BWF World Tour Finals: Sindhu wins title by defeating Okuhara in final

(UNI) PV Sindhu won BWF World Tour Finals title in the women’s singles category here on Sunday, becoming the first player from India to win the title.

She defeated Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara 21-19, 21-17 in the 62 minutes summit-clash to clinch the elusive title that she had lost last year. This is also her first title of this year.

The sixth-ranked Sindhu has been in brilliant form all week. In semifinal, Rio Olympic silver medallist overcame Thailand’s Ratchanok Intanon.