Chris Langridge

Chris Langridge

Chris Langridge All England 2016

In Profile |

Chris plays with Marcus Ellis in the men's doubles and wrote his name into the history books when he won bronze at the Rio Olympic Games alongside Marcus. He has also won medals at the Commonwealth Games and has back-to-back English National tit

Birthplace | Epsom, Surrey

DoB | 2 May 1985

Event | Men's Doubles

Current National Ranking | 1

Current World Ranking | 15

World's Best Ranking | 15

Langridge Ellis 280 Rio

Right/left-handed | Right

Height | 5ft 11in (180cm)

Major achievements |
2016 Rio Olympic bronze medallist
2016 YONEX All England quarter-finalist
2015 World Championship quarter-finalist
2015 and 2016 English National champion
2014 Commonwealth double silver and bronze medallist
2013 London Grand Prix finalist in Mixed Doubles, 2013 Bitburger Open finalist in Men's Doubles
2013 English National champion in Men's and Mixed Doubles,

Best performance of career | Winning a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Things you didn't know | I played tennis for the South East region, and was a 100m and 200m sprinter

I have a ridiculous amount of nicknames.

If I wasn't a badminton player | I would like to test and blog about the latest technology products.

Racket | Chris plays with a YONEX Arcsaber 11

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