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PV Sindhu vs Chen Xiaoxin Live Score and Commentary Australian Open 2017 Second Round

PV Sindhu wins, 21-13, 21-18
Updated: 22 June 2017 14:16 IST - Published: 22 June 2017 13:20 IST
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Final score: 21-13, 21-18 win for PV Sindhu
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PV SINDHU WINS!!!!!!! She is into the quarter-finals!!
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TWO MATCH POINTS for Sindhu at 20-18
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Sindhu again inches ahead to 19-17...will she be able to close it out this time?
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And 17-18 now 
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Chen is again trying to make another comeback....such determination from this girl..she trails 16-18
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It's 18-15 now
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And it's a THREE-POINT lead now....17-14
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It's 16-14 now for the Indian
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Sindhu has staved off her challenge for now to lead 15-13
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Chen is not giving up....it's 14-13
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FOUR STRAIGHT POINTS FOR SINDHU...14-11
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Two quick points for Sindhu on resumption...11-11
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It's Chen who leads 11-10 at the break.
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Chen grabbed a lead of 10-9 but the next point goes in Sindhu's favour after a long rally....10-10
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9-9 now
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And Chen has erased it quickly....8-8
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It continues to be tight although Sindhu has a slim lead of 8-7 now
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And it is 6-6
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And it's back to 5-5
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Sindhu claws her way back to 4-5
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And suddenly, Chen has found a fresh burst of energy here....she leads 5-2 now
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And it's back to level....2-2
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SECOND GAME

Chen makes a fast start, leads 2-1
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And Sindhu grabs the opener, 21-13
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SEVEN game points for Sindhu at 20-13
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And now 19-12
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It's a SIX-POINT Lead now for Sindhu at 18-12 as she gets close to wrapping this up
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And she adds two more points to her tally to make it 17-10
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Chen is trying her best to prolong the rallies and extract an error from Sindhu but so far, she hasn't been successful much. It's 15-10 for Sindhu.
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Sindhu stops her march and makes it 13-9 in no time
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And the second one too...she trails 8-11
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The rallies are becoming longer and exhausting after the break....Chen takes the first point to close the gap to 7-11
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Sindhu has an 11-6 advantage at half-time
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And she has raced away to 10-6...fully in control of this game now
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It's still a two-point gap.....the fifth seed is ahead, 8-6
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It's 7-5 for the Indian now
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Chen gets back a couple of points to pull within one point....5-6
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Sharp, aggressive.....Sindhu goes up to 6-3
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And the Indian is steadily separating herself from Chen...up 5-3
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Sindhu continues to have a slender lead of 3-2
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And PV Sindhu makes a blazing start...up 2-0
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Good afternoon and welcome to the Sportskeeda liveblog of the Australian Open second round featuring India's PV Sindhu. The fifth seed has a relatively easy opposition in the second round in the form of World No. 22 Chen Xiaoxin of China.

This is their first meeting.