P. V. Sindhu - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P._V._Sindhu Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (born 5 July 1995) is an Indian professional badminton player. Having made her international debut in 2009, she rose to a career high ranking of no. 2 in April 2017.Born: 5 July 1995 (age 24), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, ……

Badminton in India - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_in_India Badminton is a popular sport in India. It is the second most played sport in India after cricket. Badminton in India is managed by Badminton Association of India. Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Srikanth Kidambi, and Pusarla Venkata Sindhu are ranked amongst top-10 in current BWF rankings.Governing body: Badminton Association of India…

India at the Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India_at_the_Olympics Wrestler Sushil Kumar became the first Indian with multiple individual Olympic medals (bronze at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and silver at the 2012 Summer Olympics) since Norman Pritchard in 1900. Saina Nehwal won bronze medal in badminton in Women's singles getting …NOC: Indian Olympic Association…

India - National Olympic Committee (NOC)

https://www.olympic.org/india Badminton - Singles Women. V. Sindhu Pusarla of India (Silver), Carolina Marin of Spain (Gold) and Nozomi Okuhara of Japan (Bronze) celebrate during the medal ceremony after the Women's Singles Badminton competition on Day 14 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 4 on August 19, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.…

India at the 2012 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India_at_the_2012_Summer_Olympics Badminton player and world junior champion Saina Nehwal became the first Indian athlete to win an Olympic bronze medal in the women's singles. Boxer Mary Kom , on the other hand, lost to Great Britain's Nicola Adams in the semi-final match, but settled …Flag bearer: Sushil Kumar (opening), Mary Kom (closing)…

Indian Olympic Association

https://www.olympic.ind.in/ The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) along with its member units bring together millions from around. FIS announce the NOC of India, Indian Olympic Association, as the governing body for ski and snowboard in India, at its Annual Congress in Greece.…

KreedOn - Voice Of Indian Sports

https://www.kreedon.com/ We are a voice of Indian Sports. With us, you can keep yourself updated with exciting stories of Indian sports. Let’s come together and celebrate our sports heroes because the love of fans is the biggest motivation an athlete could have.…

Badminton at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Qualification ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Badminton_at_the_2020_Summer_Olympics_%E2%80%93_Qualification There are 172 quota places available for qualification for badminton at the 2020 Summer Olympics.The Olympic qualification period takes place between April 29, 2019 and April 26, 2020, and the Badminton World Federation rankings list, scheduled to publish on April 30, 2020, will be used to allocate spots. Nations can enter a maximum of two players each in the men's and women's singles, if both ...…

Badminton - Summer Olympic Sport

https://www.olympic.org/badminton Olympic history. Badminton made its debut as a demonstration sport at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. It was not until the 1992 Games in Barcelona that it was officially included on the Olympic programme, with men’s and women’s singles and doubles events.…

Get to know Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal - Olympic News

https://www.olympic.org/news/get-to-know-indian-badminton-star-saina-nehwal Olympic News Get to know Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal. facebook Share; twitter Share; Saina Nehwal may be the first Indian badminton player to win an Olympic medal, the first female Indian shuttler to reach world No.1 and the first Indian woman to win three Commonwealth Games gold medals in badminton, but how did she discover her sport? What links her to tennis’ Serena Williams?…

What PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal need to do to qualify for ...

https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/stories/features/detail/india-badminton-pv-sindhu-qualifying-tokyo-olympics/ India last won an Olympic gold medal in 2008. Badminton star P.V. Sindhu, the Rio 2016 silver medallist, is one of the favourites to end the barren streak. ... As far as probabilities of Indian shuttlers qualifying for the 2020 Olympics go, India’s no.1 badminton player PV Sindhu remains at the top.…

P. V. Sindhu Biography - Facts, Childhood, Family Life ...

https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/p-v-sindhu-32562.php P. V. Sindhu is an Indian professional badminton player who earned widespread fame after winning a silver medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics. With this win, she became the first and youngest Indian woman to win a silver medal at the Olympics. She also became the second Indian badminton player to win an Olympic medal after Saina Nehwal.…

KreedOn - Voice Of Indian Sports

https://www.kreedon.com/ We are a voice of Indian Sports. With us, you can keep yourself updated with exciting stories of Indian sports. Let’s come together and celebrate our sports heroes because the love of fans is the biggest motivation an athlete could have. Read More…

Indian Olympic Association

https://www.olympic.ind.in/ The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) along with its member units bring together millions from around. FIS announce the NOC of India, Indian Olympic Association, as the governing body for ski and snowboard in India, at its Annual Congress in Greece.…

India at the 2012 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India_at_the_2012_Summer_Olympics India competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, from 27 July to 12 August 2012.The Indian Olympic Association sent the nation's largest delegation to the Games in Olympic history. A total of 83 athletes, 60 men and 23 women, competed in 13 sports. Men's field hockey was the only team-based sport in which India had its representation in these Olympic games.Flag bearer: Sushil Kumar (opening), Mary Kom (closing)…

India at the Olympics - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India_at_the_Olympics Wrestler Sushil Kumar became the first Indian with multiple individual Olympic medals (bronze at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and silver at the 2012 Summer Olympics) since Norman Pritchard in 1900. Saina Nehwal won bronze medal in badminton in Women's singles getting the country's first Olympic medal inNOC: Indian Olympic Association…

Pullela Gopichand: Living the Olympic dream - Olympic Channel

https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/stories/features/detail/india-olympics-gopichand-badmintonacademy-nehwal/ Gopichand was a promising badminton player in his day, winning two medals at the Commonwealth Games in 1998. Three years later, he further augmented his career by becoming the first Indian shuttler since Prakash Padukone to win the All England Open Badminton Championships. An Olympic medal as a player though always evaded Gopichand.…