Journey of PV Sindhu to the elusive Gold

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PV Sindhu Badminton Player Journey – PV Sindhu is a world-class Badminton athlete and everybody knows that but her journey to win a gold has not been easy at all. She had many twists and turns. Eight months into 2019 and World number 3 was still without a gold medal until last week. Sindhu had two semi-final finishes earlier this year at the India Open in March and the Singapore Open in April. Later, she reached the runners up in the Indonesia Open after Akane Yamaguchi.

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PV Sindhu Badminton Player Journey

This win for PV Sindhu is special not just for herself but for the entire nation. She is the first shuttler from India to ever win gold at the BWF Championship. She crushed Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in just 38 minutes into a one-sided final on Sunday. Now, she has completed a set of BWF Accolades by winning two bronze, two silver and now finally a gold. After winning the medal Sindhu told the media that she is proud to be an Indian and this win was a long time coming after her 2 successive final defeats.

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She also thanked the crowd for supporting her in various stadiums all over the world. It was her mother’s birthday on the day of the final so she took the time to wish her mother during the post-match conference. Apart from Sindhu, Sai Praneeth also won a bronze in men’s single category. The last time Sindhu and Okuhara faced each other was in a 2 hour long battle which involved a 72 shot rally.

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On that day, Okuhara barely got past Sindhu, but this time, Sindhu was well prepared and dominated the game from start to finish. Indian celebrities from various professions and walks of life took to Twitter to express their happiness and to congratulate our champion. Aishwarya Rai posted a picture with her while wishing her further success in future, Gautam Gambhir also tweeted “Purpose fuels passion. Congratulations to the newly crowned World Champion #PVSindhu for winning the 🥇 at #BWFWorldChampionships2019. Time and again, you’ve made us Indians proud!”

PV Sindhu Badminton Player Journey

Olympic World Champion Carolina also congratulated Sindhu saying she is gold!

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