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PV Sindhu wins silver, loses 19-21, 10-21 to Carolina Marin at World Championship final: Highlights

PV Sindhu had to settle for a silver medal for the second straight consecutive year after losing to Spain's Carolina Marin.

V Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live score, Badminton World Championships final Live Streaming
PV Sindhu was completely outclassed by Carolina Marin. (Source: AP)

PV Sindhu’s hopes of winning her first World Championships gold medal faced a familiar roadblock, which goes by the name of Carolina Marin. The Spaniard absolutely dominated over her opponent in the second game, to win her third World Championships gold. Sindhu started off strongly, leading by 14-11 in the first game at one stage. But a lapse in concentration saw her losing five points on the trot, and eventually giving away five points in the trot. From there on, the match completely shifted momentum, as Marin just pounced on every opportunity to push for a win. Sindhu lost 21-19, 21-10 in the final and had to settle for a silver medal for the second straight time in World Championships.

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PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Badminton World Championships Highlights:

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score: The Presentation

Carolina Marin is the first player to win three World titles in her career. PV Sindhu wins her second successsive silver at the tournament. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score: Reactions

PV SINDHU LOSES WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

PV Sindhu has to settle for a silver medal after losing the Badminton World Championships final. It is her second straight silver medal win at the World Championships.

PV SINDHU LOSES WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

PV SINDHU HAS LOST THE BADMINTON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS FINAL AGAINST CAROLINA MARIN!

After all said and done, it was a pretty easy win for Carolina Marin, on a day, when PV Sindhu did not look her best. Marin absolutely dominated over her in the second half and PV Sindhu was left with no chance to make a comeback. The Indian shuttler has to settle with the silver medal at the World Championships. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

A couple of unforced errors from Carolina Marin and PV Sindhu takes two points. Sindhu is fighting hard to find some life into them match, and it might just be too little, too late for her. Marin 21-19, 20-10. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

After a long time, Carolina Marin makes a mistake and PV Sindhu earns a point. Sindhu hammers it inwards towards Marin, who was left with no room to take her shot. Just puts her racquet in the way to send it miles away from the line. Marin 17-5 Sindhu!

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Carolina Marin is on fire!

The Spaniard shuttler just stretched PV Sindhu wide to take a massive lead of 10 points in the second game. Sindhu is looking weary and tired and appears to have no energy to counter what has become inevitable.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

PV SINDHU TRAILS 11-2 AT THE BREAK IN THE SECOND GAME!

What promised to be a mouthwatering contest has now turned fairly one-sided. From here on, it is really hard for this match to  end any other way.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Aggression, Aggression, Aggression from Marin.

Carolina Marin is in no mood to stretch the game any longer. As PV Sindhu tries to defend to the best of her abilities, the Spaniard kept on charging ahead, with each step, and then eventually closed the gap for Sindhu to make the return. MARIN 9-2 SINDHU.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

The body language has completely shifted - in the first game Sindhu was looking calmer, and confident. But losing the firs game has thrown her completely, and she is getting nothing right. Marin drops the shuttle metres ahead of Sindhu and the Indian shuttler was too far at the back. Could never have reached it. Marin 7-1 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

A confident start by Carolina Marin in the second game. She is looking more agile, more fast, more powerful, and she is leaving nothing for PV Sindhu to get back on. Sindhu loses five points on the trot at the start of the second game. Can she find a way to get back? Marin 5-0 Sindhu in second game. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

PV SINDHU LOSES FIRST GAME 21-19 AGAINST CAROLINA MARIN! 

Excellent drop shot from the Spaniard ends the drama in a disappointment for Indian. She was leading 14-11 at one stage, and then went on to lose the game by 21-19. There were three times when Sindhu stopped the rally after the serve and has received a warning as well from the referee. Much for Sindhu to do in the second game. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

SMASH! SMASH! 

Carolina Marin picks up her placement beautifully to smash the shuttle on PV Sindhu's left. Sindhu could not reach it and Marin picks up the point. Game Point now. Marin 20-18 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

PV Sindhu's defensive strokes saved her one but too many times in this last rally, but eventually, a well-timed smash from Carolina Marin closes the gap. Score level. Marin 18-18 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

This is starting to get too close to call once again. Sindhu was leading by four points at one stage, and now is trailing by one point. Marin guides the shuttle towards Sindhu's left and the Indian stretched wide to reach it, but could not. Marin 17-16 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Carolina Marin serves and PV Sindhu raises her arms to say she was not ready. A wry smile from Marin. And probably Sindhu losing a bit of concentration now. Gives away now four points on the trot. Marin 15-15 Sindhu!

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Aggression from Marin! Trailing behind, Carolina Marin tries to charge against PV Sindhu - smash, after smash, after smash - eventually the room closes for Sindhu to make the return. And she just blindly tries to get something on it. Point for Marin. Marin 11-14 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Marin 10-14 Sindhu!

