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PV Sindhu vs Leung Yuet Yee, Live Badminton Score and Updates, Hong Kong Open Superseries 2017 Round 1

PV Sindhu def Leung Yuet Yee, 21-18, 21-10 to enter the second round
Updated: 22 November 2017 14:01 IST - Published: 22 November 2017 13:24 IST
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That's the kind of start she needed before she faces some quality opponents in Hong Kong.
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Wow! What a dominant performance from Sindhu in the second game! After making her way out of trouble in the opener, she simply raised her level by several notches and played a fabulous game.


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Final score: PV Sindhu def Leung Yuet Yee, 21-18, 21-10 in 26 minutes to enter the second round.
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Sindhu wraps it up, 21-10.
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Yee saves a couple and makes it 10-20
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She makes it 20-8 with 12 match points in hand.
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But Sindhu is now very much within the finish line.

She is up 18-8
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Yee trying her best to slow down the pace of the game and disrupt Sindhu's rhythm

She pulls one back and trails 7-17
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Yee is simply a spectator....all she can do is stand and admire her opponent's brilliance!

Sindhu up 17-6
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It's a TEN-POINT LEAD FOR SINDHU now

15-5
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And she continues to be unstoppable!

It's 13-4 for the World No. 2
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It's smooth sailing for Sindhu and she leads 11-4 at the interval.
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Yee pulled one back but Sindhu dashes her hopes and extends her lead to 10-4
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And she is racing away now!

8-3 is the lead for Sindhu!
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But Sindhu uses her aggression to take the next 3 points and lead 3-2
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SECOND GAME

Leung once more makes a great start to a new game and is now up 2-0
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Sindhu bags the opener, 21-18
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Now Sindhu doesn't stop!

She quickly goes up to game points...20-18
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And the 2016 runner-up has LEVELLED it!

18-18
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Still a one-point gap with Sindhu trailing at 17-18
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But Yee refuses to give up!

She is still ahead, 17-16
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The rallies are much longer now.

Sindhu has one going in her favour as she closes in on 15-16
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It's 15-13 for the local hope.

That's some show of maturity!
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In a major plot twist, the 17-year-old now wrests away the momentum from Sindhu and builds a lead of 13-12