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Go for Gold: PV Sindhu into finals after her triumph over world no 6 Nozomi Okuhara at Rio Olympics

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Sindhu notched up a sensational 21-19, 21-10 victory over the All England Champion from Japan in a pulsating semi-final that lasted 49 minutes to assure India of atleast a silver medal at Rio Olympics. AP

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India's PV Sindhu shakes hands with Japan's Nozomi Okuhara over the net after winning. AP

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India's Sindhu Pusarla celebrates her win with national coach Pulella Gopichand. AP

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PV Sindhu of India celebrates a point as Nozomi Okuhara of Japan lies on the court after falling during play. Reuters

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Japan's Nozomi Okuhara reacts against India's PV Sindhu during their women's singles semi-final badminton match. AFP

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India's PV Sindhu waves after winning women's singles semifinal badminton match against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara. She will next take on two-time World Champion and top seed Carolina Marin of Spain in the final on Friday.AP


Published Date: Aug 19, 2016 12:32 PM | Updated Date: Aug 19, 2016 12:36 PM

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