With re reference to the chapter 'Reach for the top'. Write a descriptive paragraph on both Santosh Yadav and Maria Sharapova.


Santosh Yadav's life is a perfect example to prove that determination and correct choice at path always lead to success. Her life inspires and motivates all to believe in the immense potential and ability of girls. She believed in herself, her dreams and aspirations. Though she faced a lot of opposition from the people around she knew she had to do it. With God’s grace she became the first woman in the world to climb Mount Everest twice. Als, she was the first woman to successfully climb Mt Everest from Kangshung Face. She is an inspiration to all of us. She teaches us to believe in the beauty of our dreams.

 Maria Sharapova became the top player in the world women’s tennis player rankings in the year 2005. She made great sacrifices to achieve her goal. At the tender age of nine, she left her home in Siberia, Russia to get training in tennis. She went to Florida in USA with her father. Maria suffered a painful separation from her mother for a period of two years. She could not see her father too as he remained busy working, arranging funds for all her needs. She was bullied by her seniors and being a foreigner, she had to suffer all that patiently. Her mantra for success was to work hard and face the toughest competition. Her hobbies include fashion, singing and dancing. She loves reading novels written by Arthur Conan Doyle. The monetary gains and the fame incurred by Maria are well deserved.


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