Hyderabad: A beaming Olympic champion PV Sindhu arrived this morning at the Hyderabad airport, where hundreds have gathered to greet her. Top politicians and others jostled to present flowers and shawls and click selfies..
Rio De Janeiro, Aug 20: PV Sindhu is the first Indian Women to win a historic silver medal in Rio Olympics. The 21 year old girl attempt to win gold medal for India ended in heart break when she lost with world number one, Carolina Marin in the women's badminton singles final on Friday.
After making a brilliant fight, she lost 21-19, 12-21, 15-21 in a nerve wracking final, which losted for an hour and 23 minutes at the Riocentre in Rio de Janeiro.Sindhu is the fourth Indian to win a silver medal at the Olympics after shooters Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore (2004, Athens) and Vijay Kumar (2012, London) and wrestler Sushil Kumar (2012, London). She is the youngest Indian to win a medal in the Olympics.
Rio Olympics 2016: The untold tale of P Gopichand, PV Sindhu's self-taught guru - Firstpost firstpost.com
With Gopichand's thirst to do better, India can be sure that he would be working towards a Golden dream at Rio, courtesy PV Sindhu in the semi-finals.
Usain bolt qualified semi final at Rio Olympics
Rio De Janeiro: After the shocking early exit of Saina Nehwal, India's medal hope still goes alive on two time world championship bronze medallist P.V. Sindhu and former China open winner Kidambi Srikanth. Both the players gave clinical performance in their respective singles events and enters the quarter-finals in Olympic Badminton competition.
Sindhu showed a dominant performance to beat Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu-ying in straight games 21-13, 21-15. While Srikanth defeated Jan Jorgensen of Denmark, 21-19, 21-19.
The win gives Phelps an unprecedented 13th individual Olympic victory (which is to say, not counting his relay wins), one more than Leonidas’ 12 individual victories. The ancient Greek runner won three different events in four consecutive Olympics, stretching from 164 B.C. to 152 B.C.
Rio 2016 Olympics, Day 6: Shuttlers start off campaign with a bang; archers crash out of mega event.. india.com
Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth all got off to winning starts on Day 6 of Rio Olympics 2016. Last Updated: Friday, August 12, 2016 - 08:54. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter. Comment. Rio 2016 Olympics, Day 6:..
Rio Olympics 2016: Deepika Kumari and Manoj Kumar lift India's spirit; Jitu Rai disappoints dnaindia.com
In a campaign which is yet to fetch a medal for the country, Jitu's ouster from his pet event of 50m air pistol at the qualifying stage itself came as a massive disappointment...
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