Niluka KARUNARATNE
SRI

Niluka
KARUNARATNE

  • 32 (02/13/1985)
  • Galle, Sri Lanka
  • 5.7" (175cm)
  • Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Offensive
  • Right handed
  • English
  • 2000
  • 1993 - Played for my school.
  • 2000

PERFORMANCE OVERVIEW

PROFILE

When and where you began playing this sport, and why this sport?
"Started when I was 8 years old in 1994. My father was a National Player and National Coach too. All my 3 younger brothers play badminton."

Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex, ARMOTEC 900 POWER"

Your training regime?
"6 days a week - 2 sessions a day - 3 times a week physical training, 2 times strength training"

Memorable sporting achievements?
"2001 National Championships, and I won my first international title in 2011 in Puerto Rico on my father's birthday."

Sporting ambitions?
"To play at the London 2012 Olympic Games, and to be top 10 in world ranking."

SINGLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS POINTS
ALL 368 244 124 +120 14,036 19,051
2017 28 18 10 +8 - -

SINGLES RANKING HISTORY

DOUBLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS POINTS
ALL 73 46 27 +19 893 1,647
2017 9 6 3 +3 - -

DOUBLES RANKING HISTORY

Partner: Dinuka KARUNARATNA

MIXED

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS POINTS
ALL 13 7 6 +1 0 2
2017 1 1 0 +1 - -

MIXED RANKING HISTORY

Partner: Renu Chandrika HETTIARACHCHIGE