PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu is an Indian professional badminton player. She became the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silver medal, and one of the two Indian badminton players to ever win an Olympic medal – other being Saina Nehwal

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Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose in first round

12 Jan 2021

Thailand Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth lose in first round

World champion PV Sindhu suffered a shock defeat to Mia Blichfeldt in the opening round of Thailand Open Super 1000 event on Tuesday.

Badminton: All you need to know about the Thailand Open

08 Jan 2021

Badminton: All you need to know about the Thailand Open

Badminton is finally set to resume after facing a stoppage owing to the coronavirus pandemic that has plagued the world since 2020.

Kohli most tweeted about Indian male athlete, overtakes Dhoni, Rohit

15 Dec 2020

Kohli most tweeted about Indian male athlete, overtakes Dhoni, Rohit

The captain of Indian cricket team, Virat Kohli, has emerged as the most talked about Indian male athlete on social media platform, Twitter, in 2020.

'I retire', PV Sindhu's cryptic post creates a buzz

02 Nov 2020

'I retire', PV Sindhu's cryptic post creates a buzz

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu, on Monday, gave a mini-jolt to her fans after sharing a cryptic message on social media.

PV Sindhu quashes reports of 'rift' after leaving national camp

20 Oct 2020

PV Sindhu quashes reports of 'rift' after leaving national camp

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu recently left the national camp for Olympic-bound players, and came to London.

Carolina Marin offers medals to healthcare workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

07 Jul 2020

Carolina Marin offers medals to healthcare workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Spanish badminton player Carolina Marin has offered all her medals to healthcare workers, who have been at the foreground in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic.

Happy Birthday PV Sindhu: A look at her monumental feats

05 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday PV Sindhu: A look at her monumental feats

Indian shuttler Pusarla Venkata Sindhu turned 25 on Sunday.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

27 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Sachin Tendulkar, others come forward to donate money

Cricket great Sachin Tendulkar joined the list of Indian athletes to come forward and donate money in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Indian shuttlers push BWF to freeze rankings

25 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Indian shuttlers push BWF to freeze rankings

The Indian badminton contingent has urged Badminton World Federation to halt the rankings amid the coronavirus pandemic.

#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

31 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Reliving the achievements of Indian sports

In 2019, the sporting world witnessed numerous top moments, with athletes soaring high as they scripted several achievements.

2019 Forbes Celebrity 100: Virat Kohli beats them all

19 Dec 2019

2019 Forbes Celebrity 100: Virat Kohli beats them all

Leaving behind Bollywood biggies, Team India captain Virat Kohli occupied the top position on the 2019 Forbes Celebrity 100 list, that was released today.

PBL Season 5: Analyzing the top buys of each franchise

27 Nov 2019

PBL Season 5: Analyzing the top buys of each franchise

The fifth edition of the Premier Badminton League (PBL) is around the corner and the auction for the same took place on Tuesday.

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy sail through

13 Nov 2019

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy sail through

India's star female shuttler PV Sindhu sailed into the second round of the Hong Kong Open.

China Open: Saina Nehwal's struggles continue after early exit

06 Nov 2019

China Open: Saina Nehwal's struggles continue after early exit

India's women's singles badminton ace Saina Nehwal has been having a difficult time on the court of late.

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

18 Oct 2019

Here are some interesting facts about PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu is one of the top shuttlers, across the globe.

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu beaten by 17-year-old sensation

17 Oct 2019

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu beaten by 17-year-old sensation

17-year-old AN Se Young stunned world champion PV Sindhu in the ongoing Denmark Open Super 750 tournament.

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu advances, Sai Praneeth beats Lin Dan

15 Oct 2019

Denmark Open: PV Sindhu advances, Sai Praneeth beats Lin Dan

Indian women's singles ace badminton player PV Sindhu has advanced to the next round of the ongoing USD 775,000 Denmark Open on Tuesday.

Will pick and choose tournaments to remain fit: PV Sindhu

10 Oct 2019

Will pick and choose tournaments to remain fit: PV Sindhu

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu on Thursday said she will pick and choose tournaments to stay fit ahead of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.

A beginner's guide to watching badminton: Details here

04 Oct 2019

A beginner's guide to watching badminton: Details here

Badminton is one of the most intriguing sports in the world.

Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

25 Sep 2019

Korea Open: Saina retires, losses for Sindhu and Praneeth

The Indian badminton contingent had a poor day in office in the ongoing Korea Open Super 500 tournament.

