Rupesh Kumar K. T.
Rupesh Kumar K. T. (born 31 August 1979) is an Indian badminton player from Kerala, born in Sirpur, Telangana. He is one of India's finest-ever doubles player, with nine successive national titles. He won the silver medal in mixed team event in 2010 Commonwealth Games held in Delhi, and a bronze medal in 2006 Melbourne. He, along with his doubles partner Sanave Thomas, won the BWF Grand Prix title at the 2009 New Zealand Open and 2010 Bitburger Open. He was three times men's doubles gold medalists at the South Asian Games, in 2004 partnered with Markose Bristow, and in 2006 and 2010 with Thomas.
|Rupesh Kumar K. T.|
|Birth name||Rupesh Kumar Kallyad Thazhathe Veetil|
|Born||31 August 1979|
Sirpur, Asifabad district, Telangana, India
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Highest ranking||13 (July 2010)|
South Asian GamesEdit
|Sanave Thomas|| Chetan Anand
|2006||Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium,
Colombo, Sri Lanka
|Sanave Thomas|| Thushara Edirisinghe
|Markose Bristow|| Jaseel P. Ismail
J. B. S. Vidyadhar
BWF Grand PrixEdit
|2010||India Open||Sanave Thomas|| Mohd Fairuzizuan Mohd Tazari
Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif
|2009||Bitburger Open||Sanave Thomas|| Chris Adcock
|17–21, 22–20, 24–22||Winner|
|2009||New Zealand Open||Sanave Thomas|| Hirokatsu Hashimoto
|21–16, 15–21, 21–13||Winner|
|2009||Australian Open||Sanave Thomas|| Gan Teik Chai
Tan Bin Shen
|2008||Dutch Open||Sanave Thomas|| Fran Kurniawan
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2007||India International||Aparna Balan|| V. Diju
- Badminton World Federation – Player Profiles. Bwfbadminton.org. Retrieved on 24 October 2015.
- Profile of Rupesh Kumar K.T., Indian Badminton Player in CWG 2010. Delhispider.com. Retrieved on 24 October 2015.