RIO OLYMPICS 2016: India’s badminton heroine PV Sindhu wins Silver beating World No. 1

SANA MAHMOOD   RIO DE JANEIRO: Indian Badminton heroine 21-year-old Pusarla Venkata Sindhu created history by winning a silver medal at the Rio Olympics on Friday night. Indian women had only won four bronzes before her.  Pusarla Sindhu, lost to World No. 1 Carolina Marin 21-19, 12-21, 15-21. She broke into the top 20 in 2012 and is currently ranked No. 10 in the world. Earlier,  prior to the Rio Olympics Sindhu spoke about transforming  her reve into reality: “The biggest dream I am chasing now is an Olympic medal. I remember watching Saina in London. Then I was ranked World No. 25. I always longed to be there and I am all excited to represent India in Rio.” RIO: Sindhu is the first woman in the Indian history to win an Olympic silver medal.

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