With less than 40 days left for the Tokyo Olympics, Indian players are gearing up for the event. In the Olympics series today, AIR brings a talk on India’s fencing hope for the Tokyo Olympics—Bhawani Devi.
Bhawani Devi bettered her performance in the 2014 Asian Games in the Philippines and went on to win the silver medal. She became the first Indian to achieve this feat. A year later , she won silver in the under-23 Asian
Championship in Mongolia and the Flemish Open in Belgium.
In 2017 in Canberra Bhawani created history by winning the gold medal in the senior Commonwealth Fencing Championship and becoming the first Indian to do so. Bhawani Devi attributes her success to her parents.
Currently, Bhawani Devi is rigorously preparing for the Tokyo Olympics. She mentioned her possible chance and her ongoing preparation for the Olympics.
And the nation hopes that she will bring laurels in the Tokyo Olympics. The entire nation wishes all success to Bhawani Devi at the Tokyo Olympics.
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