Asian Games 2018, Badminton Final Highlights: PV Sindhu’s attempt at creating gold medal history at the Asian Games was denied by Tai Tzu Ying who scripted history of her own. By beating Sindhu 21-13, 21-16, Tai became first shuttler to win gold for Chinese Taipei. However, PV Sindhu ensured India’s best-ever finish in badminton at the Asian Games and history for India with two medals in badminton alongside Saina Nehwal who won the bronze medal on Monday. The win extended Tai Tzu Ying’s head-to-head against PV Sindhu to 10-4.
Asian Games 2018 Live, PV Sindhu vs Tai Tzu Ying Live: Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu remained in the hunt for a historic Asian Games gold medal after a tense win but Saina Nehwal settled for a bronze following her 10th straight defeat against world number one Tai Tzu Ying. World number three Sindhu beat Akane Yamaguchi 21-17 15-21 21-10 for her second win over the Japanese at the Asian Games, having beaten her in the team championship as well. The energy-sapping 65-minute match featured a 50-shot rally in the decider, which Sindhu won.