Parupalli Kashyap eyes medals at World Championship & Asian Games After CWG Gold

Parupalli Kashyap says he always sets short-term goals and that his Commonwealth Games gold medal has inspired him to achieve more glory.

updated: August 06, 2014 16:43 IST
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India's Parupalli Kashyap celebrates after winning the men's singles event at the Commonwealth Games.


After winning an elusive gold at the just-concluded Commonwealth Games, ace Indian shuttler Parupalli Kashyap is now eyeing a medal at the upcoming World Championship and Asian Games.

Kashyap, who returned home on Tuesday after achieving the historic feat at Glasgow, said his priority is to recover from the gruelling 11-day tournament and become match fit before heading to Denmark. (Also read: Parupalli Kashyap awarded Rs 25 lakh by BAI)

"I always set short term goals. Right now, it is the world championship and the Asian Games for me. I need to be fit for these two events," Kashyap told PTI here in an interview.

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