Dipa Karmakar, the name bounced in the Rio. She became a national hero when she reached the female individual vault finals at the Rio Olympics last month by performing the Produnova Vault. It wouldn’t be far-fetched to say that Dipa Karmakar is the influencing icon of the nation and the sports world! Apart from medallists PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, the 19-year old is the most positive story to come out of Rio for India. Her growing fan base has seen a new addition in USA’s Simone Biles, who won four gold medals including a prolific victory in Dipa’s Vault category. View more at #MakeInIndiaCC .
One such admirer is Simone Biles, who won gold at the vault finals. Infact it was her finish that denied Dipa a bronze at the last moment. Biles feels that Produnova is extremely life-threatening and it takes courage to execute it. She admits […]