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Olympics is not the end of the world — Kidambi Srikanth

"I felt that day that the Olympics is not the end of the world. I thought that I will have my own chances. I worked towards it. I am just happy that everything paid off," he said.

Indian Badminton Player Kidambi Srikanth

On Sunday, The 28-year-old youngster from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh became the first Indian male shuttler to claim a silver medal at the prestigious tournament.
In the summit clash in Spain, Srikanth was ranked 14th in the world, as he blew leads of 9-3 and 18-16 in the two games against Loh Kean Yew of Singapore to see the coveted title slip out of his grasp.

When he missed the Tokyo Games due to a mix of injuries and cancellation of qualifiers owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, shuttler Kidambi Srikanth said to himself that the Olympics is not the end of the world.

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