PV Sindhu became the first Indian to win gold at the BWF World Championship held in Basel on August 25, 2019. The shuttler beat Nozomi Okuhara in straight games of 21-7, 21-7 in just 36 minutes to clinch the honours.
Earlier this season, the shuttler’s performance graph had declined with consecutive early exits in as many as six tournaments, starting from Indonesia Masters to the recently concluded Singapore Open 2019. And understandably, Sindhu had to face criticism from all sides.
However, after winning the hard-fought contest, the shuttler expressed, “This is my answer to the people who have asked me questions over and over. I just wanted to answer with my racket and this win – that’s all.”
Though this victory was one of Sindhu’s greatest till date, this is not the first time she has achieved something big. Here are five of the most unbeatable records by Sindhu: