Indonesia Open Badminton Highlights Score: PV Sindhu stormed into the final with an easy win. © AFP
PV Sindhu defeated Chen Yu Fei 21-19, 21-10 on Saturday to book her place in the final of the Indonesia Open 2019. PV Sindhu trailed initially in both the games but came back strongly to brush aside the Chinese player in the semi-final match. At the mid-break of the first game, Sindhu was trailing by a point but she managed to take the game 21-19. In the second game, once PV Sindhu reduced the deficit, she was all over her Chinese opponent and eventually finished the match in straight games. Earlier in the day, Japan's Akane Yamaguchi defeated World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying 21-9. 21-15. Sindhu will now fight for the title against Yamaguchi on Sunday.
Badminton Match Score Highlights between PV Sindhu vs Chen Yu Fei, Indonesia Open Badminton Semi-finals at Jakarta, Indonesia.
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PV Sindhu storms into the final!
PV Sindhu defeated Chen Yu Fei in straight games to book her spot in the final of Indonesia Open 2019.
Magnificent from Sindhu!
A powerful smash and PV Sindhu is just three points away from a place in the final. She leads the second game 18-8.
Sindhu has extended her lead to seven points!
PV Sindhu is looking unstoppable against Chen Yu Fei. She leads the second game 15-8.
Sindhu leads 11-8 at the mid-break in second game!
PV Sindhu has comeback from 0-3 to take a three point lead at the mid-break in second game.
Five consecutive points for Sindhu!
Five consecutive points for PV Sindhu and she has turned the second game around on its head.
An unforced error from Chen Yu Fei has given PV Sindhu the first point in the second game.
Sindhu trails early in the second game!
Three consecutive points for Chen Yu Fei as she leads the second game 3-0.
PV Sindhu takes the first game!
After conceding an early lead, PV Sindhu fought back to take the first game 21-19 against Chen Yu Fei.
PV Sindhu takes the lead!
Chen Yu Fei had no answer to that drop shot from PV Sindhu.
Drop shot from Sindhu!
Drop shot from PV Sindhu and she levels the score in the first game at 18-18.
Majestic from Sindhu!
Smash down the line and PV Sindhu reduces the deficit to just two points. Trails 16-18.
Brilliant drop shot from Sindhu!
After a long rally, PV Sindhu takes the point with an exquisite drop shot.
Error in judgement from Sindhu!
PV Sindhu thought that the shuttle will go over the line, but it fell well inside the guideline. Chen Yu Fei now leads the game 15-12.
PV Sindhu is trailing 11-13!
An unforced error has given Chen Yu Fei a two point lead in the first game.
Four consecutive points for PV Sindhu!
PV Sindhu has fought her wat back into the contest with four points in a row and she draws level with Chen Yu Fei.
PV Sindhu is trailing 5-8!
Chen Yu Fei has been on the attack since the start of the game and she is leading the semi-final match 8-5.
Sindhu comes back with two consecutive points!
PV Sindhu gets back into the match with two quick points.
Chen Yu Fei takes an early lead!
The Chinese player gets the semi-final underway with an early lead of 3-0.
Warm-ups are underway!
PV Sindhu and Chen Yu Fei are out warming up before their semi-final clash.
Yuki Fukushima, Sayaka Hirota are through to the finals!
The Japanese duo has beaten China's Chen Qing Chen, Jia Yi Fan 21-14, 21-12 in straight games to book their place in the finals of the tournament.
The Japanese duo takes the first game!
Yuki Fukushima, Sayaka Hirota has taken the first game 21-14, Chen Qing Chen, Jia Yi Fan will have to fight back in the second game to stay alive in the match.
The Women's doubles semi-final is about to begin!
PV Sindhu will be live in action after the doubles semi-final clash between CHEN Qing Chen, JIA Yi Fan and Yuki Fukushima, Sayaka Hirota.
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