PV Sindhu enters final of the Malaysian Grand Prix Gold
Sindhu won her semifinal in three games.
PV Sindhu continued her fine run at the 2016 Malaysia Grand Prix Gold defeating Sung Ji-Hyun 21-19 12-21 21-10 in the semi-final of the competition on Saturday.
The 20-year-old began the match on a positive note, taking a 2-0 lead before came back to win 6 out of the next 10 points to level the score at 6-6 and then took an 8-6 lead at the interval mark. However, it was the Indian who took control after the break. winning 7 points straight from the 11-11 mark to go 18-11 up and despite a fine late surge from Sung, clinched the game 21-19.
The second game saw Sung come storming back into the contest as she raced away to a 7-2 lead in the game and then at the 10-10, took total control of proceedings, winning 11 out of the next 13 points to seal the game 21-12.
The decider proved to be a completely one-sided affair from the word go as Sindhu absolutely raced away to a commanding lead over her opponent, providing no openings whatsoever and won the game 21-10 to book her place on Sunday.
Final Scoreline- PV Sindhu beat Sung Ji-Hyun 21-19 12-21 21-10