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World Championships 2019: India's PV Sindhu beats Tai Tzu Ying to enter semi-final

PV Sindhu. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, India Aug 23, 2019, 06.17 PM (IST)

India's star shuttler PV Sindhu defeated world number two Tai Tzu Ying to enter the semi-final of BWF World Championships 2019 on Friday. 

After losing the first game, Sindhu redeemed herself in the remaining two games, winning the quarter-final contest 12-21, 23-21 and 21-19. 

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In the first game, Tzu Ying proved to be too good for Sindhu and the latter lost opening game by 12-21.

But Sindhu gave a tough competition to Ying and overpowered Ying to register a 23-21 win.

The third game also witnessed a similar competition between both the shuttlers but Sindhu managed to win the set by 21-19 and consequently entered into the semi-finals of the tournament.

Sindhu had entered in the quarter-finals after thrashing Beiwen Zhang on Thursday.