One of the most talented female sportspersons of India to reach a great height and achieve number one ranking, Saina Nehwal, has won many credits. Saina Nehwal was the first Indian badminton player to win a medal at Olympics and also the first female and youngest Asian athlete to win a four-star tournament.
Saina Nehwal’s success has taken badminton to the next level. She has also become an inspiration for many girls to take up the sport professionally. Now, in India, even many families consider that games can be chosen as a career even for girls. Thanks to Saina Nehwal!
Some of the achievements of Saina Nehwal
Saina Nehwal was the first Indian badminton player to win a bronze medal in the London Olympics 2012. She has secured no. 1 position in the Badminton World Federation Ranking. She has also won the All England Championship during her career and has been highly appreciated for her performance in badminton.
Involved in social campaigns
Apart from the paid endorsements, Saina has also been the famous face for “Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao” campaign from the Indian government which was started to empower girls’ education the country.
Saina Nehwal ties the knot
Saina Nehwal tied the knot with ace shuttler Parupalli Kashyap on December 2018 in a private ceremony at Novotel Hotel, Hyderabad. They announced their marriage as the “Best Match of My Life.”
Saina Nehwal’s Biopic
Saina Nehwal’s Biopic would be coming soon which will feature Parineeti Chopra, who will step into the shoes of Saina Nehwal. The actress has been devoting 2-3 hours daily to practice badminton and watch footage of the matches and public appearance videos to get into Saina Nehwal’s character.
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