HYDERABAD : Former experienced Cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday delivered the key of BMW cars to Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu, bronze winner Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar along with badminton coach named Pullela Gopichand at Gopichand Badminton Academy.
Chamundeshwarnath, who is the President of Hyderabad District Badminton Association (HDBA), has also gifted the luxury vehicle to four of them sportsperson for their extra ordinary achievement.
Popular in Batting Sachin Tendulkar, who was also the best ambassador of the Indian team at Rio Olympics, handed over the keys in a function at Gopichand Badminton Academy.
Under the guidance of chief coach Gopichand, Sindhu had clinched the silver medal in women’s singles, while wrestler Sakshi malik had won the bronze in women’s freestyle 58 kilograms. Dipa missed a medal by a whisker, finishing fourth in artistic gymnastics.