Parakash Padukone, Ranveer Singh (Picture Credit: Instagram)
Actor Ranveer Singh on Monday took a second to applaud his father-in-law, badminton legend Prakash Padukone, who modified the situation of Indian badminton by changing into the primary individual of this nation to win the celebrated All England Open 40 years in the past. “40 years in the past on today, Prakash Padukone modified the destiny of badminton forver. He gained the All England Championship in London’s Wembley Enviornment, creating historical past for Indian sports activities. An unprecedented, landmark victory that shines everlastingly in th annals of time…#legend…#proud, (sic)” Ranveer wrote on Instagram. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone Are Casually Giving Out #CoupleGoals Whereas In Quarantine! (View Pic).
He additionally shared just a few photos of Prakash Padukone from the championship.
On the age of 24, Prakash Padukone defeated two-time defending champion Liem Swie King of Indonesia 15-3, 15-10 at Wembley Stadium on March 23, 1980.
Earlier within the day, Prakash Padukone’s daughter Deepika penned a heartfelt observe for her father. “Papa, Your contribution to Badminton and Indian Sport is immeasurable! Thank You to your inspiring show of dedication, self-discipline, willpower and years of laborious work! They do not make you such as you anymore… We love you and are pleased with you! Thank You for being you!” Deepika wrote.
On the work entrance, Deepika and Ranveer can be seen sharing display house collectively in Kabir Khan’s “’83”.