By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : July 17, 2018, 08:16
Duration : 05:14
Wheelchair tennis player Madhusudhan H aims to win Gold at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics
Madhusudhan H is a 21-year-old wheelchair tennis player from Bengaluru. He lost his legs to a freak accident on a train journey is 2008. He took up the sport after being encouraged by the APD (Association of People with Disability) and has not turned back since then. He recently participated in an ITF event in Sweden - the Panthera Midnight Sun tournament - and had the experience of playing with Paralympians Peter Vikstrom and Petter Edstorm. He hopes that he can battle the odds and play the Wimbledon someday. He also targets a podium finish at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. In this video, Madhusudhan speaks about his journey so far, the train accident, the challenges facing a wheelchair tennis player and his experience in Sweden. Watch!