Spanish Olympic champ Carolina Marín confessed medal won at the World Badminton Championships in China is “special” as it comes after a difficult time in which she hadn’t been able to give the best of herself.
“I have no words to describe the emotion I feel. I am super happy, it has been an incredible week here in China, in front of the entire Asian empire”, athlete (eighth in the world) said.
Marín became the athlete with the most Badminton World Championships in history after winning her third title in the Chinese city of Taikang when she beat India’s Pusarla Venkata Sindhu (21-19, 21-10) in a match that started tied but that He soon opted for the Spanish side.
The Olympic champion in Rio 2016 adds this world title to the two obtained in 2014 and 2015 and with three titles she becomes the player that has won more World Cups since this competition was established in 1977.
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“Well, we have achieved it: gold medal, third World Championships. I have no words to describe emotion I feel. I’m super happy, it’s been an amazing week here in China in front of the entire Asian empire. The truth is that this medal is very special for me after spending a complicated time. Thanks to all my team for always believing in me at every moment, for making me believe in myself that I can win another world championship. Thanks to all of Spain for all the support I have received during all the weeks, so this medal belongs to all of you. Thank you.”
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está hablando de un campeonato que ha ganado recientemente.
está hablando de un campeonato que acaba de empezar.
está hablando de lo que sintió cuando ganó su primera medalla de oro.
estuvo a punto de ganar su tercer mundial.
ya ha ganado tres veces un mundial de bádminton.
esta es la primera vez que gana un mundial.
Un poco contenta.
muestra su agradecimiento a todo el mundo que la ha apoyado.
solo tiene palabras de agradecimiento para su equipo.
no llega a dar las gracias a nadie por ganar el campeonato.
porque es la primera vez que gana una competición.
porque ha pasado por momentos difíciles.
porque es el primer oro que gana.