After narrowly missing out on a medal at the Rio Olympic Games last month, Dipa Karmakar has said that she aspires to beat Olympic champion Simone Biles at the Tokyo Games in 2020
Sachin Tendulkar was speaking at a function in Hyderabad, where Rio Olympics silver medallist shuttler PV Sindhu and bronze-winning grappler Sakshi Malik along with gymnast Dipa Karmakar and badminton coach Pullela Gopichand were presented BMW cars
Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar missed the Olympic bronze medal by a whisker in the vault final at the 2016 Rio Games.
Khel Ratna is the highest sporting honour in India. PV Sindhu, Sakshi Malik won medals in Rio 2016 while Dipa Karmakar and Jitu Rai did well in the Olympics
Dipa Karmakar and her gymnastics coach Bisweshwar Nandi were accorded a warm reception in Agartala upon their return from Rio Olympics
Dipa Karmakar became the first Indian gymnast to qualify for an Olympic final. The Tripura gymnast practiced the 'Produnova', considered the death vault, more than 1000 times in a span of three months to prepare herself for Rio 2016