Question: Who won the prestigious BWF World Tour 2018?
(a) Nozomi Okohura
(b) Ling Dang
(c) P V Sindhu
(d) Saina Nehwal
- Indian Badminton star P V Sindhu scripts history by winning the prestigious BWF (Badminton World Federation) women finals 2018 at Guangzhou, China. She won the finals by defeating Nozomi Okohura in a straight sets win of 21-19, 21-17.
- She became the first Indian to win this championship ever. She was Runners Up of this event last year.
- Sindhu ranked world no. 3 is the only Indian woman to win Silver in Rio Olympics losing to Carolina Marin. She had also won silvers at the Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and World Championships this year.
- She was honoured with India’s fourth highest civilian honor, Padma Shri in 2015 as well as conferred prestigious Arjuna Award and Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award in year 2013.