On Sunday, Rio Olympics silver medallist PV Sindhu made a power pack performance defeating the ruling Spain ‘s Olympic champion Carolina 21-19 21-16 by winning India Open Super Series title 2017.
India Open Superseries Title 2017
The triumph also deteriorated down Sindhu’s neck-and-neck record against the Spaniard to 4-5.
She had last beaten Marin in the BWF Super Series in Dubai 2016.
Earlier, Viktor Axelsen of Denmark achieves success by winning the men’s singles title thrashing Chinese Taipei’s Tien Chen Chou in straight games.
The sports star came out with a purpose and looked determined tom take out a revenge.
Sindhu vs Marin: India Open Superseries title 2017
On the day, she was far better than Marin Carolina controlling the goings-on with ease.
Indian shuttler was guilty of committing many of unforced errors with neat drops and strong cross-court hit also keeps the Spaniard at bay.
In both the games, it was P.V Sindhu who took the initiative and set the speed with early leads. In the opening game, she competed to a 6-1 lead before Marin slowly and steadily slashed her way back into the event.
After the first 6 points, it was a close fight between the two world’s best shuttlers. Sindhu went into the smash with a slim 11-9 lead.
However, the intense fight continued and at one stage both the sportswoman were locked at 16-16 when Marin Carolina clinched a shining rally with a cross-court drop shot.
Marin took a slim 19-18 lead over Sindhu for the first time, but the Indians come again strongly to refuse her contender any breathing space with a hit.
But P.V Sindhu on Sunday was just way above her opponent as she managed to hold on to her top position to go into the lead by 11-9.
In other India Open title 2017 bangs, Shiho Tanaka and Koharu Yonemoto from japan shocked Naoko Fukuman and Kurumi Yonao 16-21 21-19 21-10 to lift the women’s doubles title.
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