Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games: India’s Bhavinaben Patel has created history by winning the silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Bhavina Patel is the first player for India to win a medal in table tennis. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has announced a prize money of Rs 3 crore to Bhavinaben.
Vijay Rupani congratulated Bhavinaben on winning the medal in Paralympics. He tweeted and wrote, “Congratulations to Bhavinaben for winning the silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Three crore rupees will be given to Bhavinaben by the Gujarat government.
Bhavinaben performed brilliantly in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics and traveled to the finals. In the final match played on Sunday morning, Bhavinaben had to face defeat at the hands of number three player Zhou Ying. Bhavinaben admitted that she was nervous before the final.
beat top ranking players
Before Bhavinaben, no player from India could even reach the quarter-finals in table tennis. But Bhavinaben also defeated World No. 8, World No. 3 and World No. 2 player in his campaign. In the quarter-finals, Bhavinaben defeated world number two and Rio Olympic gold medalist.
Even in the semi-finals, Bhavinaben ensured a medal for India by defeating the number three player of China. Bhavinaben says nothing impossible happens and I have proved it.
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