PV Sindhu becomes the first Indian to win the BWF World Championships
P.V. Sindhu on Sunday became the first Indian to win gold medal in Badminton World Championships by defeating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a lop-sided final in just 38 mins.
#PVSindhu wins the first game in the blink of an eye! The World No 5 takes the first game 21-7 in just 16 minutes! Dream start for the Indian!— Firstpost Sports (@FirstpostSports) August 25, 2019
LIVE: https://t.co/28DOOdjtZF#BWC2019 #TOTALBWFWC2019 pic.twitter.com/dryEz3LVOo
Now, Sindhu has all medals from World Championships – two bronze medals, two silver medals and a gold medal.
2013: Bronze— The Field (@thefield_in) August 25, 2019
Cometh the big tournament, cometh PV Sindhu! What a record she has in the World Championships.
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.@Pvsindhu1 is the first player in history to be a reigning women's singles medalist at the Olympics, #BWFWorldChampionships, Asian Games and Commonwealth Games.#bwfworldchampionship2019 #PVSindhu @BAI_Media @ESPNIndia— Mohit Shah (@mohit_shah17) August 25, 2019
In the year 2017, Sindhu met Okuhara in a World Championships final but the gold was grabbed by Okuhara in an epic 110-minutes.
A gold medal for the country is a gold gift for mother.
The President of India, the Prime Minister of India along with other ministers and common man had congratulated P.V. Sindhu for her great achievement. It is a moment of pride for everyone.
Congratulations @Pvsindhu1 for winning the BWF World Championship. This is a proud moment for the entire country.— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) August 25, 2019
Your magic on the court, hardwork and perseverance enthralls and inspires millions. Best wishes World Champion for all your future battles #PresidentKovind
The stupendously talented @Pvsindhu1 makes India proud again!— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 25, 2019
Congratulations to her for winning the Gold at the BWF World Championships. The passion and dedication with which she’s pursued badminton is inspiring.
PV Sindhu’s success will inspire generations of players.
Hearty congratulations to PV Sindhu for creating history & becoming the first Indian to clinch Badminton World Championships gold by defeating Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara #BWFWorldChampionships 2019 finals. The entire nation is proud of your stupendous achievement @Pvsindhu1#PVSindhu pic.twitter.com/SaLOV790oh— VicePresidentOfIndia (@VPSecretariat) August 25, 2019
Historical achievement by an exceptional player!— Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) August 25, 2019
Congratulations to PV Sindhu for winning the first-ever gold medal for India in BWF World Badminton Championships.
Her historic win will inspire many young girls to actively participate in sports. @Pvsindhu1
Congrats @PVSindhu1 for becoming World Badminton Champion !!! Proud moment for all the sports lovers and whole nation. This victory will be inspiration for generations mainly for women. #PVSindhu #BWFWorldChampionships2019 pic.twitter.com/TBcKCDnxRF— Dr. Vishwajeet Kadam (@vishwajeetkadam) August 25, 2019
What a joy seeing you dominate the game @Pvsindhu1.— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) August 25, 2019
The thrill of this incredible victory by you at the #BWFWorldChampionships is momentous. You deserve our finest applause. So very proud moment for India!#PVSindhu #WorldChampionships2019 pic.twitter.com/slUXmQjL5t