Satwik SaiRaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty becomes first Indian Men’s Doubles pair to win Badminton Asia Championships Title
- In the Badminton Asia Championship 2023, the Indian pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy won the men’s doubles title, held in Dubai on April 30, 2023.
- They defeated eighth-seeded Malaysian pair Teo Ee Yi and Ong Yew Sin in the final, 16-21, 21-17, and 21-19.
- With this win, the duo became the first Indian men’s doubles pair to win the Badminton Asia Championships title.
- Also, this was India’s second-ever Badminton Asia Championships title after Dinesh Khanna in 1965.
- Men’s singles – Anthony Sinisuka Ginting (Indonesia)
- Women’s singles – Tai Tzu-ying (Taiwan)
- Men’s doubles – Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
- Women’s doubles – Yuki Fukushima and Sayaka Hirota (Japan)
- Mixed doubles – Jiang Zhenbang and Wei Yaxin (China)