PV Sindhu BioGraphy

PV Sindhu’s full name is “Pusarla Venkata Sindhu”, who is an Indian professional badminton player. She was the first woman to win an Olympic silver medal for India and she and Saina Nehwal are the only two Indian badminton players to have won an Olympic medal for India. Apart from this, she won silver medal in women’s singles in Commonwealth Games 2018. She went on to win silver medals for India in both the 2017 BWF World Championships and the 2018 BWF World Championships. Not only this, she also won the silver medal for India in the Asian Games 2018, which was held in Indonesia.

PV Sindhu BioGraphy

PV Sindhu was born on 5 July 1995. Her birth place is Macherla, Andhra Pradesh. Her father’s name is PV Ramana. Her mother’s name is P Vijaya. Her parents were volleyball players. She was very impressed with badminton player Pullela Gopichand, seeing her, she started playing badminton. Initially, she took training in badminton from coach Mehboob Ali, she used to train at the stadium of Railway Institute in Secunderabad.


Her’s first international success came in 2009 in the Sub Junior Asian Badminon Championships held in Colombo where she won a bronze medal. She won the title by defeating Japanese player in the Asia Youth Under 19 Championships held in 2012. In the li ning china masters super series held this year, she surprised everyone by defeating Jiang Yanjiao of China, the gold medalist of London Olympics. In the Syed Modi Indian Grand Prix held in Lucknow in 2012 itself, she traveled to the final without a match green but sadly lost in the final to Indonesia’s player. In 2005, she defeated Japan’s player to win the Macao open grand prix gold championship. 2016 was the most special for her, in January she won the Malaysia Masters title. And in the same year, she won the silver medal in the Olympics held in Rio, Brazil. She competed with Carolina Marine of Spain in the final match but sadly Sindhu could not win this match.


She has done her  schooling from Auxilium High School. She enrolled herself in St. Ann’s College for MBA and later passed her intermediate examination from Mehdipatnam.

Real Name Pusarla Venkata Sindhu
Nick name P.V
Age 26 Year Year Old
Date Of Birth 5 July 1995 
Nationality Indian
Religion Kapu / Naidu
Gender Female
Birth Place Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (now in Telangana), India
Profession Badminton player
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Handedness Right
Coach Name  Park Tae-sang
Father Name P. V. Ramana
Mother Name P. Vijaya
Brother Name
Sister Name PV Divya
Husband Name Yet Not married
School Name Auxilium High School, Secunderabad
University Name St. Ann’s College for Women, Mehdipatnam
Qualification MBA
Physical Status
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Height  1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Body Athletic
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size Don’t know
Bra size Approx  36 B
Butt Size Approx 36 inches
Waist Size Approx 30 inches
Dress Size 4 (US) Approx
Sexual Orientation Straight
Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is she Lesbian No
Any Affair Yet Not
Boy Friend Yet Not
Husband Name Yet Not
Social Network
Facebook Link
Twitter Link
Instagram Link
YouTube channel Link
Tik Tok Link 
(Women singles)
Career record 344 wins, 148 losses
Career title(s) 15
Highest ranking  2 (7 April 2017)
Current ranking 7 (23 March 2021

Interesting Fact

  • She is a right handed player.
  • Her highest rank was 9 in 2014.
  • Her career gained momentum when she won the gold medal in the singles event of the 2011 Douglas Commonwealth Youth Games.
  • she took her basic training of badminton from Mehboob Ali from Indian Railway Institute, Secunderabad and later she started taking training from Pullela Gopichand’s Badminton Academy and she is also their current coach.
  • Her coach Pullela Gopichand is also the chief coach of the Indian badminton team.
  • She is a hardworking athlete, we can say this because she gives time to her sports by following a rigorous training schedule.
  • She wakes up at exactly 4.15 A.M for her badminton training.
  • Her father was a volleyball player.


