton at a young age and quickly began to show promise as a player. He represented India at the 2014 BWF World Junior Championships and won a bronze medal in the boys’ doubles event.
Shetty turned pro in 2016 and has since won several tournaments on the International Badminton Federation (IBF) circuit. His most notable victory to date came at the 2019 Syed Modi International tournament, where he defeated Olympic silver medalist Viktor Axelsen of Denmark en route to winning the men’s singles title.
In addition to his success on the IBF circuit, Shetty has also had some good results on the BWF World Tour. He reached the semifinals of the 2019 Malaysia Masters tournament and followed that up with a quarterfinal appearance at the 2019 Singapore Open.
Shetty’s strong performances on the international stage have helped him crack the Top 20 in the BWF world rankings. With still much room for improvement, it will be exciting to see how far Shetty can go in his badminton career.
Chirag Shetty is one of India’s brightest young talents in badminton. Still only 21 years old, Shetty has already accomplished a great deal in his career, including winning a bronze medal at the 2014 BWF World Junior Championships and defeating Olympic silver medalist Viktor Axelsen at the 2019 Syed Modi International tournament.
Shetty is currently ranked 19th in the world by the Badminton World Federation and is quickly climbing up the ranks. It will be exciting to see how far he can go in hisbadminton career.
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