PV Sindhu's coach Kim Ji Hyun quits: Details here

24 Sep 2019

PV Sindhu's coach Kim Ji Hyun quits: Details here

In what comes as a setback for Indian badminton star PV Sindhu, her long-time coach Kim Ji Hyun of South Korea has resigned, citing personal reasons.

Records held by Saina Nehwal in badminton

22 Sep 2019

Records held by Saina Nehwal in badminton

Saina Nehwal has been an inspiration for budding badminton players in India for a while now.

China Open: PV Sindhu exits, victory for Sai Praneeth

19 Sep 2019

China Open: PV Sindhu exits, victory for Sai Praneeth

It didn't go as planned for PV Sindhu in the ongoing China Open.

China Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth earn crucial wins

18 Sep 2019

China Open: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth earn crucial wins

BWF World Championships winner PV Sindhu showed her class in the ongoing China Open 2019.

Here are the records held by PV Sindhu

15 Sep 2019

Here are the records held by PV Sindhu

Indian badminton player PV Sindhu has been the newest sensation in the sport.

Boxer Mary Kom recommended for Padma Vibhushan: Details here

12 Sep 2019

Boxer Mary Kom recommended for Padma Vibhushan: Details here

India's ace boxer MC Mary Kom became the first woman athlete to be recommended for the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award.

Is Deepika being considered to play PV Sindhu in biopic?

03 Sep 2019

Is Deepika being considered to play PV Sindhu in biopic?

Deepika Padukone, who will soon be seen in Chhapaak (based on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal), might have another biopic in her kitty.

BWF World Championships 2019: Here're the records broken by Sindhu

26 Aug 2019

BWF World Championships 2019: Here're the records broken by Sindhu

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu on Sunday became the first Indian to claim a gold in the BWF Badminton World Championships.

PV Sindhu wins historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

25 Aug 2019

PV Sindhu wins historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

Indian women's singles star shuttler PV Sindhu won the final of the BWF World Championships for the first time in her career.

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu reaches third straight finale

24 Aug 2019

BWF World Championships: PV Sindhu reaches third straight finale

Indian women's singles star shuttler PV Sindhu entered the final of the BWF World Championships for the third successive year.

PV Sindhu eyes historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

18 Aug 2019

PV Sindhu eyes historic gold medal at BWF World Championships

2019 hasn't gone well for PV Sindhu, who is yet to win a title this year.

Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

09 Aug 2019

Independence Day 2019: A look at India's greatest sporting moments

India had always been a sports-crazy nation even before independence. However, their pinnacle came following their independence in 1947.

Japan Open: PV Sindhu once again beaten by Akane Yamaguchi

26 Jul 2019

Japan Open: PV Sindhu once again beaten by Akane Yamaguchi

India's women's singles badminton ace PV Sindhu's title-less run in 2019 continued.

Shuttler PV Sindhu sets her sight on Japan Open

22 Jul 2019

Shuttler PV Sindhu sets her sight on Japan Open

It was a heart-breaking loss for India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu in the final of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

PV Sindhu settles for silver in Indonesia Open

21 Jul 2019

PV Sindhu settles for silver in Indonesia Open

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu had to settle for a silver at the 2019 Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

PV Sindhu overcomes Chen Yufei in semis of Indonesia Open

20 Jul 2019

PV Sindhu overcomes Chen Yufei in semis of Indonesia Open

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu stormed into the final of the 2019 Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Saturday.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu goes out despite spirited display

06 Mar 2019

All England Championships: PV Sindhu goes out despite spirited display

India's badminton ace PV Sindhu bowed out of the All England Championships after putting up a spirited display against Sung Ji Hyun at Arena Birmingham on Wednesday.

Badminton Nationals: Saina defeats Sindhu to clinch second successive title

16 Feb 2019

Badminton Nationals: Saina defeats Sindhu to clinch second successive title

Indian women's singles ace Saina Nehwal beat heavyweight PV Sindhu to clinch the 83rd Yonex Sunrise Senior Badminton Nationals.

PV Sindhu signs lucrative four-year deal with Chinese sports brand

08 Feb 2019

PV Sindhu signs lucrative four-year deal with Chinese sports brand

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu has bagged a lucrative deal with Chinese sports brand Li Ning.

Moments when a billion Indians feel the most patriotic

26 Jan 2019

Moments when a billion Indians feel the most patriotic

Every year, I cry when I see the Republic Day parade and I know I am not the only one. The fact that everyone in my office is playing patriotic songs is a testament to that.