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PV Sindhu starts winning streak, defeats Polikarpova of Israel: Tokyo Olympics Badmintion

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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PV Sindhu starts winning streak, defeats Polikarpova of Israel: Tokyo Olympics Badmintion

Tokyo Olympics: Badmintion player PV Sindhu defeats polikarpova of Israel easily in the opening game without any trouble. PV Sindhu made a strong start to her Games campaign, defeating Israel’s Ksenia Polikarpova 21-7, 21-10 in her first group-stage match on Sunday.

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India’s PV Sindhu began her Tokyo Olympics campaign with a dominant win in her group-stage match on Sunday at the Musashino Forest Plaza.

Indian badminton Queen as expected PV Sindhu has easily won her 1st match of the Tokyo Olympics vs Ksenia Polikarpova of Israel. PV SIndhu off to strong start in women’s singles badminton at Tokyo 2020. Only 29 minutes needed Sindhu to beat Israel’s Ksenia Polikarpova. On Wednesday,Sindhu will be next in action, facing Hong Kong’s Cheung Ngan Yi.

Shuttler PV Sindhu started her Tokyo Olympics campaign on a good note on Sunday as she won her opening Group J match here at the Musashino Forest Plaza Court 2.

Sindhu defeated Israel’s Ksenia Polikarpova 21-7, 21-10 in the Group J match. The entire match lasted for just 28 minutes. The 26-year-old brought out her A-game in the first game and she gave no chance to her opponent to take a breather and create any momentum. Sindhu wrapped up the first game, and she was looking set to win the match in straight games.

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PV Sindhu Wins: 26-yr-old, the sixth seed Sindhu continued with her charge in the second game, and Polikarpova was not able to make a comeback, and as a result, the Indian shuttler ended up winning the match in straight games.
On Saturday, men’s doubles pair of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy had won their opening Group Stage match here in the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. The Indian duo defeated Lee Yang and Wang Chi-Lin 21-16, 16-21, 27-25 in the Group A game at the Musashino Forest Plaza Court 3.

India at Tokyo Olympics She will look to better her previous record after winning Silver in the 2016 Olympics as India awaits its first gold medal at Tokyo Games. The competition is likely to be evenly drawn as the both face each other after a long gap of six years.

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