(Last Updated on : 02/03/2012)
Rahul Banerjee is the brother of great Indian archer Dola Banerjee. He was born in the Indian city
in the Indian state of West Bengal
. He is the son of Ashok Banerjee and Kalpana Banerjee his father and mother respectively.
Career of Rahul Banerjee
Rahul Banerjee is a young talent from India who started out playing tennis at the age of 13. Dola Banerjee, his sister, is an ace archer. His first international appearance was in Youth World Championship in 2004 and won silver in Team Events, which is the first ever world level medal for Indian Archery. Rahul Banerjee also won many gold medals at the World Cup Archery in the year 2008, 2009 and 2010 and also bagged individual Gold Medal in Asian Grand Prix in the year 2009 and 2010. In the 2010 Commonwealth Games
, he won Gold Medal in Men's Individual recurve event and Bronze in Team event. He won Bronze in 16th Asian Games Guangzhou 2010 in Team Event. He is also honoured by Arjuna Award
in the year 2011.
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