Articles about 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

PM Modi meets with Indian Olympians back from Tokyo

16 Aug 2021

PM Modi meets with Indian Olympians back from Tokyo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hosted the Olympic-returned Indian athletes for breakfast at his residence, a day after lauding their memorable performance at the Tokyo Games from the ramparts of the Red Fort.

Gopichand sir congratulated me, Saina 'no': PV Sindhu

02 Aug 2021

Gopichand sir congratulated me, Saina 'no': PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu on Monday said she received a congratulatory message from Chief National Badminton Coach Pullela Gopichand but she has not got any such gesture yet from senior shuttler Saina Nehwal following her bronze medal-winning feat at the Olympics.

Film stars praise PV Sindhu, call her India's pride

02 Aug 2021

Film stars praise PV Sindhu, call her India's pride

Indian cine stars Akshay Kumar, Kartik Aaryan, Taapsee Pannu, and Shahid Kapoor among others on Sunday said they were proud of ace shuttler PV Sindhu's historic win at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics 2020.

Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu gives India second medal, wins bronze

01 Aug 2021

Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu gives India second medal, wins bronze

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu clinched the bronze medal in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics after beating China's He Bingjiao (women's singles).

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 8: Complete report

31 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 8: Complete report

It was a disappointing day for India at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

2020 Tokyo Olympics: Tai Tzu-ying beats PV Sindhu in semi-final

31 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics: Tai Tzu-ying beats PV Sindhu in semi-final

Chinese Taipei's ace shuttler Tai Tzu-ying beat India's PV Sindhu in the badminton women's singles semi-final clash on Saturday at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 7: Complete report

30 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 7: Complete report

India had a positive Day 7 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Friday.

Sensational Sindhu enters semifinals at Tokyo Olympics

30 Jul 2021

Sensational Sindhu enters semifinals at Tokyo Olympics

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu kept India's hopes of winning a first-ever Olympic gold in badminton alive as she reached the semifinals of women's singles with a fighting straight-game win over world no. 5 Japanese Akane Yamaguchi on Friday.

Notable records held by Indian players in badminton

29 Jul 2021

Notable records held by Indian players in badminton

Indian badminton player PV Sindhu is set to square off with Akane Yamaguchi in women's singles quarter-final at the Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics: Superb Sindhu enters quarterfinals

29 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Superb Sindhu enters quarterfinals

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu sailed into the women's singles quarterfinals with a straight-game triumph over Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt in the Olympics badminton competition on Thursday.

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 5: Complete report

28 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 5: Complete report

It was a mixed day for India on Day 5 of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Sindhu smashes her way into pre-quarterfinals at Olympics

28 Jul 2021

Sindhu smashes her way into pre-quarterfinals at Olympics

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of women's singles badminton event at the Tokyo Olympics after beating Hong Kong's NY Cheung in a Group J match in Tokyo on Wednesday.

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 2: Complete report

25 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics, Day 2: Complete report

After an action-packed Day 1 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Day 2 saw several top-notch performances many new nations entered the medals chart.

Decoding the notable feats of Indian shuttler PV Sindhu

24 Jul 2021

Decoding the notable feats of Indian shuttler PV Sindhu

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu will face Israel's Ksenia Polikarpova in the Group J clash of Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: A look at India's medal hopefuls

22 Jul 2021

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: A look at India's medal hopefuls

The rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be underway on Friday.

Indian athletes start training ahead of Tokyo Olympics

19 Jul 2021

Indian athletes start training ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Indian athletes hit the ground running as they started their pre-Olympic training a day after landing in Tokyo, hoping to live up to massive expectations in the pandemic-hit Games.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Key details about India's badminton contingent

18 Jul 2021

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Key details about India's badminton contingent

Four Indian shuttlers will be taking part in the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

2020 Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth get easy draws

09 Jul 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth get easy draws

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu and B Sai Praneeth were handed easy group stage outings in the badminton draw unveiled on Thursday for the Tokyo Olympics beginning July 23.

PV Sindhu front-runner to become flag-bearer at Tokyo Olympics

26 Jun 2021

PV Sindhu front-runner to become flag-bearer at Tokyo Olympics

India's star badminton player and Rio Games silver medalist PV Sindhu is a front-runner to become one of the two flag-bearers for the Indian contingent at the Tokyo Olympics.

I'm working to acquire new technique, skills for Olympics: Sindhu

03 Jun 2021

I'm working to acquire new technique, skills for Olympics: Sindhu

India's top badminton star PV Sindhu says that she is working to acquire new skills and techniques to surprise her rivals, who are at the same level with distinct playing styles, at the Tokyo Olympics.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu loses semi-final to Pornpawee Chochuwong

21 Mar 2021

All England Championships: PV Sindhu loses semi-final to Pornpawee Chochuwong

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu was knocked out of the All England Championships on Saturday as she lost the semi-final to Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi, enters semis

20 Mar 2021

All England Championships: PV Sindhu beats Akane Yamaguchi, enters semis

Indian women's badminton ace PV Sindhu entered the semi-finals of the ongoing All England Championships with a 16-21, 21-16, 21-19 win over Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in a thrilling quarter-final contest in Birmingham.

All England Championships: PV Sindhu makes a winning start

18 Mar 2021

All England Championships: PV Sindhu makes a winning start

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu started well at the All England Badminton Championships.

All England Championships 2021: Everything you need to know

24 Feb 2021

All England Championships 2021: Everything you need to know

The All England Championships 2021 is all set to start from March 17 onwards in Birmingham, England.

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.