Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (PV Sindhu) – India’s badminton heroine in Rio Olympics 2016
P. V. Sindhu Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography
|Real Name:||Pusarla Venkata Sindhu|
|Profession:||Indian Badminton player|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height:||in centimeters- 179 cm
in meters- 1.79 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 10 1⁄2″
|Weight:||in Kilograms- 65 Kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
|International Debut:||2009 Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships in Colombo|
|Achievements: (main ones)||• Sindhu’s performance at Malaysian open 2013 made her win the maiden Grand Prix Gold title.
• Bagged Bronze medals at consecutive World Championship in 2013 & 2014.
• Won a Gold medal at the 2016 Guwahati South Asian Games (Women’s Team)• Sindhu won a Bronze medal at the 2009 Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships held in Colombo.
• The star player bagged Silver in the women’s singles at Iran Fajr International Badminton Challenge in 2010.
• On 7 July 2012, she won the Asia Youth Under-19 Championship.
|Career Turning Point:||Wiining a Gold at the 2011 Douglas Commonwealth Youth Games singles event|
|Highest Ranking:||9 (March 2014)|
|Date of Birth:||5 July 1995|
|Age (as in 2016):||21 Years|
|Birth Place:||Hyderabad, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign:||Cancer|
|College:||St. Ann’s College for Women, Mehdipatnam|
|Educational Qualifications:||Pursuing MBA|
|Family:||Father– P. V. Ramana
Mother– P. Vijaya
Sister– Not Known
|Favourite Actor:||Mahesh Babu & Prabhas (Tollywood), Hrithik Roshan (Bollywood)|
|Favourite Food:||Biryani, Chinese & Italian Cuisines|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
Medal Final, LIVE Streaming
PV Sindhu‘s journey so far in the Olympics 2016 and has been nothing short of legendary. She has defeated players most of whom ranked quite high in the World Badminton rankings. P.V started by beating Hungary’s Laura Sarosi 21-8, 21-9 wrapping up the match in just 27 minutes. This was followed by her match with World no. 20 Michelle Li. This was a cracker of an encounter with the two playing head-to-head and not letting the other one go easy. In fact, Li won the first game putting Sindhu under pressure which the world no.6 Indian shuttler dealt with poretty well. So well that she actually emerged victorious 19-21, 21-15, 21-17.