PV Sindhu brushes off criticism regarding losses in summit clashes, says reaching finals is itself a big thing
Sindhu said, "Before I used to lose in the quarter-finals, semi-finals but now I am reaching the finals, so I am going a step ahead.
Commonwealth Games 2018: Former India coach Vimal Kumar feels PV Sindhu is vulnerable on counter-attack
Sindhu, an Olympic and World Championship silver medallist, settled for a silver after losing a close final to compatriot Saina Nehwal in Gold Coast.
Sindhu failed to build on a handsome lead in the decider to go down 21-19, 19-21, 18-21 to Yamaguchi after battling for an hour and 19 minutes.
Saina, the 2012 London Olympics bronze medallist shuttler said she was doing the training part but would need to strengthen herself while playing.
Dubai World Superseries Finals 2017: Kidambi Srikanth, PV Sindhu favoured to make semis after easy draws
India’s flag-bearers, Kidambi Srikanth and PV Sindhu, have been given relatively easy draws in the year-ending Dubai World Superseries Finals, which start on 13 December.
PV Sindhu suffered a rare mental meltdown in the Dubai Superseries finals as inexplicably poor tactics cost her a vital Group B women’s singles tie against Chinese spearhead Sun Yu, putting her semis spot in jeopardy.