PV Sindhu is through to the final of the China Open Superseries subsequent to originating from an game down to beat Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea 11-21, 23-21, 21-19. She will confront Sun Yu of China in the final match on Sunday. However, the last meeting between the two came more than two years ago. This is the third year consecutively that an Indian lady will be in the last of the enormous occasion which has generally observed Chinese mastery. In 2014, Saina Nehwal won the competition however in 2015 she wound up as runner up to Li Xuerui. Presently, PV Sindhu will contend with another Chinese for the title.
Sindhu has been in wonderful frame subsequent to winning the silver medal at the Rio Olympics – to become the best performance by an Indian shuttler at the Summer Games.To add to Sindhu’s ability, she saved three match points in the second game to hold her nerves and keep the challenge going. From 17-20 down, she spared the three match points and afterward made it 21-20 to win significant four points in row.
Her rival on Sunday – Sun Yu – is a best in class player in Chinese badminton and has effectively made a stamp by ascending to number nine in the rankings and is seeded eighth at the China Open.Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu progressed to the elimination rounds of the China Open in the wake of defeating neighborhood most loved He Bingjiao in straight games at the USD 700,000 Super Series Premier event, on Friday.
PV Sindhu scored up a 22-20 21-10 win over Bingjiao, who has won four titles – Bitburger Open, French Open, Japan Open and Swiss Open – this season in women’s singles competition.
Interestingly, Sindhu won’t have a rematch with top seed and world No. 1 Carolina Marin. The Spaniard lost her quarterfinal tie against Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying 10-21, 20-22.