Badminton: Pusarla Venkata Sindhu is … the richest female athlete in Asiad (Part 1)

Pusarla Venkata Sindhu made the home fans crazy after winning the women’s singles.

“I donate this championship to my country and I’m very proud to be Indian,” said Pusarla Venkata Sindhu after beating Japanese player Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in the women’s singles final. August 25.

Sindhu rejoiced after winning the women’s singles finals at the world championship

Sindhu has a large following in her home town. As a result, she has many sponsorship contracts and is one of the most profitable female athletes in the world. However, that also comes with expectations. After the Olympic Silver HC, fans in India wanted Sindhu to bring the world championship home.

“I have no words to say now, because I have been waiting for this title for a long time. Last time, I won silver HC and in the end, I won the world championship. So, I am really very fun, “said the 24-year-old player

With an income of $ 5.5 million per year, Sindhu is ranked 13th on Forbes list of the highest-paid athletes and the only Indian on this list. This is Sindhu’s fifth medal in the world championship. Before that, she won two silver and two bronze medals.

“Sindhu’s incredible talent once again makes India proud! Congratulations on winning the gold medal at the World Championships,” Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote on Twitter.

The Indian newspaper put Sindhu on the cover. The Hindustan Times called her achievement a new peak in the nation’s sports.

Badminton player India – Ms. Pusarla Venkata Sindhu – became the richest female athlete in Asia 2018 after she reached the top 10 female money-making athletes announced by Forbes Magazine. The presence of Pusarla Venkata Sindhu in the top 10 shows that badminton has also found a solemn place next to the sport of tennis nobility.