PV Sindhu Birthday: PV Sindhu is the first Indian player to win the World Championship, this is how she started her career

Today, on 05 July, Indian badminton star PV Sindhu is celebrating her 29th birthday. She is one of the leading badminton players of India. Let us tell you that PV Sindhu made her debut in the game in the year 2011. After which she went on to make herself recognized on the basis of her talent. Today she has joined the list of leading sports women of India. She has won medals for India in almost every major competition and brought glory to the country. Let us know about some interesting things related to the life of PV Sindhu on the occasion of her birthday…

Birth and education

PV Sindhu was born on 05 July 1995 in Hyderabad, Telangana. She belongs to a sports loving family. Her father’s name is P.V. Ramanna and mother’s name is P. Vijaya. Both PV Sindhu’s parents have been volleyball players. Her father PV Ramanna has also been awarded the Arjuna Award. Arjuna Award is a major award given for excellence in sports. In such a situation, PV Sindhu got support for sports from both her parents.

PV Sindhu completed her early education from Auxilium High School in Hyderabad. Then she completed her further studies from St. Ann’s College for Women. Due to her interest and dedication towards sports from the very beginning, she gave priority to badminton along with studies.

Beginning of career

Let us tell you that PV Sindhu started playing badminton at a very young age. She started taking this game seriously at the age of just 8 years. To make a career in sports, she started training at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy. She worked on improving her sports abilities under the supervision of Gopichand and soon demonstrated her talent.

Many medals to his name

Although PV Sindhu has won many big competitions. But the 2016 Rio Olympics and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics were the most special for her. She won the silver medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Sindhu won the bronze medal in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Let us tell you that PV Sindhu was the first Indian woman to win two Olympic medals.

Apart from this, PV Sindhu won the gold medal in the World Badminton Championship held in Basel in the year 2019. She was the first player to win the World Badminton Championship. Sindhu won the bronze medal in the year 2013 and 2014 and then won the silver medal in the championship in the year 2017 and 2018. PV Sindhu won a total of 5 medals in the World Badminton Championship.

PV Sindhu has also won two medals in the Asian Games. She won a silver medal in the Asian Games held in Jakarta in 2018 and a bronze medal in the Asian Games held in Incheon in 2014. PV Sindhu has received the highest ranking number in the Badminton World Federation. She also won this ranking in the year 2017.

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