PV Sindhu wins Korea Open title

HYDERABAD: Star shuttler PV Sindhu defeated Nozomi Okuhara and become the first Indian to clinch the Korea Open Super Series title.

It was a brilliant performance by the young talented Sindhu and as she won the title she lifted her arms in delight after defeating the Japanese world champion. “It’s a very good match and I am happy to beat her. Both of us fought hard as anyone wants to win the final. Maybe it’s sweet revenge in the end,” Sindhu stated to media.

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Sindhu also praised her opponent and said: “With players like Okuhara you have to expect long rallies. I realised that I needed to be very patient and avoided making mistakes, said Sindhu, who pocketed around R 29 lakh with this victory.

By making a splendid recovery in the first game Sindhu made her inten clear. Trailing 18-20 with Okuhara jus a point away from victory, Sindhu came up with a four-point burst to surprise her rival.

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