PV Sindhu Leaps High, Lands Herself at Word No. 2 Position


Indian badminton player PV SINDHU  defeated Spanish Carolina Marlin in Indian Open Super Series on Sunday. The final which was played in Siri Fort complex New Delhi, Sindhu overpowered her Olympic nemesis, Carolina Marin.

The 21-year-old, ace Indian shuttler fought a challenging battle at the net, before winning 21-19, 21-16 in 47 minutes.

PC: PTI

By winning this match Sindhu will be the World No 2 when rankings will be declared by the BWF (Badminton World Federation) on Thursday, April 6. She is at present at position 5th after winning this match she will be on rank 2.

Carolina Marin is the same player who defeated Sindhu in Rio Olympics and forced Sindhu to settle with the Silver Medal instead of Gold Medal. This win has healed all the wounds of Sindhu. She has shown the world that she is a strong and powerful player and can defeat any player.

Sindhu wins her second Super Series Title. This Indian player has shown courage and a zeal and she entered the final after beating the likes of  Saina Nehwal and Sung Ji-Hyun.

In a post-match conference, Sindhu said: “There were no easy points and there were long rallies.” She thanked all the spectators for the support she received. Sindhu’s Father and Coach Gopichand both were present to cheer her up.

Many great players like Sachin Tendulkar congratulated her quoting his words. ‘A true winner all the way’, 

Virender Sehwag twittedSports Unit all. Sikh, Isai, Muslim, Hindu; Sabko jode PV Sindhu. “

Sachin Tendulkar twitted “Champion moves & a warrior instinct! A true winner all the way. @Pvsindhu1, take a bow. #SindhuvsMarin

 Railway Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhu joined and congratulated Sindhu On victory

The fellow Indian shuttler Jwala Gutta also joined in congratulating Sindhu on her win.

Former Olympic medalist Major Rajayvardhan Rathor also joined in

Results:

Women Singles PV Sindhu bt Carolina Marin:  21-19, 21-16 in favor of PV Sindhu

 

 

6 Comments

  • Ankit (#)
    April 4th, 2017

    Hard work beats talent !!!!!!!! Congratulations PV Sindhu for your victory over Carolina Marin.

    • Shubham Sangwan (#)
      April 5th, 2017

      Yes, she is indeed a great player. Thanks for the comments…Keep Visiting…

  • Akhilesh Kumar Dhuriya (#)
    April 4th, 2017

    Hat’s off to sindhu

    • Shubham Sangwan (#)
      April 5th, 2017

      Yes, she is the finest player of India…Thanks for the comments…Keep visiting…

  • Harvinder Singh (#)
    April 5th, 2017

    Superb Article…headline & the description of the article is so beautiful…n u have done so well to collect all the things…Grrt Job…

    • Shubham Sangwan (#)
      April 5th, 2017

      Thanks a lot for the comments…Keep visiting…