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World Badminton Championships 2018, Women's Singles, Semifinal: PV Sindhu vs Akane Yamaguchi, Live Match Updates

The match is underway now! Sindhu has taken the first set 21-16!
Updated: 04 August 2018 19:28 IST - Published: 04 August 2018 16:09 IST
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Sindhu will have a face-off with Carolina Marin in the finals tomorrow!
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Sindhu comes back in both games and takes the match away swiftly in 21-16, 24-22!!
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What a woman!
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AND SINDHU WINS IN STRAIGHT SETS IN WHAT SEEMED LIKE AN IMPOSSIBLE MATCH!
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It's still match point for her!
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AND SINDHU IS BACK ON SERVE!
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After a marvellous rally, Yamaguchi ties Sindhu for a 22 all!
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Sindhu bags the next point!
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And Yamaguchi serves incorrectly caught in the nervous frenzy! 21 all, it is!
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Sindhu needs to defend it now!
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And suddenly Yamaguchi has game point.
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Sindhu misses a net return and it's 20 all.
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SO MANY POINTS COLLECTED ON THE TROT!
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AND WE HAVE MATCH POINT FOR SINDHU!!
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SINDHU IS ON FIRE TODAY!
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AND A WIDE RETURN FROM YAMAGUCHI AND IT'S 19 ALL!
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BELIEVE IT OR NOT, SINDHU IS JUST BEHIND YAMAGUCHI AT 18-19!!
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WHAT A DRAMATIC MATCH IS THIS!
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The girl's on fire today!
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It's 17-19 to Sindhu! 
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Yamaguchi falls face-flat as she misses a return! 
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Can she do it?
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Sindhu looks like she is back in the game! It's 15-19!
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The Indian lags behind at 14-19!
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Sindhu attempts a comeback!
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The Japanese races ahead to a 19-12 lead. 
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The chances of stopping Yamaguchi in this game seem sleek.
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A mean dropshot from Yamaguchi later, she leads 17-12.
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Yamaguchi's return falls long and it's 12-15!
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Can Sindhu stop Yamaguchi from taking this game?
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Sindhu wins back serve just in time and it's 11-15!
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Yamaguchi looks to be sailing ahead in this game.
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Yamaguchi still leads 12-9!
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A brilliant rally later, Sindhu loses the serve. 
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It's 8-11 with the Indian on the chase!
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Sindhu gets back service!
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Sindhu will have to really pull up her socks if she wants to avoid the pressure of a three setter!
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Yamaguchi again leads the way to a 11-7 lead.
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A couple of net misses for Yamaguchi and Sindhu comes up 7-8!
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Sindhu begins to close in and it's 6-8!
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A sudden and powerful smash from Sindhu and it's 8-5 to the Indian from Hyderabad!
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Yamaguchi's return falls wide and it's 7-4!
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Yamaguchi steals back the serve in no time.
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Sindhu wins back serve and it's 3-6!
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Sindhu gets another point on the table but still lags behind Yamaguchi at 2-5
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Sindhu needs another comeback NOW!
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Yamaguchi leads again 4-1.
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The rallies are getting intense!
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The score reads 1-2 with the Japanese leading.