Bollywood celebritites like Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Priyanka Chopra have congratulated Indian woman shuttler P.V. Sindhu on her Olympic win. Sindhu assured the country of at least win a silver medal after thrashing Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in the women’s singles badminton semi-final at the Rio Olympics on Thursday. Sindhu lost the finals to Carolina Marín and won the silver medal.
Sakshi Malik has won the 2016 Summer Olympics bronze medal in the 58 kg category, becoming the first Indian female wrestler to win a medal at the Olympics.Malik had previously won silver medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, and bronze medal at the 2015 Asian Wrestling Championships in Doha.