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Rio Olympics 2016: India's PV Sindhu enters badminton semi-finals

The 21-year-old from India scripted a 22-20, 21-19 victory over the former World No 1. Photograph: (Getty)

IANS Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Aug 17, 2016, 12.04 AM (IST)
Indian shuttler P V Sindhu caused a huge upset, stunning World No 2 Wang Yihan of China in straight games to enter the semi-finals of the women's singles category at the ongoing Rio Olympics.

Faced with a much higher rated opponent, the 21-year-old from Hyderabad scripted a 22-20, 21-19 victory over the former World No 1 at the Riocentro Pavilion 4 here on Tuesday.

(IANS)
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