Rio Olympics: After India’s disappointing start in Rio Olympics there’s finally some good news. P.V.Sindhu reaches Final in Women’s Badminton Singles, A moment of pride for all Indians. By entering the final P.V.Sindhu has assured the second medal for India. Sindhu beat Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara 21-19, 21-10 to reach the final Carolina Marin of Spain. After Saina Nehwal, Sindhu is now the face of Indian Badminton.
Here are 9 fast facts about P.V.Sindhu(Pusarla Venkata Sindhu), the Rio Olympics Badminton Singles Finalist that will blow your mind right away!
1.The First Indian Woman Badminton Player To Reach The Final
On 19th august, Sindhu will be the first Indian woman badminton player to reach the Olympic final as she will face Carolina Marin of Spain.
2. Practice Seasons
Sindhu traveled 27 kilometers every day to start her training at 4 am in the morning, continuously for the last three years.