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Yearender 2016: PV Sindhu’s brilliant 2016

THE ASIAN AGE.

Published : Dec 21, 2016, 3:54 pm IST
Updated : Jan 15, 2017, 3:41 pm IST
PV Sindhu became the first Indian woman shuttler to win an Olympic silver medal following her brilliant show at the Rio 2016. (Photo: PTI)
PV Sindhu became the first Indian woman shuttler to win an Olympic silver medal following her brilliant show at the Rio 2016. (Photo: PTI)
PV Sindhu is currently on the 10th spot of the BWF women’s singles world rankings. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu is currently on the 10th spot of the BWF women’s singles world rankings. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu bagged the silver medal at the Hong Kong Open Super Series 2016. The Indian shuttler went down fighting 15-21, 17-21 in the finals against Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu bagged the silver medal at the Hong Kong Open Super Series 2016. The Indian shuttler went down fighting 15-21, 17-21 in the finals against Chinese Taipei's Tai Tzu Ying. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu bagged her first Super Series title defeating local favourite Sun Yu in the China Open 2016. (Photo: PV Sindhu Twitter)
PV Sindhu bagged her first Super Series title defeating local favourite Sun Yu in the China Open 2016.  (Photo: PV Sindhu Twitter)
PV Sindhu won silver medal after going down 21-19, 12-21, 15-21 to Carolina Marin in the Rio Olympics 2016. (Photo: AP)
PV Sindhu won silver medal after going down 21-19, 12-21, 15-21 to Carolina Marin in the Rio Olympics 2016. (Photo: AP)
Sindhu is the fifth Indian woman to win an individual medal in the Olympics after Karnam Malleshwari , Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal and Sakshi Malik. (Photo: AFP)
Sindhu is the fifth Indian woman to win an individual medal in the Olympics after Karnam Malleshwari , Mary Kom, Saina Nehwal and Sakshi Malik. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu won her second Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold title after winning it in 2013 as well. She defeated Scotland’s Kirsty Gilmour in the finals. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu won her second Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold title after winning it in 2013 as well. She defeated Scotland’s Kirsty Gilmour in the finals. (Photo: AFP)
PV Sindhu was on the seventh spot in the BWF women’s singles world rankings after winning her maiden China Open title. (Photo: AP)
PV Sindhu was on the seventh spot in the BWF women’s singles world rankings after winning her maiden China Open title. (Photo: AP)

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