Pullela Gopichand – the second Indian to win the All England Open 21 years after Prakash Padukone won it. Gopichand was seeded 10th at the 2001 All England Open. The feline grace and deception, that he had in his game, is rarely seen these days in badminton.
Watch the videos and enjoy.
Gopichand Plays Chen Hong in the All England 2001 Final
Gopichand Plays Peter Gade in the All England 2001 Semi-Final
Indian Badminton is known for the miracle wins like Gopi’s and hope Saina under the guidance of Gopi can give us joy at the Olympics.
Chak de India.