Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated prime shuttler PV Sindhu for profitable the Singapore Open, saying it’s a proud second for the nation and her achievement will encourage the gamers to come back. India’s prime shuttler and two-time Olympic medalist PV Sindhu on Sunday gained the Singapore Open title. Sindhu defeated China’s Wang Ji Yi 21-9, 11-21, 21-15 within the remaining to assert the highest spot within the Tremendous 500 event.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted and wrote, “I congratulate PV Sindhu on profitable the Singapore Open title for the primary time. She once more demonstrated her extraordinary sporting expertise and achieved success. It’s a proud second for the nation and can encourage the gamers to come back.
That is Sindhu’s third title of the season. Earlier she has gained the Syed Modi Worldwide Badminton Championships and Swiss Open Tremendous 300 titles in January and March respectively.
Sindhu went on to win the primary recreation 21-9 with nice momentum. Within the second recreation, Wang Jie made a comeback and regardless of Sindhu’s efforts, pushed the match right into a decisive match. Within the decider, Sindhu opened the account with the primary level however Wang Yi scored two consecutive factors. Sindhu returned to the identical rhythm as within the opening moments of the match to take an 8-5 lead. The Chinese language tried to make a comeback within the match however Sindhu prolonged her early result in end the sport 21-15 to seize the ultimate.
Sindhu had earlier defeated Saina Kawakami of Japan 21-15, 21-7 within the semi-finals.
Sindhu stated after the match, “Thanks to all of the individuals who supported me. Singapore is a pleasant metropolis, good to be right here. It is at all times good to win the ultimate after a very long time. Getting this title as we speak means quite a bit because it provides me a whole lot of confidence and it’ll positively take me to a brand new stage.
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“The entire event has been good. That is just the start and I want to take some relaxation earlier than specializing in the Commonwealth Video games.” Sindhu is the second Indian girl to win the Singapore Open. Saina Nehwal additionally gained this title 12 years in the past.