PV Sindhu Reaches Semi Final Beating World No 2 Wang YihanYasodha Devi (Author) Published Date : Aug 17, 2016 15:28 IST Sports News
PV Sindhu Reaches Semi Final Beating World No 2 Wang Yihan
PV Sindhu enters Semi Final beating world no. 2 player Wang Yihan of China in Rio 2016 Olympics. India's Badminton player PV Sindhu by her remarkable play won the thrilling match of women's singles quarter finals and enters the semi finals.
She had won with 22-20, 21-19 with her flawless play. Sindhu became second Indian to enter semi final in Olympics badminton after Saina Nehwal done before in 2012 London Olympics.
Both players showed their powerful skills in this match. There had been very tough competition for both players. With some brilliant smashes Sindhu won the match. Sindhu gave hope light to India through her winning. She has to play Semi final against Japan's Nazomi Okuhara on Thursday. If she wins she would play Gold medal match and which gives assurance of at least Silver medal. If she loss, she has to play bronze medal match with the other semi final loser.
It is a great honor to her parents PV Ramanna, P Vijaya and her coach Pullela Gopichand. Her parents credited he coach for his full efforts to molded her daughter. Her father Ramanna encouraged her with full support and drove her everyday to the training centre at 4 pm.
Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan congratulated her winning and lauds her stunning performance.
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 17, 2016
So many congrats @Pvsindhu1, that was an incredible match :).
— Sorabh Pant (@hankypanty) August 17, 2016
— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) August 17, 2016
Just two more matches for her. If she gives same performance and energy she will deserve the next. Good Luck to the eminent player.