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PV Sindhu says advantageous to accept sportspersons as parents: They accept what a defeat feels like

PV Sindhu says advantageous to accept sportspersons as parents: They accept what a defeat feels like

PV Sindhu's ancestor is an Asian Games brownish badge acceptable above volleyball amateur who won the Arjuna Award in 2000 while her mother is additionally a above civic akin volleyball player.

Sindhu is the additional Indian afterwards Sushil Kumar to win two alone Olympic medals. (Reuters Photo)

Sindhu became the additional Indian to win two alone Olympic medals with her brownish at Tokyo 2020

Her father, PV Ramana, was allotment of the Indian volleyball aggregation that won brownish at the 1986 Asian Games

Sindhu's mother was additionally a civic akin volleyball player

PV Sindhu said that her ancestor is her greatest antic idol was her father, above volleyball amateur PV Ramana. Ramana was allotment of the Indian aggregation that won brownish at the 1986 Asian Games and his wife Vijaya, Sindhu's mother, was a civic akin volleyball amateur as well. Ramana won the Arjuna Award in 2000.

"I am actual advantageous that I accept sportspersons as parents because they understand. They accept accomplished for so abounding years what a defeat feels like. So I am absolutely advantageous in that way," Sindhu told Aaj Tak in the Jai Ho conclave.

Sindhu said that she had started arena badminton because of area her ancestor acclimated to comedy his volleyball. "My ancestor acclimated to comedy at the railway area (in Hyderabad). Right beside that amphitheater was a badminton ability and I aloof started arena there for fun. Slowly it became my passion. It was not article my parents got me to start," she said.

Sindhu became the additional Indian to win two alone Olympic medals aback she won argent beforehand this ages at Tokyo 2020. She said that her drillmaster Park Tae-Sang deserves a lot of acclaim for the brownish badge in Tokyo and he is yet to go aback home to South Korea as he is aflame to accommodated Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Prime Minister is set to accommodated all of the Olympic medalists on Sunday at the Red Fort.

"It was his dream as able-bodied to get me to win a medal. He hasn't gone home yet, he is actual aflame to accommodated the Prime Minister," she said.

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