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P. V. Sindhu Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography & More


P.V.Sindhu

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Bio
Real NamePusarla Venkata Sindhu
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionIndian Badminton player
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 179 cm
in meters- 1.79 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 10 1⁄2"
Weightin Kilograms- 65 Kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Figure Measurements34-26-36
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Badminton
International Debut2009 Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships in Colombo
CoachPulella Gopichand
Handedness Right
Achievements (main ones)• Sindhu won a Bronze medal at the 2009 Sub-Junior Asian Badminton Championships held in Colombo.
• The star player bagged Silver in the women's singles at Iran Fajr International Badminton Challenge in 2010.
• On 7 July 2012, she won the Asia Youth Under-19 Championship.
• Sindhu's performance at Malaysian open 2013 made her win the maiden Grand Prix Gold title.
• Bagged Bronze medals at consecutive World Championship in 2013 & 2014.
• Won a Gold medal at the 2016 Guwahati South Asian Games (Women's Team).
• Secured a Silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
• Won a Silver medal the at 2018 Asian Games in Women's singles.
• In 2018, she became the first sportsperson in Forbes India's first list of 22 Young Achievers.
Career Turning PointWinning a Gold at the 2011 Douglas Commonwealth Youth Games singles event
Highest Ranking 9 (March 2014)
Personal Life
Date of Birth5 July 1995
Age (as in 2018)23 Years
Birth PlaceHyderabad, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
NationalityIndian
HometownHyderabad, India
SchoolAuxilium High School, Secunderabad
CollegeSt. Ann's College for Women, Mehdipatnam
Educational QualificationsPursuing MBA
FamilyFather- P. V. Ramana
Mother- P. Vijaya
Sister- Not Known
P.V.Sindhu with family
Brother- N/A
ReligionNot Known
HobbiesWatching movies
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Mahesh Babu & Prabhas (Tollywood), Hrithik Roshan (Bollywood)
Favourite FoodBiryani, Chinese & Italian Cuisines
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
HusbandN/A
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- N/A

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Some Lesser Known Facts About P. V. Sindhu

  • Does P. V. Sindhu smoke: No
  • Does P. V. Sindhu drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Sindhu learned the basics of sports at the Indian Railway Institute in Secunderabad under the guidance of Mehboob Ali. Later she joined Pullela Gopichand’s badminton academy and is currently coached by him. Notably, Gopichand is also Indian Badminton team’s chief coach.
  • Sindhu is a very hard working athlete. She has been following a stringent training schedule where in she starts practicing Badminton every morning at 4.15 A.M sharp.
  • She was named the 2014 NDTV Indian of the year.
  • Sindhu’s Parents are former Volleyball players.
  • In the year 2000, her father P. V. Ramana was awarded with the Arjuna Award for his contribution towards national Volleyball.
  • Her best performance came in 2012 Li Ning China Masters Super Series competition when she defeated the 2012 London Olympics gold medalist Li Xuerui of China.
  • on 30 March 2015, she received India’s 4th highest civilian honor Padma Shri.
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