PV Sindhu Playing Badminton
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BWF World Tour Finals 2019: India’s World champion PV Sindhu has been knocked out in the first round of the women’s singles category of BWF World Tour Finals 2019 on Wednesday. She lost the match against Akane Yamaguchi of Japan. PV Sindhu, who got off to a good start by winning the first game, and lost the next two games and the Japanese player won the match by 18-21, 21-18, 21-8. It took Yamaguchi only 68 minutes to finish the challenge of the Indian shuttler.

Sindhu has a seventh defeat against Yamaguchi, while 10 times Sindhu has managed to win from her. Earlier, Yamaguchi defeated Sindhu in two matches, this is Sindhu’s third consecutive defeat against Yamaguchi. She was the only player from India to participate in this tournament, but she is out now.