PV Sindhu, when competed with Nozomi Okuhara of Japan ,had beat her in just 38 minutes in a one-sided final,the player is getting admired by people.
Star performer PV Sindhu has taken a glorious stepping stone on Sunday in Basel as the first Indian to win a World Championships gold medal , had reached her third straight final at the World Championships,it took her only 38 minutes to defeat champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-7, 21-7 in a one-sided final.
Post winning the gold medal she gave mother P Vijaya a memorable BDay gift indeed.
From PM Modi to Saina Nehwal and other sports person, everyone gave their hearty wishes to the champion.
PM Modi Twitter says, “The stupendously talented @Pvsindhu1 makes India proud again! Congratulations to her for winning the Gold at the BWF World Championships. The passion and dedication with which she’s pursued badminton is inspiring. PV Sindhu’s success will inspire generations of players.”
Kiren Rijiju ,Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports,twitted, “@Pvsindhu1 creates #history by becoming 1st Indian ever to win at the World #Badminton C’ships. She beat Japan’s @nozomi_o11 21-7, 21-7 in the women’s singles final, held today. @KirenRijiju congratulates the World Champion for bringing glory to India.”
Lets have a look at the tweets:
Post glorious and much deserved win , Sindhu said the win means a lot to her.
“Last time, I lost in the final. before that, I lost in the final as well. So it was a very important win for me. I am really very happy. I want to thank the crowd. It means a lot. Every match they were there for me,” She said.
“I have won for my country. I am proud about it, being an India.” further she added.
Sindhu won against Okuhara who had beaten her in the 2017 final that lasted 110 minutes.
She completed with fifth medal at the World Championships, World No. 19 Sai Praneeth became only the second Indian men’s singles shuttler after Prakash Padukone in 1983 to win a medal at the world meet.
We are proud of this champion who answered all the critics and slammed them in her way.