Winning Gold is my target: Pv Sindhu

Former Indian badminton Chanpion Pullela Gopichand, who is now the  coach of  P V Sindhu, asserted that Sindhu has played well in world championship finals.  ‘We had hopes that Sindhu will bag the  Gold medal. Though she could not get it,  she  has showed her excellent playing and this was one of her best matches’, he said.

Gopichand arrived in the City today  along with Sindhu and they  were accorded a  warm welcome by  supporters and sports lovers  at  the Shamshabad airport. Speaking to media,  he said Sindhu will definitely win gold medal in future.

Sindhu, speaking on the occasion,  expressed happiness over  winning  the Silver medal in the  world championship tournament, but added she was disappointed at not getting the Gold. In the final match, every point was important, and she has played keeping this in mind, Sindhu said.

She expressed  the hope that one day she will win Gold medal in  the finals. Winning the Gold is her aim now, she added. She said that she has won three World championship Medals so far, and though she failed to bag the Gold, she has received acclaim from the people  for  her performance.  She said that the Central and State Governments  were extending cooperation and support for the women sportspersons.     (NSS)