“Getting chosen for the Paralympics is a dream that I’m dwelling. I’m grateful to all my coaches and household for his or her fixed assist. I actually hope I reside as much as everybody’s expectations and win a gold for the nation,” Nagar informed TOI.
The 21-year-old, who hails from Jaipur, made the headlines in April after successful gold in each the singles and males’s doubles occasion on the third Fazza Dubai Para Badminton Worldwide in Dubai. Nagar trains in Lucknow underneath para badminton nationwide coach Gaurav Khanna. “Earlier than the occasion there isn’t any match scheduled and will probably be solely coaching that I’ll keep on with earlier than leaving for Tokyo,” the para shuttler stated.
Paralympics 2021 will probably be held from August 24 to September 5. This 12 months Badminton will make a debut in Paralympics and up to now, 5 gamers have made the minimize for the occasion in Tokyo. Palak Kohli and Parul Parmar had acquired an official invite for the SL3-SU5 doubles occasion on Could 21.
“I’d have a look at it by way of what if there’s a podium end for me. Doing issues for the primary time has its personal thrill. I’m maintaining myself composed,” stated Nagar, who’s at the moment ranked no. 2.