  • She  like to eat biriyani very much.
  • Her favorite actors are Prabhas, Mahesh Babu and Hrithik Roshan.
  • She likes watching movies and watching sports

Award & recognition

Award & recognition
National Award
  • In 2013 ,Arjuna Award
  • In 2015, Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award of India
  • In 2016, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, highest sporting honour of India
  • In 2020, Padma Bhushan, Third Highest Civilian Award of India
Others Recognition
  • FICCI Breakthrough Sportsperson of the Year 2014
  • NDTV Indian of the Year 2014
  • ₹1 million (US$14,000) from the Badminton Association of India, for her victory in the 2015 Macau Open Badminton Championships.
  • TV9 Nava Nakshatra Sanmanam – 2019
  • BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year 2020
Award for winning the silver medal at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics
  • A land grant and ₹50 million from the Telangana government.
  • 1000 yd2 land grant from Andhra Pradesh government, a Group A cadre job and ₹30 million.
  • ₹ 20 million from Delhi Government.
  • ₹7.5 million from Bharat Petroleum Corporation with promotion from her employer and assistant to the post of Deputy Sports Manager.
  • ₹ 5 million from Haryana Government.
  • ₹5 million from Madhya Pradesh
  •  ₹5 million from Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
  • ₹5 million from Badminton Association of India
  •  ₹5 million from NRI businessman, Mukkattu Sebastian
  • ₹3 million from the Indian Olympic Association.
  • ₹101,000 from Salman Khan
  • ₹500,000 from All India Football Federation.
  • BMW car on behalf of Indian Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Hyderabad District Badminton Association.
  • Small Badminton Racket Souvenir With Gold And Diamonds By Kirtilal.

Personal life

Sindhu, the first Indian shuttler to win the World Championship, is not married yet. Nor is she dating anyone right now. We will get any updates regarding her personal life, we will update here in this post immediately.


Net Worth

The popularity and brand value of India’s top badminton player Sindhu is skyrocketing these days. Sindhu is the only Indian player in the list of top 15 highest-paid female players in the world released by Forbes. Most of Sindhu’s earnings come from endorsements and sponsorships. And after she won the silver medal in the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, she was given a lot of money by the Government of India and the State Government. All her details are available in this post, you can check who gave how much amount to Sindhu. So overall the net worth of Sindhu is around $20 million.

Olympic Games

  • Silver medal – 2nd place 2016 Rio de Janeiro Women’s singles

World Championships

  • Gold medal – 1st place 2019 Basel Women’s singles
  • Silver medal – 2nd place 2017 Glasgow Women’s singles
  • Silver medal – 2nd place 2018 Nanjing Women’s singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2013 Copenhagen Women’s singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2014 Guangzhou Women’s singles

Uber Cup

  • Bronze medal –3rd place 2014 New Delhi Women’s team
  • Bronze medal –3rd place 2016 Kunshan Women’s team

Asian Games

  • Silver medal – 2nd  place 2018 Jakarta–Palembang Women’s singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2014 Incheon Women’s team

Commonwealth Games

  • Gold medal – 1st place 2018 Gold Coast Mixed team
  • Silver medal – 2nd place 2018 Gold Coast Women’s singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2014 Glasgow Women’s singles

Asian Championships

  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2014 Gimcheon Women’s singles


South Asian Games

  • Gold medal – 1st place 2016 Guwahati–Shillong Women’s team
  • Silver medal – 2nd place 2016 Guwahati–Shillong Women’s singles

Commonwealth Youth Games

  • Gold medal – 1st place 2011 Douglas Girls’ singles

Asian Junior Championships

  • Gold medal – 1st place 2012 Gimcheon Girls’ singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2011 Lucknow Girls’ singles
  • Bronze medal – 3rd place 2011 Lucknow Mixed team

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:: FAQ ::

Ques :  How many hours does she train?
Ans :  Approx 6-7 hours every day, six days a week.

Ques :  What is the height of her?
Ans : 1.79 m

Ques :  What is the age of her? 
Ans : 26 Year old.

Ques : What is she famous for?  
Ans : Professional Badminton Player

Ques :  What is her mother name?
Ans : P. Vijaya

Ques :  Where did she born?
Ans : Hyderabad

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