PV Sindhu recommended for Padma Bhushan by Sports Ministry

Share

She won the Syed Modi International in Lucknow, followed by the India Open Super Series in Delhi in April, after which she jumped to a career-high ranking of World No. 2. She had also won the China Super Series Premier a year ago and clinched the India Super Series and Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold this season.

"(I am) Very happy that my name has been recommended for Padma Bhushan.

As per the latest reports, Sports Ministry of India Recommends Olympic Medalist PV Sindhu For Padma Bhushan Award on Monday.

Mbalula invites Stephen Curry to Luthuli House following Trump drama
Even LeBron James shared his opinion on the issue and recalled what happened in Charlottesville last month. Cuban has been a relentless Trump critic , often targeting the president on a uniquely personal level.

"Yes, we have recommended Sindhu for Padma Bhushan", a Sports Ministry official was quoted as saying by PTI.

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is an Indian professional badminton player, She is one of the two Indian badminton players to ever win an Olympic medal - other being Saina Nehwal. "I would like to thank the govt and the sports ministry", said the Indian shuttler.

Sindhu now joins former India cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the second sportsperson to be nominated for the country's third highest civilian honour this year.

Seattle Seahawks defense: One of best National Football League defenses in history?
After totaling just 70 rushing yards on their first 24 carries, the Titans piled up 125 rushing yards on their final 11 carries. The Seahawks punted on their first six possessions before mounting an impressive touchdown drive heading into halftime.

Sindhu clinched the Indian Open title earlier this year and although she was defeated in the Glasgow World Championships final last month, the 22-year old became first Indian shuttler to lift Korea Open Super Series title after defeating Japan's Nozumi Okuhara in the summit clash.

The year just keeps getting better for young Indian shuttler PV Sindhu.

Iran 'successfully' launches ballistic missile
After Friday prayers, Iranians across the country protested against Trump's United Nations speech and chanted "Death to America". Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during a press conference in the capital Tehran , on February 27, 2016.

Share