Jwala Gutta is a left-handed international badminton player from Hyderabad, India. She is the country's top-level doubles specialist and has won the National Badminton Championships fourteen times till 2013. She has been representing India on the international circuit for more than 15 years and has partnered with Shruti Kurien earlier in her career winning the nationals with her for six straight years. The pair then split and Gutta then paired up with Ashwini Ponnappa before New Delhi Commonwealth Games and found greater international success with her as the pair has consistently been ranked among the top-twenty in the BWF World Ranking reaching as high as no. 10 in 2015.
FullName: Jwala Gutta
Birthplace: Wardha, Maharashtra
Height: 5ft 10in