Aatish Lubah

Aatish Lubah (born 3 November 1995) is a Mauritian badminton player.[1] He was one of the 14 players selected for the Road to Rio Program, a program that aimed to help African badminton players to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games.[2] Lubah competed at the 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games.[3][4]

Aatish Lubah
Personal information
Country Mauritius
Born (1995-11-03) 3 November 1995 (age 24)
Rivière du Rempart, Mauritius
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Men's singles & doubles
Highest ranking146 (MS 10 May 2018)
69 (MD 15 February 2018)
184 (XD 5 July 2018)
BWF profile

Lubah was a gold medalists at the 2015 Africa Games in the team event, and in 2019 in the men's doubles event.[5]

AchievementsEdit

African GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Ain Chock Indoor Sports Center,
Casablanca, Morocco
  Georges Paul   Godwin Olofua
  Anuoluwapo Juwon Opeyori
21–9, 21–18   Gold

African ChampionshipsEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2018 Salle OMS Harcha Hacéne, Algiers, Algeria   Habeeb Temitope Bello 14–21, 24–26   Bronze

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2020 Cairo Stadium Hall 2,
Cairo, Egypt
  Georges Paul   Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
21–19, 14–21, 22–24   Silver
2013 National Badminton Centre,
Rose Hill, Mauritius
  Georges Paul   Andries Malan
  Willem Viljoen
16–21, 14–21   Bronze

BWF International Challenge/Series (4 titles, 6 runners-up)Edit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2016 Rose Hill International   Georges Paul 10–21, 17–21   Winner

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Kenya International   Georges Paul   Koceila Mammeri
  Youcef Sabri Medel
21–14, 20–22, 18–21   Runner-up
2017 South Africa International   Georges Paul   Tarun Kona
  Saurabh Sharma
9–21, 15–21   Runner-up
2017 Zambia International   Georges Paul   Kapil Chaudhary
  Brijesh Yadav
21–17, 21–23, 21–11   Winner
2017 Botswana International   Georges Paul   Adarsh Kumar
  Jagadish Yadav
14–21, 22–20, 20–22   Runner-up
2017 Mauritius International   Georges Paul   Fabio Caponio
  Giovanni Toti
21–13, 21–23, 16–21   Runner-up
2017 Uganda International   Georges Paul   Alwin Francis
  Tarun Kona
8–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2016 Botswana International   Georges Paul   Alwin Francis
  Tarun Kona
12–21, 19–21   Runner-up
2016 Zambia International   Georges Paul   Abdelrahman Abdelhakim
  Ahmed Salah
15–21, 21–16, 21–18   Winner
2013 South Africa International   Georges Paul   Roj Alen
  Kek Jamnik
22–20, 20–22, 22–20   Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Aatish Lubah". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  2. ^ -, Badminton Confederation Africa. "Newsletter du Mois de Septembre 2013 Road to Rio". Africa Badminton. Badminton Confederation Africa. Archived from the original on 1 March 2019. Retrieved 22 March 2017.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  3. ^ "Aatish Lubah Biography". g2014results.thecgf.com. Glasgow 2014. Retrieved 27 November 2016.
  4. ^ "Participants: Aatish Lubah". gc2018.com. Gold Coast 2018. Retrieved 11 April 2018.
  5. ^ "(Jeux d'Afrique) Badminton : Julien Paul et Atish Lubah ramènent l'or" (in French). Le Mauricien. 29 August 2019. Retrieved 30 August 2019.

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