Pramod Bhagat on his very special win.
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Sarkar on his bronze: “This is a dream come true and a dream moment. I would like to dedicate this whole tournament and moment to the whole country. But this particular moment I’d like to dedicate to my wife because she has encouraged me to put my anger on the court. The medal is for my country and the match is for my wife.”
Bhagat on the final: What a match, what a medal!
On the comeback in the second game:
“I just focused. There was a lot of drift and I focused on each and every point, and I focused on playing the shuttle. My focus was on each point, rather than winning the whole game. Every point was crucial.”
On winning Paralympic gold:
“This is the first time Para badminton has featured at the Paralympic Games and it is a very proud moment for me to represent India. It’s a first gold medal for India in Para badminton…