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Actor Deepika Padukone talks about how sports changed her life and helped her fight depression
Actor Deepika Padukone says that sports changed her life and even taught her to fight with her two-year long depression.
The 30-year-old Bajirao Mastani actor took to social media to motivate youth into playing sports.
Deepika, who is a badminton player, said that sports has kept her going and helped her face difficult situations. She says, “Sport has taught me how to handle failure. It has also taught me how to handle success. It has kept me grounded. It has taught me humility.”
Deepika mentioned that the never dying athlete inside her gave her the strength to fight.
She adds, "Two years ago I struggled with depression. I was sinking. I almost gave up. But it was the athlete in me that gave me the strength to fight and never ever give up! Sport has taught me to survive.”