Monday, August 11, 2008
Abhinav Bindra makes Country Proud with a Gold Medal
Today is a proud moment for every Indian. Abhinav Bindra today cliched a Gold Medal in 10m Air Rifle event.He thus ended India's gold medal drought after 28 years.(Last was won in 1980 in Moscow in Hockey).This 25 yr old lad has risen as the brightest star among a new breed of talented Indian shooters.
“It’s just great,” Bindra told Reuters just before climbing on to the podium.This humble person wasn't much surprised by his performance as he had put in sincere efforts to reach this great mark.Emotions were high in India, as tearful people stood up when the national anthem was played in the Olympic Stadium at Beijing.He devotes his medal to his family who have always supported him.This makes him new eligible bachelor and has seen already a sharp rise in female fan following.
Tommorow Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore competes in trap event and we wish him all the best.