The 22-year-old Indian Badminton player P.V. Sindhu suffered a sprain in her right ankle while practising at the Gopichand Academy in Hyderabad under the watchful eyes of India chief coach Gopichand and assistant coach Mohd. Siyadutallah.
Olympic and world championship silver medallist P.V. Sindhu suffered an injury scare but there is no immediate threat to her participation in the Commonwealth Games starting next month.
“She had hurt her ankle while training at the academy today. So we did an MRI to be 100% sure that everything is fine. No bone or ligament injury was found, so I am happy. We didn’t want to take any risk,” Sindhu’s father told.
World No. 3 Sindhu is a favourite to win the Commonwealth Games gold medal. She had won a bronze in the last edition at 2014 Glasgow CWG