Sunday, January 23, 2011

Sayali Gokhale

Sayali has been coached by Anil Modak at the PPBA (Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy) feeder centre at Pune, that started in Jul-1999. She won the National badminton championship title in 2009, and is currently ranked 100 in the world, as per the BWF badminton world rankings.

Sayali Gokhale

Fact File:

Sayali was born on: 1-Feb-1987
She is from: Pune
She is currently employed with: Air-India
Her current world ranking is: 100

Notable Achievements:

Sayali Gokhale won the Syria Open International badminton championship.

Sayali Gokhale became the National Badminton champion in the women's singles when she defeated
at Indore.

Later the same year, Sayali Gokhale won the Spanish Open title at Madrid, defeating Lianne Tan of Belgium 21-9, 21-18 in 23 minutes.

Sayali won the Tata Open Badminton tournament defeating Neha Pandit in the finals. (Before this match Sayali prevailed over Trupti Murgunde in the semi-finals in a marathon 70-minute effort)


  1. I have seen her play at Maharashtra premier league let me tell you she is brilliant and i am sure she will reach gr8 height in coming years..

  2. Yes. She is a good player. Am looking forward to watching her play this weekend at Vashi at the MBL.