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Deepika approached by Olympics board to be their brand ambassador

Deepika Padukone is the only stunningly beautiful star who is in demand for her glamorous self as for her sporty side. As much as she is desired for glamorous magazine covers, she is also desired by all sports institutions to attract youngsters to sports or sporting activity. In fact, Deepika herself was a state level badminton player.


After being the face of F1 in India, Deepika has been approached for a motivational campaign that is being worked upon for Olympics next year and at the same time has been approached for becoming the face of badminton in India. The Olympics Board wants her to promote and encourage young generation to take up sports in a big way.


Explains a source from the Board promoting Olympics, "We are looking for a celebrity to promote sports. We need people to believe that if this person can achieve so much at such a young age so can they. In case of Deepika, she is a true young achiever. She has achieved so much at such a young age."


Deepika too is keen to give her time to the motivational campaign, which will be addressed to Indians so that we as a nation can win and achieve more at the Olympics. "My first love continues to be sports and I would love to do any campaign that encourages people to take up sports in our country", says Deepika.


The official Olympics spokesperson confirms, "Yes she has been approached and in all meetings, the board has been saying that she is the only one they would like as she has a very strong bond with sports and achieved so much."

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