Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini and Anupam Kher called ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu a “winner” for making India proud at the World Badminton Championships in Glasgow.
Sindhu won the silver medal, losing to Japanese seventh seed Nozomi Okuhara in the women’s singles final on Sunday. Fourth seed Sindhu lost 19-21, 22-20, 20-22 against the Olympic 2016 bronze medallist Okuhara.
Here’s how celebs reacted on Twitter:
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 27, 2017
Congratulations Sindhu on winning the silver medal – u put up a great fight & u have done us proud?
— Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) August 27, 2017
True India will shine high when women take over.. and they are doing it .. P.V. Sindhu and Saina Salute…
— Shoojit Sircar (@ShoojitSircar) August 27, 2017
Sindhuuuuuuu.. You are a WINNER ..????? India SALUTES you???? @Pvsindhu1 ..what a match ?
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) August 27, 2017
— Randeep Hooda (@RandeepHooda) August 27, 2017
Jai Ho.??. PV Sindhu second Indian to win silver at World Championships https://t.co/X940ujaF5f
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) August 27, 2017
— Onir (@IamOnir) August 27, 2017
— Esha Gupta (@eshagupta2811) August 27, 2017