Kuala Lumpur: India’s badminton sensation, the dynamic men’s doubles duo Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, has achieved a significant milestone in their career by claiming the second spot in the latest BWF Rankings. The remarkable achievement comes in the wake of their recent triumph at the Korean Open, solidifying their position as one of the world’s top men’s doubles teams.
The Indian duo’s relentless pursuit of excellence has borne fruit this year, as they have clinched three prestigious BWF World Tour titles in 2023. Their impressive title haul includes victories at the Indonesia Open 2023 (Super 1000), Korea Open 2023 (Super 500), and Swiss Open 2023 (Super 300). Their dominant performances on the BWF World Tour have captured the attention of fans and adversaries alike, making them formidable contenders in every tournament they participate in.
Reigning Asian Champions Satwik and Chirag displayed exemplary skills and exceptional teamwork to ascend to the coveted second spot, displacing the Chinese pair of Liang Wei Keng and Wang Chang. With a string of impressive victories, they have earned their well-deserved place among the badminton elite.