PV Sindhu Shines One More Time


P.V. Sindhu passed up her first title of the year and the primary Super 1000 title of her vocation after she was beaten in straight diversions by Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in the last of Indonesia Open, here on Sunday. Sindhu lost the match 21-15, 21-16 in under an hour to endure her fifth thrashing to Yamguchi.

This was the fifteenth gathering between the two players Sindhu still holds a 10-5 straight on lead over her. The primary game was a nearby undertaking with the two players going head to head for a lot of it. After 8-8, nonetheless, it was the Hyderabadi shuttler who accepting three continuous focuses as Yamaguchi missed her lines and the world no. 5 positioned Indian went into the primary game interim with a 11-8 lead. Yamaguchi then battled back and the game was level until 14-14.

The Japanese went in all out attack mode again and hustled to a 18-14 lead. She inevitably stretched out the streak to nine striaght focuses and won 21-15 out of 21 minutes. The Japanese never took her foot off the pedal after that and the subsequent game was a significantly more uneven undertaking. She has had two semi-last completes this year — at the India Open in March, the Singapore Open in April. She will next be seen at the Japan Open in July and the Thailand Open in August ahead of the pack up to the BWF World Championships.