Sindhu settles with Silver

The most anticipated women’s singles badminton final match between PV Sindhu (India) and Carolina Marin (Spain) ended with a fabulous win to the Spanish player Marin. With this the Indian dreams of the very first Gold Medal in badminton shattered.

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Sindhu fought hard and played really well against the left-handed world No.1 Marin giving tough competition to her in all the sets but ended with the score line of 1-2 (21-19, 12-21, 15-21 ).

Nevertheless, this was the first time an Indian shuttler reached an Olympics final and reaching this feat is in itself a great achievement. Sindhu turned the Bronze medal won by Saina Nehwal in previous Olympics to Silver.

India’s medal tally in this year’s Olympics is now 2 with 1 Silver and 1 Bronze Medal won by PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik(Wrestling) respectively.

Girl Power!

WhatteAchievement!

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