Rio Olympics: PV Sindhu enters badminton final, assured a medal
August 19, 2016 14:33 IST
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Sindhu reached the mid-game interval with a 11-6 lead and after a two-minute break, Okuhara's delectable drop shots helped her bounce back. She was trailing 10-12 when Sindhu forced her to hit the net and take a 14-10 advantage. Later, Sindhu took a 15-12 lead that became 17-14 but Okuhara's net game helped her almost reduce the deficit. She kept coming back at Sindhu, forcing the Indian to make some unforced errors -- hitting wide.