Olympic Medal Bigger Than World Championship Medals: P. V Sindhu
Olympic medal bigger than World championship medals said. She will consider its bigger feat if she could climb the podium on debut during the Olympic Games in August, Rio. ‘’It’s much more than world championships’’.
‘’ The ultimate goal for anyone is to get a medal in the Olympics where the conditions and environment are totally different. But, first of all I am very excited, it’s my first Olympics’’. Said 20 year old during media interaction on Friday.
Sindhu world no. 10 and Saina Nehwal will be the two big hopes for the country in Rio Olympic. Sindhu who will turn 21 on the same exactly a month before the Games Opening, She expressed her happiness that total of seven shutters, two more than in London four years ago.
‘’We have been training hard, we need to push ourselves more. We are doing training off and on court, but main thing is to keep ourselves fit and healthy. We need to be healthy as well as injury free’’. Said who is supported by not-for-profit organization, Olympic Gold Quest.
‘’It’s the Olympic Games, Olympic medal bigger more then World championship, so you need to play well. Everything is in your mind, but nothing like pressure. It’s really exciting, but I may not know till I play a match as it’s the first time for me’’. It is very crucial for team members to be strong, both on the physical as well as the mental side.
‘’Physically and mentally we need to be very strong and it’s important to train hard as nowadays the matches are long in badminton’’.
‘’Only a few months are left and there are some tournaments left to play. We need to be prepared for them as well as Rio. The next important events are the Thomas and Uber Cups from May 15-22 in China. Olympic medal bigger for every individual who represent yourself for country.
‘’At the same time, I feel I should play much better and work harder to prove myself. Basically Saina Nehwal has been inspiration. She has much more experience as a player and it’s her third Olympics’’.