PV Sindhu Wikipedia

PUSARLAVENKATA SINDHU we usually call her as P.V Sindhu, born on 5th July 1995, is an Indian professional badminton player. She is the first women from India to win Olympic silver medal. It was a pride moment for every Indian. She won silver in a women’s single at commonwealth games which was conducted in the year 2018. She also won silver medal consecutively in the year 2017 and 2018 BWF championships.

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Pusarlavenkata Sindhu was born in Hyderabad to PV Ramana and P. Vijaya. Both of her parents were the national level volleyball players. Her father Ramana was a member of a volleyball team and won a bronze medal in the year 1986 in Asian games. He received Arjuna award in the year 2000 for his interest and contribution to sports. She has an elder sister named as P.V Divya who was a national level handball player. However, she was not interested to continue in sports field and later became adoctor.

 PV Sindhu parents were national level players. They encouraged PV Sindhu to concentrate on sports rather than studies. She also showed keen interest in sports. Not in volleyball, she was more interested in playing badminton, got inspiration from Pullela Gopichand .

She started playing badminton from the age of eight, she learned the basics of playing at Mehbbobali at the badminton courts of Indian railway institute of signal engineering and telecommunications which is located near Secunderabad. Then after she joined at Pullela Gopichands Academy whom she was most inspired to choose badminton as her career. Daily she used to go, classes, simultaneously she goes for the school. That is how she managed her career and sports.

After started going to Pullela Gopichands academy, she improved herself in playing badminton a lot. She got confidence. She achieved several medals in under ten years category. Sindhu won the singles title at the sub-juniors which conducted at Pondicherry. She also won the gold medal in under fourteen category  at the 51st national school games.

 She has to travel nearly 50 to 60 kilometers from her residence to the training centre. Even after traveling a long distance, she never tired. This shows how strong and dedicated she was.


  After taking training under the Pullela Gopichand academy, she started participating in the events that were held in national and international level. In the year 2009, she got a bronze medal in sub-junior Asian badminton, which was held at Colombo.

In the year 2010, she participated in international badminton challenge and won the silver medal in the single category. She reached the quarter-final in the year 2010 junior world badminton championship at mexico.

In the year2012, Sindhu lost to Germany Juliane Schenk in the Indonesia open,  and finally, she reached a career-best rank 15.

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She won Malasian open tittle by beating her opponent from Singapore, PV Sindhu on 8th August 2013 defeated the defending champion.

In the 2013 Indian badminton league, she was the captain of the team Awadhe warriors and finally her team qualified for the semifinals, but lost in the finals.


In the year 2014, she reached the semi final stage of the commonwealth games in the women single competition. Later she created the history by winning the back to back medals in the BWF world championships after her bronze medal finish in 2014 BWF world championships, which was held at Denmark.

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 In the year 2015, she reached the final maiden of her super series event, in the month of November she won her third successive womens single tittle .


 In the year 2016, in premier badminton league, she was the captain of the Chennai smashers team. She played  along with her teammates and qualified consecutively five games and selected for semifinal tournament with the Mumbai Rockets

In this year she created history which was never before in the Indian history. She was very younger to achieve the auspicious award Olympic silver medal from India. And received great applause from all over India and made the state and country proud of her achievements.


In the year 2017 in Indian open super series, Sindhu won the tittle by defeating the opponent Carolina Marin.

In the same year by seeing her achievements many great persons encouraged her by giving rewards. In the month of August, she took charge as deputy collector in Krishna district.


In the year 2018, she gave a better competiton to the opponents at commonwealth games in gold coast winning gold in the mixed team event and a silver medal in the womens single event. In the same year she received highest paid among all the athletes as $8.5 million


Pv sindhu has been  an employee of bharat petroleum.  Since 2013, she joined in Hyderabad office which is near to their residence when compare to the other branches of bharat petroleum. She was an assistant sports manager and then later after her achievement of the silver medal in the Rio Olympics, promoted to deputy manager.

Many of them had started giving rewards on her achievements.  Cricket legend Sachin and few others gifted  her  BMW cars in the year 2016,

After her success achievement in the Olympics which was conducted in the year 2016, she was well known throughout the world and many of them have started enquiring about her. Entering to their town after her achievement in Olympics they planned grand arrangements to welcome her.

 She felt very happy and said that it all happened because of her parents support and fans encouragement who believed me, she gave a message that any can achieve success, but before that a strong dedication should be needed.


 She received Rajiv Gandhi khel ratna award in 2016.

Padmasri in the year 2015

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Arjunaaward in the year 2013 and lot more    

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BWF World Tour Finals tournament     

 PV Sindhu made history on Sunday 16th Dec 2018, becoming the first Indian to win the season-ending BWF World Tour Finals tournament. Sindhu opponent was Nozomi Okuhara in the title clash. Sindhu the Indian superstar showed much more patience in her game. This time she won the Title with 21-19,21-17

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Who is she dating with right now?

According to our records, P. V. Sindhu is possibly single.

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First Name Pusarla
Middle Name Venkata
Last Name Sindhu
Full Name at Birth P. V. Sindhu
Alternative Name Pusarla Venkata Sindhu, PV Sindhu
Age 23 years
Birthday 5th July, 1995
Birthplace Hyderabad
Height 5′ 10″ (178 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Ethnicity Asian/Indian
Nationality Indian
Occupation Badminton
Year(s) Active 2009–present


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