As the Tokyo Olympics come to a close, we a look at the medallists and those who came within touching distance of glory but couldn't quite make it to the podium.
India will play New Zealand in their opener on Saturday and Mandeep Singh, who is making his Olympic debut, said they are geared up for the job ahead.
The Indian badminton contingent will field four shuttlers in three different events, headlined by a very determined PV Sindhu and debutant B Sai Praneeth.
According to a source in the Sports Ministry, the Indian contingent is expected to leave the country a day after the official send-off ceremony.
With the marquee event on the horizon, Rani is aware of the major competitors she could face in her weight category at Tokyo.
The country's lone individual Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra was the flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.