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Sanave Thomas Arattukulam (born 21 May 1980) is Indian badminton player.[2][3] He won bronze medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games and silver medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in mixed team event.[4]

Sanave Thomas
Personal information
Birth nameSanave Thomas Arattukulam
Country India
Born (1980-05-21) 21 May 1980 (age 39)
Mararikulam Village, Kerala, India[1]
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking13 (MD) 15 Jul 2010
168 (XD) 17 Apr 2014
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

World Senior ChampionshipsEdit

Men's doubles 35+ Gold

South Asian GamesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Wooden-Floor Gymnasium, Dhaka, Bangladesh   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Chetan Anand
  V. Diju
21–19, Retired   Gold
2006 Sugathadasa Stadium, Colombo, Sri Lanka   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Thushara Edirisinghe
  Duminda Jayakody
21–16, 21–10   Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Wooden-Floor Gymnasium, Dhaka, Bangladesh   Aparna Balan   V. Diju
  Ashwini Ponnappa
11–21, 15–21   Silver

BWF Grand PrixEdit

The BWF Grand Prix has two levels: Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 India Open   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Mohd Fairuzizuan Mohd Tazari
  Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif
12–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2009 Bitburger Open   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Chris Adcock
  Andrew Ellis
17–21, 22–20, 24–22   Winner
2009 New Zealand Open   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Hirokatsu Hashimoto
  Noriyasu Hirata
21–16, 15–21, 21–13   Winner
2009 Australian Open   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Gan Teik Chai
  Tan Bin Shen
13–21, 11–21   Runner-up
2008 Dutch Open   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Fran Kurniawan
  Rendra Wijaya
18–21, 18–21   Runner-up
     BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
     BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Bahrain International Challenge   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   K. Nandagopal
  V. Diju
Walkover   Winner
2013 Bahrain International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   K. Nandagopal
  V. Diju
17–21, 21–12, 19–21   Runner-up
2012 Bahrain International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   K. Nandagopal
  Jishnu Sanyal
21–18, 19–21, 21–18   Winner
2012 Austrian International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Hiroyuki Saeki
  Ryota Taohata
23–21, 22–20   Winner
2011 Tata Open India International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Pranav Chopra
  Akshay Dewalkar
21–19, 17–21, 21–23   Runner-up
2011 Bahrain International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Andrei Adistia
  Christopher Rusdianto
21–14, 17–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2010 Bahrain International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Alwin Francis
  Bennet Antony Anchery
21–7, 16–21, 21–14   Winner
2009 Bahrain International   Aneesh Aneefa Kannangayath   Ebrahim Jaffer Al Sayed Jaffer
  Heri Setiawan
21–16, 21–14   Winner
2008 Portugal International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Ruud Bosch
  Koen Ridder
19–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2008 Croatian International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Jakub Bitman
  Zvonimir Đurkinjak
21–9, 21–14   Winner
2006 India Satellite   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Chan Peng Soon
  Chang Hun Pin
19–21, 21–8, 22–20   Winner
2005 India Satellite   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Jaseel P. Ismail
  V. Diju
17–14, 15–7   Winner
2005 Surabaya Satellite   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Tri Kusharyanto
  Bambang Suprianto
9–15, 12–15   Runner-up
2004 India Satellite   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Jaseel P. Ismail
  V. Diju
9–15, 1–15   Runner-up
2004 Le Volant d'Or de Toulouse   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Kristof Hopp
  Ingo Kindervater
15–7, 15–13   Winner
2004 Syed Modi International   K. T. Rupesh Kumar   Jaseel P. Ismail
  V. Diju
15–12, 15–8   Winner
2000 Hungarian International   V. Diju   José Antonio Crespo
  Sergio Llopis
17–14, 15–7   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 Bahrain International Challenge   Prajakta Sawant   V. Diju
  N. Siki Reddy
19–21, 21–14, 23–23 Retired   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sanave Thomas". www.badmintonindia.org. Badminton Association of India. Archived from the original on 10 September 2011. Retrieved 14 October 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  2. ^ "Players: Sanave Thomas". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Sanave Thomas Full Profile". bwf.tournamentsoftware.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  4. ^ "India in Commonwealth Games Badminton : Medallists". www.sportsbharti.com. Sports Bharti. Retrieved 14 October 2016.

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