Indian badminton wizard PV Sindhu shared her feelings on social media after she lost the BWF World Championship final to Spain’s Carolina Marin on Sunday. This is not the first time that Sindhu had to settle with a silver medal in a major event. Earlier, Sindhu failed to win the finals of Rio Olympics 2016, Hongkong Open 2017, BWF World Championship 2017, Commonwealth Games 2018 and BWF Superseries 2017.(Also Read: PV Sindhu and major finals - A story without a happy ending)
After Sindhu's latest loss in World Championships, many of her critics have gone on to call her a 'choker'. However, the 23-year-old girl from Hyderabad is not in the mood to pull herself down and is motivated as never before.
Sindhu recently took to Instagram and shuts her critics mouth, she posted," “Never give up, never give in, and when the upper hand is ours, may we have the ability to handle the win with the dignity that we absorbed the loss” - dough Williams
It brings me immense amount of pleasure to bring back the silver consecutively 2 Nd year in the BWF world championships. I didn’t lose the gold, I won the silver and I can proudly say my silver sparkles.
It was indeed a wonderful week in Nanjing, inspite of losing in the finals I had some great matches. I have been really happy about my consistent performance over the rankings. I believe that patience and persistence make unbeatable combination for success, hence have complete faith that my gold shall come soon!! It's amazing how I have received so much love and support from people all around the world, and that keeps me going!
And finally I want to thank my amazing team, who have stood by me like a pillar throughout the tournament and also thanks to all my sponsors @olympicgoldquest @baselineventures whose been supporting me and a special thanks to my Physio @physio.shetty whos always been waiting to treat me and take care of me when ever i want to n always being there for me n finally thanks to all my coaches who helped me in and out and also been so kind always....
Sindhu is all set to represent India in the upcoming Asian Games and is hoping to bring the gold this time for herself and the nation.