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KD Bhatia (b July 1, 1939) who has been playing badminton for the last 35 years is the coach and captain of Unique Badminton Team of Senior Citizens in Delhi. It was started in Freedom Fighter Enclave, New Delhi on August 6, 2013. Age, use of hearing aids, walking sticks, ailments like high BP and diabetes and surgeries like open heart have not deterred the members from coming together for matches. The youngest player in the team is 64 years and the oldest is 79 and there are around 15 active members.