Rajeev BAGGA

Photo - BAGGA Rajeev

Flag - GBR Great Britain

Deaflympic / World Championships Medals:

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First Deaflympic Games: Christchurch 1989

Born: 1967

Gender: m

A resident of the city of Mumbay, state of Maharashtra. While his nation of India is a world power in badminton, he is the only deaf to win the national titles in singles among the non-deaf twice. Over 59 times he represented the national team in various prestigious tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) - the Commonwealth Games, Thomas Cup, Malaysian Open, Swiss Open and Asian Badminton Championships. The only deaf player to be listed on the annual BWF rankings. Employed as a sports instructor at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd.
2007 Sportsman of the Year Award Winner and 4-time Sportsman of the Year Finalist (1996, 1997, 2000, and 2003).
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Deaflympics / World ChampionshipsSportEventResult
Christchurch 1989 *BadmintonDoublesGold
Christchurch 1989 *BadmintonSinglesGold
Sofia 1993 *BadmintonDoublesGold
Sofia 1993 *BadmintonMixed Doubles
Sofia 1993 *BadmintonSinglesGold
Sofia 1993 *BadmintonTeam (Mixed)Gold
Copenhagen 1997 *BadmintonDoublesGold
Copenhagen 1997 *BadmintonSinglesGold
Copenhagen 1997 *BadmintonTeam (Mixed)Gold
Rome 2001 *BadmintonDoublesGold
Rome 2001 *BadmintonMixed Doubles
Rome 2001 *BadmintonSinglesGold
Rome 2001 *BadmintonTeam (Mixed)7th
Sofia 2003BadmintonSinglesGold
Melbourne 2005 *BadmintonDoublesGold
Melbourne 2005 *BadmintonMixed Doubles
Melbourne 2005 *BadmintonSinglesGold
Melbourne 2005 *BadmintonTeam (Mixed)Bronze
Taipei 2009 *BadmintonDoubles (Men)4th
Taipei 2009 *BadmintonSingles (Men)Silver
Taipei 2009 *BadmintonTeam (Mixed)
Sofia 2013 *BadmintonDoubles (Men)
* Deaflympics