India's Pusarla V Sindhu with coach Pullela Gopichand after she lost against Spain's Carolina Marin in women's Singles final at the 2016 Summer Olympics at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil

Here's how coach Gopichand made India proud

As a player he never won at Olympics, but he ensured his wards stood on the hallowed podiums

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The spirit of Sindhu

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Medal Standings

Rank Country
1 USA 35 33 32 100
2 UK 22 21 13 56
3 China 20 16 22 58
4 Germany 13 8 11 32
5 Russia 12 15 17 44
6 Japan 12 6 18 36
7 France 8 12 14 34
8 Italy 8 9 6 23
9 Netherlands 8 4 4 16
10 Australia 7 10 10 27
17 Brazil 4 5 5 14
61 India 0 1 1 2


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