Sindhu becomes the first Indian to win the Korea Open Superseries with an outstanding 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 win over Nozomi Okuhara in the much-talked-about women’s singles final in Seoul.
Championship-point for Sindhu….She came out victorious in tiring rallies and did not succumb to the pressure in the third game
Sindhu is moving confidently and lifting the shuttle with ease. Okuhara needs to get going from here or Sindhu will run away with the lead.
Sindhu hits a crosscourt shot to unsettle Okuhara. She uses her height to reach the shuttle quickly and execute the shot swiftly.
The second game goes in Okuhara’s favour as she dominates the court with an easy win against Sindhu. It was all about her quickness at the net and her ability to keep on retrieving. Sindhu lost her footing after the break.