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PV Sindhu vs Tai Tzu Ying Live Score and Commentary Hong Kong Open Final

Updated: 27 November 2016 12:24 IST - Published: 27 November 2016 11:22 IST
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This is Tai's second Hong Kong Open Superseries title. That was some devastating combination of attack and deception from the World No. 3 and she fully deserved it! And with that, Sindhu's nine-match winning streak comes to an end!

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FULL SCORE: 21-15, 21-17 win for Tai

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As the Indian finds the net, Tai wins 21-17.

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Sindhu saves one with some fantastic retrieving skills. 

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However Sindhu's joy is short-lived. Tai now up 20-16 with four match points in hand.

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POINT OF THE MATCH!!!!! Sindhu goes for angular attacking shots and wins a 32-shot rally for 16-18

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Sindhu is trying her best to reduce the deficit and has made it 15-17

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Tai is running away now. Up 17-13

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Sindhu got to 12-13 but finds the net in her rush to return. Tai up 15-12 and is looking to widen the gap. 

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Tai has come back with an attacking mode and it is Sindhu now who is erring. Tai up 12-11

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A hasty smash from Tai lands long and understandably the Taipei shuttler looks dejected. Sindhu up 11-10 at the interval.

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Sindhu forces an error from Tai and they are now 10-10

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The touches are so good from Tai and they are preventing Sindhu from running away with a lead even when she gets one. Currently, they are all square at 9-9

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Tai keeps on cleverly mixing up her game with some brilliant disguise but Sindhu is also staying with her through her array of attacking shots. Now Sindhu is up 7-6

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Brilliant footwork from Tai and they are level at 4-4

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Sindhu showing some excellent defence early in the second game but miscues a shot for 4-2.

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GAME 2

Sindhu is returning better and is currently up 3-1

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Sindhu really needs to up her attacking game and prevent the fourth seed from allowing her deceptive net game to work.

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Sindhu's shot lands wide and the former champion has taken the first game 21-15.

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Sindhu's high smash finds the net and Tai is up 19-14

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Sindhu makes the Taipei player run to the backcourt and miss a no-look backhand to get back one point for 12-18. And the Indian looks to have freed up a bit and has made it 14-18 now.

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Once more, Tai hurting Sindhu with a wondrous backhand volley to go up 17-10. She has extended the lead to 18-11

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Sindhu finally stops Tai's march with an attacking smash and is now 10-15

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Tai's deceptive game is hurting the Indian badly here. She is making Sindhu run all over the court and finishing the point beautifully with a gentle drop. The former champion is now up 14-8

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some excellent retrieving by both players but it is the fourth seed who comes up with a rally-winning angular forehand shot for 11-8