Indian shuttler PV Sindhu is taking on Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara in the women’s singles final of the Thailand Open. Sindhu had defeated Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska Tunjung 23-12, 16-21, 21-9 in the semis to storm into the final.
Here are the highlights from the match:
Nozomi Okuhara beats PV Sindhu, 21-15, 21-18.
# Sindhu hits the net to hand Okuhara the title. Okuhara takes the second set 21-18.
# Sindhu attempts a smash but fails to hit the target. Okuhara on the verge of victory here. 19-18.
# Both the players are level at 12-12
# Comeback!! Okuhara makes a remarkable comeback to lead Sindhu 7-6. This match might go down to the wire.
# Resilient Sindhu dominates early in the second set as she leads Okuhara 5-1.
# A set of long rallies but Okuhara maintained her lead to take the first set. PV Sindhu is under pressure now.
#Nozomi Okuhara clinched the opening game 21-15