Why netizen asks Saina Nehwal to ‘learn something from Ronaldo’?

New Delhi: Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal’s post on Instagram and Twitter triggered a row. One of the netizens asked her to ‘learn something from Ronaldo’.

In the post, she can be seen holding a soft drink bottle to celebrate Indian athletes competing at the Tokyo Olympics. In the caption, she wrote, “Our true heroes, our pride, our Olympians, are ready to strike at #Tokyo2020 and I’m cheering for them. Come on guys, I know you’ll make us proud. Here’s a #ThumsUp4India. Go team, sab #PalatDe! Here’s how you can show your support https://bit.ly/3itah67 @ThumsUpOfficial”.

Many netizens criticized her for promoting unhealthy lifestyle and some of the even compared her with footballer Cristiano Ronaldo who asked people to ‘drink water’ at a press conference ahead of Euro 2020 match.

MS Education Academy
https://twitter.com/MangalKumarSen1/status/1418249668501245954

Meanwhile, Saina Nehwal’s husband and badminton player Parupalli Kashyap termed the row ‘silly’. In a telephonic conversation with a media person, he said that the row can be due to the Ronaldo incident, New Indian Express reported.

He further appreciated the campaign of the soft drink company.

Subscribe us on The Siasat Daily - Google News
Back to top button