One of the brightest prospect for indian badminton. A shuttler with enormous talent,strenght and stamina.Definitely the rising star capable of big upsets at her own will.yes im talking about PV SINDU,The shuttler from hyderabad born on the 5th of july 1995 to play the beautiful game of badminton. Just at the age of 18 Sindhu has reached many milestones in her short career making the country proud.
Training Under ‘GOPICHAND BADMINTON ACADEMY’ in hyderebad has helped her transform into a match winner.Sindhu broke into the top 20 in the badminton world federation rankings in september 2012.On 10th august 2013 Sindhu became the first ever indian woman to win a medal in world championships in a singles event.sindhu earned a bronze medal for herself;she went past two chinese shuttlers in the prequarters and quartes finals respectively.ultimately she lost to another young shuttler from thailand RATCHANOK INTHANON in the semi final clash.Though india’s first medal came in the form of ‘PRAKASH PADUKONE’ way back in 1983 winning the bronze medal.
Sindhu currently playing in the Indian Badminton League for the Awadhe warriors,lost to her much more experienced campaigner the stalwart of Indian Badminton SAINA NEHWAL. Though sindhu gave a fight in the first half, she was treated like a kid in the second losing 21-19, 21-8. Nevertheless she’s definitely a rising star a sportswoman to watch out for in the coming championships.