PV Sindhu cruises into World Badminton Championships final, Saina Nehwal bows out [Photos]

Here are some photo highlights from Day 6 of World Badminton Championships 2017.

FP Sports August 27, 2017 16:24:06 IST
PV Sindhu will face Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the final of the women's singles at the World Badminton Championships after knocking out China's Chen Yufei in Glasgow. Reuters
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PV Sindhu will face Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the final of the women's singles at the World Badminton Championships after knocking out China's Chen Yufei in Glasgow. Reuters
Chen Yufei, the world junior champion, had ousted the top seed, Akane Yumaguchi, and the 2013 champion, Ratchanok Intanon, on her way to the last four. But now after losing to PV Sindhu she will have to settle for the bronze medal. AFP
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Chen Yufei, the world junior champion, had ousted the top seed, Akane Yumaguchi, and the 2013 champion, Ratchanok Intanon, on her way to the last four. But now after losing to PV Sindhu she will have to settle for the bronze medal. AFP
Saina Nehwal, 2015 World Badminton Championships silver medallist lost to Japan's Nozomi OKuhara 21-12, 17-21, 10-21. AFP
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Saina Nehwal, 2015 World Badminton Championships silver medallist lost to Japan's Nozomi OKuhara 21-12, 17-21, 10-21. AFP
Nozomi Okuhara staged a great fightback against Saina Nehwal from one game down to make it to the final, getting stronger as the match went on. Reuters
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Nozomi Okuhara staged a great fightback against Saina Nehwal from one game down to make it to the final, getting stronger as the match went on. Reuters
Lin Dan stayed on course for a record sixth men's singles title at the World Badminton championships with a stunning semi-final victory over top seed Son Wan-Ho in Glasgow. AFP
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Lin Dan stayed on course for a record sixth men's singles title at the World Badminton championships with a stunning semi-final victory over top seed Son Wan-Ho in Glasgow. AFP
Lin Dan, who last won the title in 2013, defeated Son Wan-Ho (in picture) 21-17, 21-14 to reach his seventh world final. AFP
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Lin Dan, who last won the title in 2013, defeated Son Wan-Ho (in picture) 21-17, 21-14 to reach his seventh world final. AFP
Denmark's Viktor Axelsen beat China's Chen Long 21-9, 21-10 in 39 minutes and has a chance to become the first Danish or European male to win the world title in 20 years. AP
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Denmark's Viktor Axelsen beat China's Chen Long 21-9, 21-10 in 39 minutes and has a chance to become the first Danish or European male to win the world title in 20 years. AP
Viktor Axelsen wasted little time dispatching Chen Long, who won the World Badminton Championships in 2014 and 2015 and the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. AP
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Viktor Axelsen wasted little time dispatching Chen Long, who won the World Badminton Championships in 2014 and 2015 and the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. AP