|Date of Birth||7 Feb 1993|
Srikanth Kidambi rose into fame when he defeated Lin Dan in the final of the 2014 China Open Super Series Premier. This also remains as one of the biggest title of his career till date. 2017 was an excellent year for Srikanth where he won 4 superseries titles. This helped him climb to world no. 2 ranking in 2017 and eventually no. 1 in 2018.
LI NING TURBO CHARGING 75
2019 – Present
Currently Srikanth Kidambi is using a Li-Ning Turbo Charging 75 (AYPM412). This comes after the end of his long contract with Yonex. This is a moderately balanced racket with medium flex aimed for all round performance.
YONEX ASTROX 99
Mid 2018 – End 2018
He used this racket till the end of 2018 (also the end of his contract with Yonex)
YONEX VOLTRIC Z FORCE 2
2016 – 2018
The Yonex Voltric Z Force 2 was the favourite racket for many men’s singles players. Srikanth was among one of them. This is one of the best rackets Yonex has ever released.