Catch them young is true as far as sports in general and the game Badminton in particular. In Indian badminton history, Srikanth is going to be crowned as World number one with his stupendous show and it is continued in Commonwealth Games also. Having achieved the measure of the World level, he is now achieving a glory in a golden run. Having won 179 matches and losing 89 in the process, Srikanth showed his tenacity to fight every inch and go ahead step by step and now making waves. His remarkable wins include the French Open win, Denmark win, Australian and Indonesia Open win all put together him in the top bracket of players. He came, saw and conquered courts in his typical way with his clever serving, deft placements and useful passing shots to show his supremacy. He is a force to reckon within Indian Badminton and his recent run of form gave him the edge over the other players. Srikanth’s success story is a crowning glory for Indian sports.
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