Aparna Popat Birthday, Age, Family & Biography

Aparna Popat

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BIRTHDAY 18 January, 1978
BIRTH PLACE Mumbai , Maharashtra
COUNTRY India
AGE 39 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Capricorn
Last Updated on : February 4, 2017
Other Name: Aparna Lalji Popat
More Professions : Badminton Coach

Birthday Countdown & Age

39 years, 5 months, 6 days old age Aparna Popat will turn 40 on 18 January, 2018. Only 6 months, 24 days, 20 hours, 8 minutes has left for her next birthday.


About   Edit

Aparna Popat was born on 18th January, 1978 in Mumbai, Maharashtra in India. She is a famous former Indian badminton Player.

Career

Aparna held the National Championship of India for nine times. She won all the Senior Level National Championships from 1997-2006 which made a record.
 
Popat had interest in the sport right from the tender age of eight. Her parents approached National Champion himself, Mr. Anil Pradhan for her coaching. Later on, in 1994 she joined the best in India “Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy” to expand and sharpen her capabilities. Further to train at national level she shifted in 2002 to the Sports Authority of India.
 
Aparna made a mark and was on the world map for badminton. She reached her career high world ranking of 16. In 2006 she retired from the game and remained undefeated National Champion. After that she worked in Indian Oil Corporation. When Indian Badminton League was launched, she was chosen to coach the team Mumbai Masters in its first edition.
 
Her achievements were recognized and in 2005 she was conferred with highly prestigious Arjuna Award.

Awards Receipt

AWARD NAME AWARD CATEGORY RECEIPT YEAR RECEIPT FIELD
Arjuna Award National Sports Award 2005 Badminton

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