Name: Miguel Angel Rodriguez
Date of Birth: 20th December 1985
World Ranking: 13
World Series Ranking: 25
Birthplace: Bogota, Colombia
Residence: Bogota, Colombia
Coach: David Palmer
Interests: Music, Soccer, Table Tennis, Swimming.
Clubs/Teams: Club El Nogal
Biography: Miguel Angel Rodriguez is known for being the first Colombian ever to make the top 20 in the world rankings.
Known as ‘The Cat’, he has particularly excelled in his home country, winning the Colombian Open on two occasions in 2008 and 2010. He also finished runner up in the competition in 2006 and again six years later in 2012.
In September 2013, Rodriguez became the highest-ranked South American of all time, exceeding Fernando Usandizaga in a year that also saw him emerge victorious at the Bluenose Classic and achieve a bronze medal finish at the World Games in Cali.