All eyes are at Shuttler P V Sindhu after she defeated Nozomi Okuhara, her higher ranked Japanese opponent in the semifinals. Now, P V Sindhu will take on the two-time World champion and currently ranked world No.1 , Carolina Marin of Spain to bring pride to her nation.
• A medal is assured for India.
• If she wins in the final, it will be a gold medal else a silver medal.
• She has also now bettered Saina Nehwal’s feat of bronze medal at London 2012 Olympics.
• Born on July 5th 1995, She is a 21 year old Shuttler hailing from Hyderabad, Telengana.
P V Sindhu's score in Rio Olympics 2016 :
Pre-Quarters : Defeated Tai Tzu yang with a score of 21-13, 21-15
Quarter Finals : Defeated Wang Yihan of China (Rank 2) with a score of 22-20, 21-19
Semi-Finals: Defeated Nozomi Okuhara with a score of 21-19, 21-10