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Saina, the Golden Girl of India

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal won 38th gold for India by beating Malaysia’s M. Choo Wong in the women’s singles final at the  Commonwealth Games on Thursday, 14th Oct 2010. The Gold won by Saina made all the difference.  India winning 38th. Gold snatched the 2nd position in medal tally from England who won 37 Golds. Therefore Saina’s Gold medal is more than Gold because it has lifted India’s rank from third to second. Saina won the final 21-19, 23-21, 21-13.

Saina Nehwal, World No. three, created history today by becoming  first Indian  woman shuttler  to win the single Gold in Badminton at the Commonwealth Games. Congratulation to her.


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Posted by on 14/10/2010 in Uncategorized

 

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It’s a proud moment for India

It’s a proud moment for India. Abhinav Bindra made every Indian proud by winning India’s first-ever individual Olympic Gold in the men’s  10 metre Air Rifle event in Beijing.

“I sincerely hope my medal changes the face of India’s Olympic sports,” the bespectacled shooter said after winning the gold at the Beijing Shooting Range on Monday.

“For me, life will go on as usual but I sincerely hope Olympic sports get a leg-up. It’s not a priority back home and I hope more focus is paid to these events,” said the shooter from Chandigarh.

“I know India was waiting for this for a long time and so was I. I narrowly missed a medal at Athens so I knew I would be in with a chance if I focussed on the job.”

India, winners of eight field hockey gold medals, had never won an individual Olympic title before Bindra’s feat.

Congratulation Abhinav !! You made us proud.

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Posted by on 11/08/2008 in Olympic, Olympic Gold

 

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