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PUSARLA V. Sindhu

BWF 73173
Association/Academy
Badminton Association of India

Coach : Pullela Gopichand
Sponsor : Yonex

Ranking
2
BWF
7
BWF

PUSARLA V. Sindhu in Headline

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is delighted to announce that India’s Pusarla V. Sindhu has been nominated as athlete ambassadors for the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) ‘Believe in Sport’ campaign aimed at preventing competition manipulation. Pusarla will be working alongside other athlete ambassadors from around the world to raise awareness on the topic of competition manipulation amongst athletes and entourage.

Performance
Rio Olympics

International, WS

Runner, 2016

Rio, Brazil


World Championships

International, WS

Winner, 2019

Basel, Switzerland


About PUSARLA V. Sindhu

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (born 5 July 1995) is an Indian professional badminton player. Over the course of her career, Pusarla has won medals at multiple tournaments including Olympics and on the BWF circuit including a gold at the2019 World Championships. She is the first Indian to become the Badminton World Champion and the first Indian woman to earn an Olympic silver medal. She rose to a career high World ranking of no. 2 in April 2017.