Nisha Banerjee initially started as a football player but couldnt continue due to injury. She started playing badminton for her physical movements. Eventually she started taking it seriously.
“I found the sport quite fascinating and decided to give it a try. I played well and with time, developed my interest in Badminton. My coach Amit Kar motivated me to dream big.My parents and coaches have always supported me”said Nisha on the sidelines of the 82nd WB Senior State Badminton Championship 2019 organised by West Bengal Badminton Association. Nisha played Senior Bengals in 2018. Her Badminton idol is Anuria Das . Nisha is undergoing training under Bengal shuttler Kaushik Pal . Nisha speaking about her coach said” Kaushik Sir is a great human being and an excellent coach. I feel very lucky to be his student.” Kaushik Pal said “The amount of passion and commitment that I saw in her, I am confident as national player in future , she will cross new boundaries in the sport of Badminton.It is sheer hard work, patience, determination and dedication which will help to achieve her goal.”
Nisha said, wrapping up our interview, “I want to make Bengal and India proud.”