PV Sindhu Wiki: Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is an Indian badminton player. She is the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silver medal at 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, and second Indian badminton players to ever win an Olympic medal after Saina Nehwal.
Under the guidance of Pullela Gopichand, her coach she took the Indian badminton to next level. Pullela Gopichand was her great inspiration and it was due to him Sindhu chooses Badminton as her career. Click below to know more details about PV Sindhu Wiki, Personal Life, Biography, Age, Family, Awards, Images.
Personal Life of P.V Sindhu
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu or PV Sindhu was born on July 5th, 1995. Her parents P. V. Ramana and P. Vijaya who were professional volleyball players. Sindhu’s father P. V. Ramana was honored with Arjuna Award for his excellence in the sport. He was one of the members in the team that won a bronze medal at the 1986 Asian Games in Volleyball.
Sindhu has an elder sister P.V Divya who is also a national level handball player. She quit sports later on and choose her career as a doctor, and married Anurag Kumar who is a software engineer in U.S. P.V Sindhu started her career when she was 8 by the inspiration of All England Open Series winner Pullela Gopichand, who is her coach now.
learned the basics of the Badminton under the guidance of Mehboob Ali at the Indian Railway Institute of Signal Engineering and Telecommunications in Secunderabad. She had to travel 56 km daily to practice her game.
Gopichand added that The most striking feature in P.V.Sindhu’s game is her attitude and the never-say-die spirit. As soon as she joined the Gopichand Academy She showed her excellence by winning several titles such as in Won the 5th Servo All India ranking championship in both Singles and Doubles at the Ambuja Cement All India ranking in under 10 categories.
Sindhu won the singles title at the Sub-juniors in Pondicherry in under 13-year category, She won doubles titles at the Krishna Khaitan All India Tournament, in IOC All India Ranking, in the Sub-Junior Nationals and inthe All India Ranking in Pune. She won Gold in the under-14 category at the 51st National School Games in India.
Biography of P.V Sindhu
Full name Pusarla Venkata Sindhu.
Real Name: PV Sindhu.
Date of Birth: July 5th, 1995.
Age:23( as of 2018).
Birth Place: Hyderabad, India
Zodiac sign: Cancer.
Father Name: P. V. Ramana
MotherName: P. Vijaya
Siblings: P.V Divya.
School: Auxilium High school, Secunderabad.
College: St. Ann’s College for Women, Mehdipatnam
Education Qualification: Pursuing MBA
Coach: Pulella Gopichand.
Hobbies: Dancing and Singing
Highest ranking: 2
International Debut: Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships at Colombo in 2009.
Marital Status: Single.
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Career Achievements of P.V Sindhu
Sindhu got the attention when she broke into the top 20 in the BadmintonWorld Ranking in September at the age of 17.she is the first ever Indian women singles player to win a medal in the Badminton World Championships
- Gold in Indonesia International Challenge in 2011
- A Gold in Malaysia Masters Grand Pix Gold in 2013.
- Gold in Macau Open Grand Pix Gold in 2013.
- A Gold in Macau Open Grand Pix Gold in 2014.
- Gold in Macau Open Grand Pix Gold in 2015.
- A Gold in Malaysia Masters Grand Pix Goldin 2016
- Gold inChina Open Super Series Premier in 2016.
- A Gold in Syed Modi International Grand Pix Goldin 2017.
- Gold in India Open Super Series in 2016.
- A Gold in Korea OpenSuper Series in 2017.
- Silver in Dutch Open Grand Pix in 2011.
- A Silver in Syed Modi International Grand Pix Gold in 2012
- Silver in Syed Modi International Grand Pix Gold in 2014
- A Silver in the Denmark Open Super Series premier in 2015.
- Silver in Hong Kong Open Super Series in 2016
- A Silver in Olympics BWF event in 2016
- Silver inWorld Championships BWF event in 2017
- A Silver in Hong Kong Open Super Series in 2017
- Silver in Super Series Finals in 2017
- A Silver in India Open in 2018
- Silver in Commonwealth Games in 2018
- A Silver in Thailand Opening 2018
- Silver in World Championships BWF event in 2018
- A Silver in Asian Games BWF event in 2018
PV Sindhu age
Pusarla Venkata Sindhu was born on July 5th,1995. she was 23 by the end of 2018. Sindhu was born in Hyderabad and now residing in Hyderabad.
P.V Sindhu information
She got inspired by her coach Gopichand and Started her career at the age of 8 under the guidance of Mehboob Ali at the Indian Railway Institute of Signal Engineering and Telecommunications in Secunderabad.
P.V Sindhu family
She was born to a sports family where her parents were both Volleyball players. Her parents P. V Ramana and P. Vijaya who were professional volleyball players. Sindhu’s father P. V. Ramana was honored with Arjuna Award for his excellence in the sport.
He was one of the members in the team that won a bronze medal at the 1986 Asian Games in Volleyball. Sindhu’s sister P.V Diviya was also a National level Handball player
P.V Sindhu Awards and Honours
- Sindhu received Padma Shri in 2015, the fourth highest civilian award in India.
- She got the FICCI Breakthrough Sportsperson in 2014.
- In the same year 2014, she also received NDTV Indian of the Year.
- she received Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2016.
PV Sindhu Net Worth
₹5 crore and a land grant from the Government of Telangana.
₹3 crore and a Group A cadre job(Deputy Collector of Andhra Pradesh) and 1000 yd2 land grant from the Government of Andhra Pradesh.
₹2 crore from the Government of Delhi.
₹75 lakh from her employer, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, with promotion from assistant to deputy sports manager.
₹50 lakh from the Government of Haryana.
A 50 lakh from the Government of Madhya Pradesh.
₹50 lakh from the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
A 50 lakh from Badminton Association of India.
₹50 lakh from NRI businessman, Mukkattu Sebastian.
₹30 lakh from the Indian Olympic Association.
₹5 lakh from All India Football Federation.
Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar presented a BMW car.
₹1.01 lakh from Salman Khan, for qualifying as an Olympic participant.
P.V Sindhu hobbies
As she spends a lot of time in practicing she gets only a few hours in concentrating on other things. Her Hobbies are Dancing and Modeling. Nowadays she concentrates in modeling also.
P.V Sindhu debut
She was debuted in 2009 in the Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships held in Colombo Srilanka.
P.V Sindhu Height
She is about 1.80 meters or 5 feet 9 inches in height and her weight almost 69kgs.
P.V Sindhu Coach
Sindhu learned the basics of the Badminton under the guidance of Mehboob Ali at the Indian Railway Institute of Signal Engineering and Telecommunications in Secunderabad. She had to travel 56 km daily to practice her game.
Later on, she was Coached by Gopichand who is the winner of All England Open Series in 1995 in his academy she was training hard with strong Determination.
P.V Sindhu Caste
Sindhu was born in Hyderabad and now residing in Hyderabad, Telangana. P.V Sindhu Caste is PedhaKapu-Naidu
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