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Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is an Indian badminton player.
Sindhu has won medals at various tournaments including the Olympics and on the BWF circuit, including a gold at the 2019 World Championships.
Sindhu is the first and only Indian to become the Badminton World Champion and only the second individual athlete from India to win two consecutive medals at the Olympic Games.
Sindhu rose to a career-high world ranking of no. 2 in April 2017.
Sindhu broke into the Top 20 of the BWF World Rankings in September 2012, at the age of 17.
Sindhu has won a total of five medals at the BWF World Championships and is just the second woman after China's Zhang Ning ever to win five or more singles medals in the competition.
Sindhu represented India at the 2016 Summer Olympics (Rio), where she became the first Indian badminton player to reach the Olympic final.
Sindhu made her second consecutive Olympic appearance at the 2020 Summer Olympics (Tokyo) and won a bronze medal, becoming the first-ever Indian woman to win two Olympic medals.
Sindhu won her first superseries title at the 2016 China Open and followed it up with four more finals in 2017, winning the titles in South Korea and India.
Sindhu made the Forbes' list of Highest-Paid Female Athletes in 2018, 2019 and 2021.