PV Sindhu

NEW DELHI: Double Olympic medallist badminton ace PV Sindhu and Indian men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh were on Wednesday named the country's flagbearer for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games to be held Thursday in Birmingham.

While Sindhu's name was announced from a shortlist of three athletes, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) added Manpreet as the second flagbearer after being informed by the organisers that two flagbearers – one male and one female – was a must for each nation.

Mar 14, 2022 18:03
MUMBAI: Full-stack used car platform Spinny has launched its first national marketing campaign with the brand promise of “Khushiyon Ki Long Drive”.  Highlighting the brand’s vision to turn the car buying and ownership journey into a simple and delightful experience, the ads feature brand ambassadors Sachin Tendulkar and PV Sindhu. 
Dec 21, 2021 08:12
LAUSANNE:  India’s two-time Olympic medallist shuttler PV Sindhu was on Monday appointed as a member of the Badminton World Federation’s (BWF) Athletes’ Commission. The-26-year-old former world champion was named alongside five others who will serve as members till 2025.
Dec 09, 2021 18:12
MUMBAI: It was last week that Disney.BYJU’S Early Learn App signed Olympic Gold medallist Neeraj Chopra as its brand ambassador. On Thursday, as part of this partnership, it was announced that the javelin star will "inspire the young learners of BYJU’s to learn in a more creative and interactive way and help them understand the importance of sports in their lives".
Oct 26, 2021 16:10
GURUGRAM: Spinny – a full-stack online-to-offline retail platform for buying and selling used cars – Tuesday announced the association of badminton icon PV Sindhu as one of the "captains" of Squad Spinny.  With this association, Spinny aims to strengthen its brand vision of helping young Indians realise their dreams and aspirations, by providing a simple and delightful car buying and selling experience.
Aug 09, 2021 07:08
MUMBAI: Promises of cash rewards are pouring in for the athletes who won medals at the just concluded Tokyo 2020 Games. The lion's share is of course going to Neeraj Chopra, who led India's most successful Olympics campaign ever that delivered one Gold, two Silver and four Bronze medals for a nation starved of Olympic glory. 
Jun 18, 2021 12:06
HYDERABAD: The government of Andhra Pradesh has allocated two acres of land to badminton star PV Sindhu to set up a badminton academy near Visakhapatnam. The government order (GO) was issued on Thursday allocating two acres of land located at Chingadili village in Visakhapatnam rural mandal to set up P Venkata Sindhu Badminton Academy and Sports School for promoting sports in the public interest.
May 03, 2021 18:05
LAUSANNE: The Badminton World Federation (BWF) announced Monday that India’s PV Sindhu and Canada’s Michelle Li have been nominated as athlete ambassadors for the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) ‘Believe in Sport’ campaign aimed at preventing competition manipulation.
Sep 07, 2020 19:09
NEW DELHI: World champion PV Sindhu, who had earlier communicated her absence in the Thomas and Uber Cup for personal reasons, has consented her availability for the Indian team after a call Monday from Himanta Biswa Sarma, Badminton Association of India (BAI) president and face of the ruling BJP in the North-East. 
Jun 19, 2020 18:06
LAUSANNE: Olympic Day 2020 will see Olympians, athletes and fans all over the globe get active in the world's largest 24-hour digital Olympic workout. Twenty-three Olympic athletes have already joined the recording of an official Olympic Day workout video, and on Olympic Day, athletes from around the world will lead live workouts at 11 a.m. local time across 20 time zones on @olympics Instagram live.
Mar 05, 2020 19:03
MUMBAI: Visa, the global leader in payments technology, Wednesday launched a new brand campaign ‘Tap to pay with Visa, Tap for Life’ to promote "contactless" for everyday payments in India.