Tamil Diplomat

Indian shuttler PV Sindhu Olympic upset

PV Sindhu has become India’s latest hope to win an Olympic medal at the Rio 2016 games, something the country is yet to have done. The 21-year-old badminton player upset China’s Wang Yihan – currently ranked world number two – on Tuesday.

Wang, 28, was favoured to win having won silver at the 2012 London Olympics. Many on social media praised her achievement and voiced their hope for her to win a medal.(BBC,2016)