2020 Olympics: Indian Performance in Badminton

PV Sindhu Tokyo Olympics Bronze medal

Indian team of 4 members participated in 3 events and returned with a Bronze medal. P V Sindhu became the 1st Indian women to win 2 Olympic medals in Individual event of any sports. After her historical Silver medal in 2016, at Tokyo she won Bronze medal.

Indian Performance in Every Olympics
History of All Sports Played at Olympics by India
Olympic History
Indian Athletes in: 2012 Olympics: 2016
Indian Performance at 2020 Olympics
Indian Badminton at 2016 Olympics

Indian Badminton Team

  • PV Sindhu in Women’s Singles
  • Sai Praneeth in Men’s Singles
  • Satwiksairaj Rankireddy / Chirag Shetty in Men’s Doubles

Results of All Events

Women’s Singles: PV Sindhu won Bronze medal

  • Finished on top at Group Stage. (Def Piolkarpova of Russia 21-7, 21-10, Cheung of Hong Kong 21-19 21-16
  • Round of 16: Def Bichfeld (Denmark) 21-15 21-13
  • QF: Def Yamaguchi (Japan) 21-13, 22-20
  • SF: Lost to Tai Tzu (Chinese Taipei) 18-21 12-21
  • Bronze Medal: Def He Bingliao (China) 21-13 21-15

Men’s Singles: B Sai Praneeth finished third in group losing both matches

Men’s Doubles: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy / Chirag Shetty finished third despite winning 2 of the 3 matches.

  • Match 1: Won Vs Chinese Taipei : 21–16, 16–21, 27–25
  • Match 2: Lost vs Indonesia: 13–21, 12–21
  • Match 3: Won vs Great Britain 21–17, 21–19

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