Saina Nehwal and the Jwala Gutta-V Diju pair stand good chance of winning the gold in 2010 Commonwealth Games, provided they manage to keep
themselves injury-free and peak at the right time, according
to coach Gopichand.
Former All England champion and veteran badminton star Pullela Gopichand today demanded corporate houses in the country to come forward and help the game and other sports in finding their rightful place.
It’s one of the biggest moments of their career was the unanimous verdict as this year’s Khel Ratna and Arjuna awardees vowed to touch greater heights by drawing inspiration from the honour bestowed on them.
After being named for the Dronacharya Award this year, former All England badminton champion Pullela Gopichand is all set to become the only Indian to have been conferred with all the country’s major sports awards.