PV Sindhu wins maiden China Open Super Series title:
Olympic medalist PV SINDHU wins her maiden super series title 2016 by defeating Sun 21-11, 17-21, 21-11. The super clash between lasted an hour and nine minutes.
By winning the China Open, PV Sindhu showed that’s she is the first Indian women to win the Olympic sliver medal in this year.
World No. 11 Sindhu had come into the match with a 2-3 head-to-head record but then statistics counted little when she took the court at the Haixia Olympic Sports Center.
In the second game, Sindhu had a slender 6-3 lead which she extended to 11-7 and 14-10. But Sun soon broke the rhythm by mixing her strokes and coming up with steep and powerful body smashes to catch up with the Indian at 14-14.
A sharp smash and a superb return on Sindhu’s backhand helped Sun grab a 18-16 lead which became 19-16 after the Indian lost a video referral. At 20-16, Sun hit the nets but she roared back into contest when Sindhu’s stretched low return at the forecourt could not cross the net.
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Final Round where Sindhu Clinched the Title:
In the third round of the game Sindhu was back to her winning side. in the battle of supremacy the duo locked them self and started playing amazing shots.
As the result score was (6-6) in the third round. By smashing amazing return to Sun, Sindhu manage to take a lead of (10-6). A few errors help Sun to increase her score to (8-10)
Sindhu started a complete dominating session over Sun. She made sure that no chance is left for Sun to bounce back into the game.
Saina Nehwal have this China Open title in 2014. Now Sindhu have won it for India in this Year.
Sindhu had reached her maiden Super Series final at the Denmark Open last year but the title eluded her then as she lost in straight games to 2012 Olympic champion China’s Li Xuerei.
Finally, Sindhu won the China Super Series Title 2016 by defeating Sun.