On Sunday, the last day of the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Noida’s DM Suhas L Yathiraj got off to a great start by winning a silver medal for India.
World number three badminton player Suhas today lost to France’s El Majour 21-15, 17-21, 15-21 in the men’s singles SL4 event gold medal match despite hard work. However, despite this defeat, they have made history for India in this tournament.
It is to be mentioned that they played three matches in the group stage before winning the semi-final on Saturday and their performance in all but one match was excellent. In the semi-finals, Suhas defeated Freddie Setiawan of Indonesia 21-9, 21-15.
Let it be known that PM Modi has also tweeted congratulations on Suhas’ victory. He tweeted that the wonderful confluence of service and sport, Suhas Yathiraj has attracted the attention of the entire country with his brilliant performance. Congratulations to him on winning the silver medal in badminton. Best wishes for their future.