Place of Birth: Yasotorn, Thailand
Current Residence: Bangkok, Thailand
Language(s): Thai, English
International Debut: Vietnam Challenge 2009
Professional Since: 2007
National Team Member: 2009
Q & A
Any previous Olympics Games competed in and results?
"2012 in LONDON Quarterfinal"
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"I started playing badminton when I was six years old at Banthongyord Badminton School in Thailand. I play badminton because my parents were working at the Thai sweet factory of the owner of Banthongyord Badminton School, Miss Kamala Thongkorn, whose son was in Thai National Team."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex voltric 70"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"World Championship 2013."
Sporting awards / Honours (so far)?
"best women amerture athlete 2011 and 2013"
"To win an Olympic gold medal and to be number one in the world."
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