Once again Sindhu proved that she is a real star, she bagged a silver in Hong Kong Open Super Series, 2016. She had a tough finals against a Chinese player Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying but unfortunately she lost. Sindhu was aiming for her second successive Super Series title but lost 15-21 17-21 in the 41-minute women’s singles clash. pv sindhu fan club
Tai Tzu-ying is a 22 years female badminton player from Taiwan. Sindhu recently won a match against Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying in Rio Olympics and it was like sweet revenge for Tzu Ying. She now leads 5-3 in the head-to-head record against the Indian. pv sindhu hong kong super series , pv sindhu match
Tzu Ying’s smoothly handles almost everything that Sindhu threw at her stood out. The Taipei girl’s deft use of her wrist to control her shots was also admirable. However, Sindhu did not let Tzu Ying to simply run away and was tough till 10-10.Sindhu then took the lead at 11-10 when Tzu Ying miss-hit a smash which landed outside. But Tzu Ying drew level and took the lead soon after the break. Unfortunately the match ended where sindhu lost by 15-21 17-21.pv sindhu, pv sindhu silver medal , pv sindhu fan club , pv sindhu next match, pv sindhu details
Despite losing the final, Sindhu was pleased with her performance and said that it was just not her day.”Good game overall. It was her day. I played well but she played well at the net, she didn’t make any mistakes. There were good rallies. I’m happy with my performance. It’s okay, I’ll go back and train hard. It’s been a good two tournaments. A bit upset, but overall it went well. I congratulate her for her win,” Sindhu said.
She also said “I’ve played her many times. She’s a tricky player, has good strokes and deception. I was prepared for everything. But then one has to win and one has to lose. (Playing last week in China) It didn’t affect me. I was confident because of that. I played the final here. It was anybody’s game. It was her day, she played well.” pv sindhu rio , pv sindhu olympics , badminton player
Overall it was a tough match and sindhu has given her 100 percent. We all hope and wish for better luck for her next time.