PV Sindhu downs Carolina Marin to win India Open 2017, Viktor Axelsen clinches men's title

 PV Sindhu downs Carolina Marin to win India Open 2017, Viktor Axelsen clinches mens title

India’s PV Sindhu (R), pictured with her opponent Carolina Marin, celebrates after winning the women’s singles final of the India Open 2017 tournament in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI

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Third seed PV Sindhu beat Spain's Carolina Marin 21-19, 21-16 in a match that lasted 46 minutes at the Siri Fort Sports Complex. AFP

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PV Sindhu lets out a triumphant cry after winning the match over her rival and avenging her Rio Olympics defeat to her. PTI

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PV Sindhu is all smiles as she poses with her medal and trophy after winning the women’s singles final of the India Open 2017 tournament in New Delhi on Sunday. PTI

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Japan's Shiho Tanaka (L) and Koharu Yonemoto (R) pose for pictures with their gold medals after winning their women's doubles final match against Japan's Naoko Fukuman and Kurumi Yonao at the India Open 2017 tournament in New Delhi. AFP

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In the men's singles final, Viktor Axelsen of Denmark was up against Taiwan's Chou Tien Chen. AFP

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The third seed Viktor Axelsen took 36 minutes to floor Chou Tien Chen 21-13, 21-10 to claim his maiden India Open title. AFP

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Denmark's Viktor Axelsen poses for pictures with his gold medal after winning the men's singles final match against Chou Tien Chen of Taiwan at the India Open 2017 tournament in New Delhi. AFP

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Updated Date: Apr 03, 2017 14:58:12 IST