Chirag Shetty Biography, Net worth 2022, Salary/income, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family details ( like Parents, Wife/Girlfriend, children), and more

Chirag Shetty is a Badminton player, he is a very famous Indian badminton player and he is also very famous on social media. Today we are going to tell you about Chirag Shetty's life like family, net worth, parents, wife, children, education, career, salary, and biography.

All About Chirag Shetty
All About Chirag Shetty

Quick info about Chirag Shetty

First of all, let's check out some important things about Chirag Shetty quickly then we will know about him in detail below in this post.

Quick info about Chirag Shetty
Quick info about Chirag Shetty
Full NameChirag Shetty
Nick NameChirag
Date of birth4 July 1997
Age24 year's as of 2022
BirthplaceMumbai
Educational qualificationsNarsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Wife NameNA
ParentsFather's name-Chandrashekhar Shetty, Mother's name- Sujata Shetty 
ProfessionBadminton Player
Nationality Indian
Height1.86 m
SiblingsSister- Arya Shetty 
Salary/income.NA
Net Worth 2022$5 Million

Chirag Shetty Biography

Chirag Shetty Biography: Chirag is a very popular badminton player, he was born on 4 July 1997 in Mumbai. Chirag's father's name is Chandrashekhar Shetty, he is a hotelier and his mother's name is Sujata Shetty, and she runs an academy at Goregaon Sports Club. Chirag has a sister, her name is Arya Shetty, and she is a professional badminton player.

Chirag Shetty Biography
Chirag Shetty Biography

Chirag Shetty was very fond of badminton since childhood and his parents also used to encourage him a lot. Chirag's parents have supported Chirag a lot in his career. At a very young age, Chirag had made a good command in badminton. 

Chirag became the badminton champion of his school by winning the badminton competition at his school Ryan International. Chirag's career started with Uday Pawar Academy. As he developed into one of those budding badminton talents in India, he moved to Hyderabad to join the Gopichand Academy, one of the finest factories of world-class players. 

There he found his doubles partner, Satavigasairaj Rankireddy, hailing from Andhra Pradesh.

Chirag Shetty Family

Chirag Shetty Family: Chirag's parents are one of those parents who discourage their kids to pursue sports and force them to focus on education, Shetty's parents Chandrashekhar Shetty and Sujatha Shetty were as worried as she was for him to reach the higher level.

Chirag Shetty Family
Chirag Shetty Family

Wherever Chirag's tournament was held in India, Chandrashekhar would follow him. Usually, he watches badminton matches for entertainment but he used to get very worried seeing Chirag on the court. A big part of Chirag's success lies in his father's interest and commitment to him to win every match.

Chirag Shetty's Net worth 2022

Chirag Shetty is a badminton player who is very popular, millions of people search about him, and everyone wants to know about his net worth. 

So today in this post we are telling you that Chirag Shetty's net worth is $5 million in 2022.

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Career Details of Chirag Shetty

Career Details of Chirag Shetty: Chirag started playing badminton at an early age and also became the badminton champion there during his schooling. Chirag's career started with Uday Pawar Academy. 

Career Details of Chirag Shetty
Career Details of Chirag Shetty

He then moved to Hyderabad to take admitted to the Gopichand Academy to improve his game and found Satwiksairaj Rankireddy from Andhra Pradesh as his doubles partner. Chirag and his pair, Satwiksairaj, have been educated under the best doubles player, Mathia Boye.

He started his career by participating in the Sushant Chiplakatti Memorial India Junior International Badminton Championship held in 2013, but could not reach the finals. In 2014, he qualified for the Tata Open India International Challenge in the mixed doubles event with her doubles pair, Kuhu. 

The pair of Chirag and Kuhu lost in the quarterfinal tournament. Chirag won his first international gold medal with MR Arjun in men's doubles at the Swiss Junior Open 2014. After that in 2014, he won his second international Unique Belgium Junior Gold against Scotland.

Both of them became a wonderful couple, they had a very good mutual understanding and in no time they gained popularity. The pair won six Badminton World Federation Series gold medals – "2016 Mauritius International, India International Series, Tata Open India International, Bangladesh International, 2017 Vietnam International, 2019 Brazil International" series and medals.

In the year 2018 and 2019, he won the Hyderabad Open and Thailand Open series and was also the runner-up in the Syed Modi International tournament. With her hard work and dedication, she won a gold medal in the mixed team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. This was his biggest achievement.

Career Details of Chirag Shetty
Career Details of Chirag Shetty

They won 3–1 against Malaysia. Chirag and his partner Satwiksairaj also won a silver medal in the men's doubles event at the Commonwealth Games after losing to England's Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge.

Chirag and his partner Satwiksairaj were both selected for the 2018 BWF Most Improved Player of the Year awards. Chirag along with his partner Satwiksairaj created history for Indian badminton by winning the French Open title in 2019 and the Thailand Open title in 2019, becoming the first Indian doubles pair to win the BWF.

