BENGALURU RAPTORS

TEAM BIO

Owner: Matrix Badminton Teamworks Pvt. Ltd.

VenueKanteerava Indoor Stadium, Bengaluru

Bengaluru Raptors is the badminton franchise team representing Bangalore in the third season of the Vodafone Premier Badminton League. The Raptors are owned by Matrix Badminton Teamworks Pvt Ltd. Their best finish in the V-PBL was their Season 3 Runner\’s up position.

SQUAD

KIDAMBI SRIKANTH

Men’s Singles

Nationality: India
World Rank: 6
DOB: 7th February 1993
Auction Fee: ₹ 80 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

TIEN MINH NGUYEN

Nationality: Vietnam
World Rank: 52
DOB: 12th February 1983
Auction Fee: ₹ 6 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

B. SAI PRANEETH

Men’s Singles

Nationality: India
World Rank: 26
DOB: 10th August 1992
Auction Fee: ₹ 42 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

THI TRANG VU

Nationality: Vietnam
World Rank: 55
DOB: 19th May 1992
Auction Fee: ₹ 9 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

HENDRA SETIAWAN

Men’s Doubles

Nationality: Indonesia
World Rank: 13 (MD)
DOB: 25th August 1984
Auction Fee: ₹ 42 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

MOHAMMAD AHSAN

Men’s Doubles

Nationality: Indonesia
World Rank: 13 (MD)
DOB: 7th September 1987
Auction Fee: ₹ 42 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

MARCUS ELLIS

Mixed Doubles

Nationality: England
World Rank: 14 (XD)
DOB: 14th September 1989
Auction Fee: ₹ 20 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

LAUREN SMITH

Mixed Doubles

Nationality: England
World Rank: 14 (XD)
DOB: 26th September 1991
Auction Fee: ₹ 20 Lakhs
Handedness: Right

SANJANA SANTOSH

Mixed Doubles

Nationality: India
World Rank: –
DOB: 2nd March 1997
Auction Fee: ₹ 2 Lakhs
Handedness: N/A

MITHUN MANJUNATH

Men’s Doubles

Nationality: India
World Rank: 95 (MD)
DOB: 28th June 1998
Auction Fee: ₹ 2 Lakhs
Handedness: N/A

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