GUANGZHOU (China): India’s Badminton sensation PV Sindhu was ecstatic after winning her maiden gold medal of 2018 by defeating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 21-19, 21-17 in the women’s singles final of the BWF World Tour Finals 2018 here Sunday.
Sindhu had lost at this very stage last year when she fielded herself against another Japanese – Akane Yamaguchi, she had lost a World Championships final to Okuhara last year. In a sensational turnaround on Sunday, Sindhu won the title. “I think it was a good game and I’m really very proud. I think the year has ended on a beautiful note,” she said.