HYDERABAD: Badminton star PV Sindhu, who has won Silver at the World Championship, On Wednesday selected as the main brand ambassador of tyre producer Bridgestone India. PV has signed a three-year agreement with Bridgestone India, a subsidiary of Bridgestone which is one of the supporters for the Olympics 2020 in Japan.
Addressing journalists in Hyderabad, Kazutoshi Oyama, official chief, Bridgestone India, stated, "The three-year affiliation will see Sindhu's investment in Bridgestone's actions around its overall Olympic association. We are excited to declare her name as Bridgestone India's first-historically speaking brand ambassador."
The National awardee becomes the first Indian woman player to win an Olympic silver medal in the Olympic Games Rio 2016. Bridgestone declared its Worldwide Olympic Partnership in 2014, making a long term association to the International Olympic Committee that proceeds through 2024.