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PV Sindhu wins India’s first Asiad Silver in Badminton

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On Tuesday,  PV Sindhu created history by becoming India’s first woman to get Silver in Badminton at Asian Games. World number 3, PV Sindhu lost to World number 1, Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu-Ying.

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The final scoreline read 21-13, 21-16 and as a result Sindhu bagged Silver and Tai Tzu-Ying clinched Gold. Tai was on the lead for most of the time. Her chances of clinching the second game seemed alive when the score was 4-4, with the scores being level for the first time in the match.

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On Monday, former World number one, Saina Nehwal lost to Tai Tzu Ying in the semi finals and bagged bronze. The 28-year-old shuttler was handed over a 17-21, 14-21 straight-games defeat by Tzu Ying in the semi-final clash which lasted 36 minutes.

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