Saina Nehwal, the renowned Indian badminton sensation, born on March 17, 1990, in Haryana, has solidified her legacy as one of the world’s top players, recently acquiring a luxurious Mercedes valued at 1.7 crore, expanding her impressive car collection.
Hailing from a Jat family in Hisar, Haryana, Nehwal, influenced by her badminton-playing parents, honed her skills from a young age and later moved to Hyderabad. She has etched her name in badminton history, amassing 24 international titles, including 10 super series titles.
Starting her car journey with a BMW 3 series, a 2019 gift from Sachin Tendulkar, valued at 42.7 lacs, and a Toyota Fortuner worth 30.5 lacs, Nehwal now adds a Mercedes Benz worth 1.7 crore to her impressive fleet.
As a trailblazer for Indian badminton, she represented the country in the 2008 Beijing, 2012 London, and 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Nehwal made history in 2012, becoming the first Indian woman to clinch a badminton medal at the Olympics, securing a bronze in London.
Married to fellow badminton player Parupalli Kashyap, Nehwal’s journey is a testament to her dedication and passion for the sport. In her own words, “I believe in giving my 100% in everything I do; that’s my mantra for success.” Her remarkable achievements and commitment continue to inspire aspiring athletes across the nation.