Badminton at the 2006 South Asian Games

Badminton at the 2006 South Asian Games was held in Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka between 16 and 22 August 2006. The badminton programme in 2006 included men's and women's singles competitions; men's, women's and mixed doubles competitions alongside with men's and women's team events.[1]

Badminton
at the 2006 South Asian Games
VenueSugathadasa Indoor Stadium
Dates16–22 August
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Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Sri Lanka)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  India (IND)74112
2  Sri Lanka (SRI)*0347
3  Pakistan (PAK)0066
4  Nepal (NEP)0033
Totals (4 nations)771428

MedalistsEdit

The following players who won medals at the Games.

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles Chetan Anand
  India
Nikhil Kanetkar
  India
Omar Zeeshan
  Pakistan
Wajid Ali Chaudhry
  Pakistan
Women's singles Trupti Murgunde
  India
B. R. Meenakshi
  India
Chandrika de Silva
  Sri Lanka
Sumina Shrestha
  Nepal
Men's doubles   India (IND)
Rupesh Kumar K. T.
Sanave Thomas
  Sri Lanka (SRI)
Thushara Edirisinghe
Duminda Jayakody
  Pakistan (PAK)
Muhammad Atique
Rizwan Azam
  India (IND)
Akshay Dewalkar
Jishnu Sanyal
Women's doubles   India (IND)
Shruti Kurien
Jwala Gutta
  India (IND)
Aparna Balan
B. R. Meenakshi
  Sri Lanka (SRI)
Thilini Jayasinghe
Chandrika de Silva
  Sri Lanka (SRI)
Nadeesha Gayanthi
Rasangi Ranatunge
Mixed doubles   India (IND)
Valiyaveetil Diju
Jwala Gutta
  India (IND)
Thomas Kurian
Aparna Balan
  Sri Lanka (SRI)
Thushara Edirisinghe
Chandrika de Silva
  Pakistan (PAK)
Waqas Ahmed
Saima Manzoor
Men's team   India (IND)[2]
Chetan Anand
Akshay Dewalkar
Valiyaveetil Diju
Nikhil Kanetkar
Rupesh Kumar K. T.
Thomas Kurian
Jishnu Sanyal
Sanave Thomas
  Sri Lanka (SRI)[3]
Thushara Edirisinghe
Duminda Jayakody
Dinuka Karunaratne
Niluka Karunaratne
  Nepal (NEP)[4]
Ram Singh Chaudhari
Anil Kumar Lakhe
Indra Mahata
Pashupati Paneru
Balaram Thapa
  Pakistan (PAK)[5]
Waqas Ahmed
Muhammad Atique
Rizwan Azam
Wajid Ali Chaudhry
Zafar Tasneem
Omar Zeeshan
Women's team   India (IND)[2][6]
Aparna Balan
Krishna Dekaraja
Oli Deka
Jwala Gutta
Shruti Kurien
B. R. Meenakshi
Trupti Murgunde
  Sri Lanka (SRI)[3]
Nadeesha Gayanthi
Thilini Jayasinghe
Rasangi Ranatunge
Chandrika de Silva
  Nepal (NEP)[4]
Samjhana Khaling
Sujana Shrestha
Sumina Shrestha
Sara Devi Tamang
Neri Thapa
  Pakistan (PAK)[5]
Aisha Akram
Asma Butt
Uzma Butt
Saima Manzoor
Farzana Saleem

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "10th South Asian Games Colombo 2006: Badminton" (PDF). www.sacep.org. SACEP. Archived (PDF) from the original on 4 January 2020. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Anand, Murgunde to lead at SAF badminton". www.rediff.com. 25 July 2006. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  3. ^ a b "'Our players are improving' – Badminton Manager Tony Perera". www.island.lk. 3 August 2006. Archived from the original on 4 January 2020. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  4. ^ a b "10th SA Game – 2006 Colombo, Sri Lanka". nocnepal.org.np. Archived from the original on 4 January 2020. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  5. ^ a b "X South Asian Games". www.sports.gov.pk. Archived from the original on 4 January 2020. Retrieved 4 January 2020.
  6. ^ "SAF: Indian shuttlers move to semis". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 20 August 2006. Retrieved 4 January 2020.

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