Srikanth contracted Rs 35 crores from China's company

 J P Singh Follow
Badminton  //  15, January 2019

India's Kidambi Srikanth has contracted Rs 35 crores with China's sports company Li-Ning. This contract is four years old. The world's number eight badminton player Srikanth's contract includes sponsorships and equipment. Former world number one Srikanth is the only player in India to win 6 Super Series titles.


His team Bengaluru Raptors won the Premier Badminton League title on Sunday. He won all his seven bouts in the league. Li-Ning Company Jakarta was the official sponsor of the Indian team in the Asiad.


Saina-Srikanth will take part in Malaysia's first tournament of the season The new season of badminton starts with the Malaysia Masters. Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth will present the Indian challenge in the tournament that begins on Tuesday. Both got the seventh seed preference. The first match for Saina will be from Hong Kong's Juan Juan Deng, while Srikanth will face the challenge of Long Kong's Angus Long.


Saina won bronze in the Gold and Asian Games in the Commonwealth Games last year. They reached the final of the three tournaments. At the same time, Srikanth had not won a single title last year. He had Silver in the Commonwealth Games finals. Sai Praneeth has decided not to play.


Shrikant said that he was very proud to be the face of this company in India. I like their product and hope that now I will be able to name and illuminate the country by achieving my goal with new zealand . Th company is a sponsor of badminton teams of China, Indonesia, Singapore and Australia and was the official sponsor of the Indian team in 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta.

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