It’s Olympic qualification year, so taking it step by step: Sindhu

Winning an elusive Olympic gold in Tokyo next year is PV Sindhu’s top priority but reigning world champion’s immediate target is to do well in the coming tournaments as this is the qualifying year for the quadrennial extravaganza. Continue Reading

Feeling has not yet sunk in, says Sindhu on her historic BWF win

The feeling has not yet sunk in, said India’s first badminton world champion P V Sindhu on Tuesday after she was given an exuberant welcome on her return to the country which included a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Continue Reading

Editorial: Pride of India

Bringing immense pride to the country, P V Sindhu on Sunday became the first Indian to win badminton World Championships gold by beating familiar rival Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a lop-sided final in Basel. She won 21-7 21-7 in the summit clash that lasted just 38 minutes. Continue Reading