Niluka KARUNARATNE
SRI

Niluka KARUNARATNE

World Ranking
113 150
MS MD
World Tour Ranking
86
MEN'S SINGLES
Career Wins 308 MS + MD + XD
Age 33 13/02/1985
Plays Right Handed

Stats

Place of Birth: Galle, Sri Lanka

Height: 175.00cm

Current Residence: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Language(s): English

International Debut: 2000

Professional Since: 1993 - Played for my school.

National Team Member: 2000

Q & A

When and where you began playing, 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."

Performance Data

CAREER SINGLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS
ALL 387 251 136 +115 15,198
2018 17 6 11 -5 1,163

CAREER DOUBLES

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS
ALL 81 50 31 +19 1,014
2018 4 1 3 -2 0

CAREER MIXED

PERIOD PLAYED WON LOST BALANCE EARNINGS
ALL 13 7 6 +1 0
2018 0 0 0 0 0