Congratulating the new world champion PV Sindhu for winning gold at the BWF World Championship 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, tweeted his pride in her achievement. He said that PV Sindhu made India proud by creating history. He said that her success will inspire generations of players. PV Sindhu is the first Indian to win a gold at the World Championship.
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.
Home Minister Amit Shah congratulated the new World champion after she defeated her Japanese counterpart Nozomi Okuhara. He expressed his pride in her achievement. Defense Minister Rajnath Singh too wished Sindhu. He expressed his pride in her extraordinary achievement.
Kudos to @Pvsindhu1 for clinching India’s first-ever gold medal at the BWF World Championships after defeating her Japanese counterpart Nozomi Okuhara.— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) August 25, 2019
You have made the entire nation proud with your incredible achievement.#BWFWorldChampionships
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
P V Sindhu on Sunday became the first Indian to win badminton World Championships gold by beating familiar rival Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in a lop-sided final. The Indian badminton star won 21-7 21-7 in the summit clash that lasted just 38 minutes. This PV Sindhu's fifth World Championships medal. She shares the record of most medals for a woman singles player with former Olympics and world champion Zhang Ning of China. PV Sindhu has been trying to win a gold for a significant time.
Two years after being robbed of the gold by Okuhara in an epic 110-minute final at Glasgow that went down as one of the greatest battles in badminton history. Sindhu finally exorcised the ghost of that heart-wrenching loss with a completely dominating win over the same opponent. Prior to her World Championships medal 2019, she has won two successive silvers and a couple of bronze medals. Sindhu has also won Olympic silver in 2016 Rio Games, silver at Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, an Asian Games silver at Jakarta and the BWF World Tour Finals last year.