Post match Sindhu was showered with hundreds of congratulatory and good luck messages from all quarters.

Actor Rajinikanth who rarely tweets, also praised and saluted the 21-year-old champion on Twitter. He declared himself as an avid fan of the young lady. His tweet has been retweeted over 15, 000 times and has got more than 28,000 within hours.

Rajinikanth took to Twitter and wrote: ''Hats off to you #PVSindhu .... I have become a great fan of yours ... Congratulations !''

Hats off to you PV Sindhu; you are a true champion.

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