Ahillya Harjani

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Ahillya Harjani (born 6 March 1997 in Mumbai, Maharashtra) is an Indian National Level badminton player, currently ranked No.1 in mixed doubles under 19[1]. She has represented India at the Dutch open, German open and BWF Junior World Championships. In 2013, she was inducted in to the Pulella Gopichand Academy, Hyderabad. Until then she was a district and state level player. Triumphant at the State mixed Doubles, she got the opportunity to represent her state at the 37th Junior Nationals in Chandigarh November 2013 where she won a Bronze Medal in the Mixed Doubles[2]. She started playing at an All India level in the year 2014, winning a silver medal at All India Ranking Tournaments in the Mixed Doubles. Being the most consistent player, she ended the year as India No. 1 in the Mixed Doubles. In the Year 2015, she won Gold Medals in all the All India Ranking Tournaments in the Mixed Doubles . She also won a Gold Medal at the 40th Junior Nationals in Jaipur, India in the Mixed Doubles. Harjani ended the year 2015 as the No.1 ranked in Mixed Doubles in India[3].