On Sunday Indian badminton superstar and two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu defeated China’s Zhi Yi 21-9, 11-21, 21-15 to collect her first Super 500 title, and send out a warning to her rivals ahead of Commonwealth Games that takes place in Birmingham. It took her just 12 minutes to wrap up the opening game which included winning thirteen consecutive points. However Wang Zhi fought back in superb fashion to draw level as he gained the 2nd game.
The Singapore Open 2022 win is the third title win for the 28-year-old PV Sindhu this season, whereas it is also her maiden title win at the Singapore Open.
She won the first game in a dominating fashion before she lost the second game.
Singapore Open 2022
WS – Final
21 11 21 P V Sindhu PUSARLA
9 21 15 Zhi Yi WANG in 58 minutes
This was PV Sindhu’ 3rd final of 2022, having won the Syed Modi International and Swiss Open BWF Super 300 titles back in the months of January and March, respectively.
General VK Singh tweeted: Another day of pride for the country as PV Sindhu claims gold at the Singapore Open. Controlled aggression at its best. Well done!