After winning silver and bronze at Rio Olympics 2016, it is time for India to celebrate the feat of PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik. Gymnast Dipa Karmakar has also done a terrific job and becomes a deserving candidate along with Coach Pullela Gopichand. They have been gifted with BMW cars and who presented them was none other than the legend Sachin Tendulkar.
The president of the Hyderabad Badminton Association, Chamundeshwarnath gifted the posh cars to the Olympians and the fabulous coach Gopichand who trained the silver medallist PV Sindhu.
The car keys were handed over by the Master Blaster as he is the Goodwill Ambassador. The function was held at Gopichand Badminton Academy.
PV Sindhu won in women’s single and became the first woman to ever achieve a silver medal in Olympics. On the other hand, wrestler Sakshi Malik grabbed the bronze for winning women’s freestyle 58 kg. Dipa completed fourth in gymnastic although missing the medal by few points.
Sachin Tendulkar has congratulated them and took a selfie with all of them. He also asked them to continue with the good work. Sachin praised the medallists as well as Dipa who have given her best effort in the Olympics. He referred to Gopichand as the “real hero” of the Olympics. Check out this video.