Source: News Bharati English20 Nov 2016 12:47:16
Beijing, November 20: India’s badminton champion P.V. Sindhu wins her first super series tittle by winning the finals of China Open Superseries. Sindhu was playing against the Chinese badminton player, Sun Yu on Sunday and defeated her by score of 21-11, 17-21 and 21-11. Sindhu by winning finals has proved her caliber.
Sindhu defeated Sun Yu in the first set with 21-11, later the match became fierce between the two and Sindhu lost the second set with a score of 17-21. In the third set Sidhu finally pulled her socks up and giving a tough competition to her competitor won the set by 21-11.Though the China Open Superseries have always witnessed domination by Chinese players, Sindhu created history by earnig the tittle. Sindhu earlier bagged the Silver medal at Rio Olympics 2016 against Sun Yu and is a two time bronze medallist at World Championship.
Defeating Porntip Buranaprasertsuk by 22-20, 21-15 Sindhu booked her position in quarterfinals. During quarterfinals she defeated HE Bingjiao with a score of 22-20, 21-10 and Zhang Beiwen with 18-21, 22-20, 21-17 in the second round.
Earlier, Saina Nehwal had reached the final of the tournament, in the year 2014 and 2015. Nehwal had won the tournament two years ago. After Nehwal Sindhu has become next player from India to win the popular title.
People haven already taken over social media to express their gratitude over Sindhu's victory. Also, VIjay goel and Jayant Sinha congratulated Sindhu.