Participants

Dinuka KARUNARATNA

Dinuka KARUNARATNA
    Badminton
Birth Date:  06 Oct 1987
Place of Birth:  GALLE
Country of birth:  SRI
Age:  30
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  171
Weight (Kg):  69

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BDM Badminton Men's Singles 5
Mixed Team Event 9

Dinuka KARUNARATNA - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 9:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group A
India
5
Sri Lanka
0
Finished
Thu, 5 Apr 19:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group A
Scotland
4
Sri Lanka
1
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 14:01
Mixed Team Event Group Play Stage - Group A
Pakistan
1
Sri Lanka
4
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 17:40
Men's Singles Round of 64
Kervin GHISLAIN
0
Dinuka KARUNARATNA
2
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 17:05
Men's Singles Round of 32
Dinuka KARUNARATNA
2
Ciaran CHAMBERS
0
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 18:50
Men's Singles Round of 16
Dinuka KARUNARATNA
2
Georges Julien PAUL
0
Finished
Fri, 13 Apr 20:10
Men's Singles Quarterfinal
Dinuka KARUNARATNA
0
H. S. PRANNOY
2
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Event Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's Singles R16
2014 Glasgow, SCO Mixed Team QF
2010 Delhi, IND Men's Singles R16
2010 Delhi, IND Men's Doubles R32
2010 Delhi, IND Mixed Team Group
2006 Melbourne, AUS Men's Singles R16
2006 Melbourne, AUS Mixed Team QF

World Championships
Year Location Event Rank
2014 Copenhagen, DEN Men's Singles R32

Sudirman Cup
Year Location Event Rank
2017 Gold Coast, AUS Mixed Team 21
2013 Kuala Lumpur, MAS Mixed Team 27
2011 Qingdao, CHN Mixed Team 29
2009 Guangzhou, CHN Mixed Team 31
2007 Glasgow, SCO Mixed Team 36
2005 Beijing, CHN Mixed Team 39

Coach

PERSONAL: Louie KARUNARATNE (SRI) (dailynews.lok, 1 Feb 2017)


Sporting relatives: His father, Louie, represented and coached Sri Lanka. His brothers, Dinuka and Niluka, play badminton professionally. His youngest brother, Chamika, competes in athletics, badminton and cricket at a national level. (sundaytimes.lk, 22 Jan 2012)
Other sports: "I was Royal College's number one javelin thrower." (dailynews.lk, 1 Feb 2011)
Additional information

ALL IN THE FAMILY
Became national champion in 2011, when his brother Niluka was banned from competing for three months for acting in an undisciplined manner during Commonwealth Games trials. "My 'Aiya' told me that I have to play and keep the title in our family." (dailynews.lk, 1 Feb 2011)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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