Indian badminton player who was conferred with the Arjuna Award by the Government of India in 2012. He was the first male player from India to ever reach the quarter-finals of the men's singles at the 2012 London Olympics. He has also won the gold medal in the men's singles at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth. He was the Icon Player for the Indian Badminton League team, Banga Beats in 2013. He The BWF World Tour sanctioned by Badminton World Federation. In 2014, He won the Gold medal in the Commonwealth Games held in Emirates Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.