Carolina Marin is a Spanish professional badminton player. She was a Flamenco dancer before and came to know about badminton when she saw her friend playing the sport and introduced her to the game. It was basically love at first serve!
Apart from being Europe’s youngest badminton world champion, Carolina Marin is the reigning Olympic Champion, three-time World Champion, four-time European Champion and the former World’s No. 1 in BWF rankings for the women’s singles discipline, holding the World No. 1 title for a record number of 66 weeks. She has become the World Champion in women’s singles three times, winning in 2014, 2015 and 2018. Carolina has won her first Olympics gold medal in women’s singles at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Amazing right?
Check out the video to know more about the ace badminton player’s journey!