Tokyo Olympics 2020: Sindhu defeated He Bing Jiao of China and won Bronze; first Indian woman to win two Olympic medals
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Indian shuttler P V Sindhu defeated He Bing Jiao of China by 21-13 and 21-15 and won the bronze medal in the women’s singles match in Tokyo Olympics today. With this win, PV Sindhu became the first Indian woman to win two Olympic medals as Sindhu won silver at Rio Olympics in 2016.
President Shri Ram NathKovind, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, Sports Minister Shri Anurag Thakur, and all countrymen congratulated PV Sindhu for her achievement.
President Ram Nath Kovind Tweeted, “P V Sindhu becomes the first Indian woman to win medals in two Olympic games. She has set a new yardstick of consistency, dedication, and excellence. My heartiest congratulations to her for bringing glory to India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Congratulated PV Sindhu by Tweeting, “We are all elated by the stellar performance by @Pvsindhu1. Congratulations to her on winning the Bronze at @Tokyo2020. She is India’s pride and one of our most outstanding Olympians. #Tokyo2020