PV Sindhu loses in Hong Kong Open final


WORLD number three Tai Tzu-ying won the women’s singles at the Hong Kong Open today, dashing PV Sindhu’s hopes of back-to-back superseries titles and avenging her loss to the Olympic silver medallist in Rio. Sindhu, fresh from capturing the China Open in Fuzhou last week, looked hesitant as she struggled to match the pace of the Taiwanese player, who unleashed a mix of well-timed lobs and drop shots in her 21-15, 21-17 victory. “It was a good game overall, but it was her day,” said Sindhu, who downplayed suggestions her win at Fuzhou had left her drained in Hong Kong.…

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