World champion and Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu and World No. 11 Michael Lee have been appointed ambassadors for the International Olympic Committee’s ‘Olympic in Sports’ campaign. The World Badminton Federation gave this information on Monday. Sindhu was happy to be the ambassador of the campaign, saying that she would always stand with her teammates about cheating or competition manipulation.
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Sindhu and Lee have been global ambassadors of BWF’s ‘I’m Badminton Campaign’ since April last year. The Badminton Association of India (BAI) general secretary Ajay Singhania, who praised Sindhu, said it was a recognition of his loyalty, fairness and honesty to the sport. He has played this game with complete dedication in his career. BAI is very happy to have selected its champion player on the world stage for this honor. In the release of ‘Indus,’ it is an honor to be named Messenger by the IOC. I stand with my teammates against any kind of fraud or competition manipulation. We are strongmen together. ‘