After that in 2019, he made his Premier Badminton League (PBL) by participating in Pune 7 Aces teams. This league gave him a chance to play alongside his idol badminton player great Indonesian midfielder Hendra Setiawan.

In the year 2021, Chirag and Satwik both selected for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics gave their best performance. But unfortunately failed to qualify by getting a knockout.

Achievements

Chirag has got many achievements, about which I am going to tell you:

Achievements
Achievements

Commonwealth Games:

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2018Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre, Gold Coast, AustraliaSatwiksairaj Rankireddy

Marcus Ellis, Chris Langridge

13–21, 16–21 Silver

BWF World Tour (3 titles, 2 runners-up)

Is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation. The BWF World Tour was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018. The BWF World Tours are divided into World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300, and BWF Tour Super 100 levels.

BWF World Tour (3 titles, 2 runners-up)
BWF World Tour (3 titles, 2 runners-up)

YearTournamentLevelPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2018 Hyderabad OpenSuper 100Satwiksairaj Rankireddy Akbar Bintang Cahyono, Moh Reza Pahlevi Isfahani21–16, 21–141st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2018 Syed Modi InternationalSuper 300Satwiksairaj RankireddyFajar Alfian, Muhammad Rian Ardianto11–21, 20–222nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up 
2019Thailand OpenSuper 500Satwiksairaj RankireddyLi Junhui, Liu Yuchen21–19, 18–21, 21–181st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2019French OpenSuper 750Satwiksairaj RankireddyMarcus Fernaldi Gideon, Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo18–21, 16–212nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up 
2022India OpenSuper 500Satwiksairaj RankireddyMohammad Ahsan, Hendra Setiawan21–16, 26–241st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 

BWF International Challenge/Series (6 titles)

YearTournamentPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2016Mauritius InternationalIndia Satwiksairaj RankireddyDhruv Kapila, Saurabh Sharma21–12, 21–161st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016India International Series India Satwiksairaj RankireddyGoh Sze Fei, Nur Izzuddin8–11, 11–5, 7–11, 11–8, 11–51st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2016Tata Open India InternationalIndia Satwiksairaj RankireddyArjun M.R., Ramchandran Shlok10–12, 11–9, 11–7, 11–51st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2016 Bangladesh InternationalIndia Satwiksairaj RankireddyM. Anilkumar Raju, Venkat Gaurav Prasad17–21, 21–7, 21–81st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2017Vietnam InternationalIndia Satwiksairaj RankireddyTrawut Potieng, Nanthakarn Yordphaisong17–21, 21–9, 21–151st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 
2019Brazil InternationalIndia Satwiksairaj RankireddyJelle Maas,  Robin Tabeling21–14, 21–181st place, gold medalist(s) Winner 

Facts about Chirag Shetty

Now let's talk about some interesting facts about Chirag Shetty. Just like any popular personality, He also has some interesting facts, Which I am sharing about him below. 

Facts about Chirag Shetty
Facts about Chirag Shetty
  1. Chirag was born on 4 July 1997.
  2. He started playing badminton at the age of 7 and started practicing badminton at Goregaon Sports Club under the tutelage of Manish Hadkar.
  3. He started his career by participating in the Sushant Chiplakatti Memorial India Junior International Badminton Championship held in 2013.
  4. Chirag Shetty is an Indian badminton player.
  5. Chirag achieved the distinction of winning the Indian men's badminton team for the first time in May 2022 by defeating the Thomas Cup Indonesia.
  6. The Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Uddhav Thackeray congratulated Chirag Shetty on receiving the 2020 Arjuna Award.

FAQs about Chirag Shetty

Let's now discuss some most asked questions about him and their answers below. Here I am sharing all the most frequently asked questions and their answers, If you have some more questions in your mind about him, then let me know below.

FAQs about Chirag Shetty
FAQs about Chirag Shetty

1. Who is Chirag Shetty?

Ans. Chirag Shetty, hailing from the city of Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, is an Indian professional badminton player who plays badminton in men's doubles competitions and mixed team competitions. He started playing badminton at the age of 7.

2. Where was Chirag Shetty born?

Ans. He was born in Mumbai.

3. What is the date of birth of Chirag Shetty?

Ans. Chirag Shetty's date of birth is 4 July 1997.

5. Is Chirag Shetty married?

Ans. Chirag Shetty is not married.

6. Is Chirag Shetty from Karnataka?

Ans. Chirag Shetty hails from Mumbai.

7. Chirag Shetty Wikipedia?

Ans. You can read about Chirag Shetty on Wikipedia here.

Conclusion:

Here I tried to share everything about Chirag Shetty, if you think something is missing in the above post then let me know in the comments below. If I will find things important to include in this post, then I will update the info here.

Published by: Kamakshi Karanwal Updated: Oct 26, 2022, 10:59am

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