PV Sindhu has been knocked out of the Thailand Open after losing 13-21, 9-21 to Ratchanok Intanon in the quarterfinals.
Star Indian shuttler PV Sindhu knocked out of Thailand Open after losing 13-21, 9-21 to Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in the quarterfinals. after she lost her quarterfinals match against fourth seed Ratchanok Intanon.
TOYOTA Thailand Open
WS – Quarter final
21 21 🇹🇭Ratchanok INTANON🏅
13 9 🇮🇳V. Sindhu PUSARLA
🕗 in 38 minutes
— BWFScore (@BWFScore) January 22, 2021
Rio Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu to take on local favourite Ratchanok Intanon in the women’s singles quarterfinals match.
PV Sindhu’s Thai player Intanon, got the better of the Rio Olympics silver medalist by 21-13, 21-9 in a match that lasted for 38 minutes. Intanon will now face top seed Tai Tzu Ying in the last-four clash.
Ratchanok Intanon has controlled the game and enjoys a four-point lead at the break. Sindhu needs to up her game to stay with the Thai player.
The Thai ace has hardly put a foot wrong and not surprisingly leads the match 21-9 first set.
The local player took her game to another level in the second game while her Indian player struggled to find her feet, eventually winning the second game by more than 10 points.
PV Sindhu has been all over the place in this second game. Not what you expect from the ruling world champion. Sindhu made a comeback but it was shortlived.
The ruling world champion is out of the Toyota Thailand Open following a straight-games loss to Thailand’s Ratchanok Intanon.
Score: 13-21, 9-21
— BAI Media (@BAI_Media) January 22, 2021