PV Sindhu's shot takes too much power and lands way outside the lines. But the Indian shuttler can enjoy a bit of room with a four-point lead. Carolina Marin roars in delight, again.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Carolina Marin continues to commit unforced errors, sending the shuttle outside the lines, and she roars in frustration. Sindhu extends her lead. This is a calmer Sindhu that we have seen in the final on the last few occasions. Methodical. Clinical. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

PV Sindhu leads 11-8 at the break in the first game. Marin hits it wide and then calls for a challenge. But it was unsuccessful. She loses a review. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

EXCELLENT RETURN FROM SINDHU... BUT DROPPED WIDE!

Carolina Marin smashes the shuttle inside PV Sindhu, and Sindhu had no room to hit it. But somehow, her reflexes worked and sent it back. But it landed a tad bit outside the lines. Sindhu leads 9-8. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Carolina Marin smashes Like Hulk! 

Excellent smash from the Spaniard to pull herself back into the first game. PV Sindhu had no chance to get back to the shot. But Sindhu gains advantage in the next two shots with unforced errors from the Spaniard. Sindhu leads 8-6 against Marin in the first game.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

Talk about agility from PV Sindhu! 

Sindhu seems to have really mastered the art of her back-hand strokes, and she drops forward, Marin comes forward and bends, but Sindhu immediately drops it in front. Sindhu leads 5-3. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

WOW! ARE YOU FEELING THE HEAT! IT IS ON!

Another stupendous rally between the two shuttlers, Sindhu sending it in wide areas around Marin. But Marin's ability to stretch her arms continued to put Sindhu on the back foot. But eventually, the Indian sends it backwards, and then drops it forward, while Marin could not reach it on time. Sindhu leads 4-3. 

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

EXCELLENT RALLY! A good rally between PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin - the Indian trying to defend against Marin, who continues to step forwards and charge. But a shot from Marin drops wide off the mark and Sindhu earns an easy point. Score level Marin 3-3 Sindhu.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Score

HERE WE GO! Carolina Marin starts off the match with a serve. Huge support from the Indian fans in the court for Sindhu. Can she win the title?

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live

PV Sindhu takes court against Carolina Marin as the two prepare to engage in what promises to be a thrilling contest. PV Sindhu tries to go past two-time World Champion Carolina Marin to win her first gold medal in World Championships. 

Results so far:

Zheng Siwei and Chnhuang Yaqiong beat Chnwang Yilyu and Chnhuang Dongping 21-17 21-19 to win mixed-doubles title

PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin - World Championship Records

Carolina Marin is a two-time world champion, winning gold in 2014 and 2015. PV Sindhu has three World Championships medals - two bronze ones from 2013 and 2014, along with a silver last year in Glasgow. She would be eager to win her first gold this year.

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin - Head to Head

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin have met each other 11 times before in which the World No. 3 PV Sindhu has won the encounter 6 times, while Marin has won it 5 times. Their epic Olympic gold medal encounter, though, remain the biggest win the World No. 8 Spaniard picked up against Sindhu.

Results so far:

Mayu Matsumoto and Wakana Nagahara beat Yuki Fukushima and Sayaka Hirota by 19-21 21-19 22-20 to clinch Women's Doubles title.

Against Carolina Marin, PV Sindhu faces a Rio-esque match

Carolina Marin has been learning Mandarin these last few months and has been on a charm-offensive in Nanjing this week. PV Sindhu, who won her first World Championship bronze in Guangzhou in 2013, is friends with the Chinese of the past – Wang Yihan and Wang Shixian, even meeting up with them before the World’s. Not that the locals needed wooing, but Marin and Sindhu have been a treat to the discerning Chinese spectators who love their badminton a touch more than they love their winners.

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PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Badminton Live

Hello and welcome to our Live Blog on PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Badminton World Championship final. If this was a movie, we would be heading to an epic finale - a rematch of all ages - something reminiscent of Rocky Balboa vs Ivan Drogo. Sindhu lost the first battle, when the two met at Rio Olympics final, two years ago. Now, she meets Marin again, for another "Gold" opportunity on the biggest stage - Badminton World Championships. This is where dream turns into reality. In the film analogy used earlier, Balboa beats Drogo the second time around. Can Sindhu do the same?

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live score, Badminton World Championships final Live Streaming

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Highlights: PV Sindhu to face Carolina Marin. (Source: AP)

PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Highlights: Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu continued her incredible run of form in the World Championships, earning a second successive final spot after seeing off Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi at the women’s singles semifinals in Bengaluru on Saturday. World number three Sindhu, who had finished runners-up at the Glasgow edition last year after losing to another Japanese Nozomi Okuhara in an epic summit showdown, notched up a superb 21-16 24-22 win over world number two Yamaguchi in a 55-minute hard-fought match. “It was a good match overall. I hope this time it would be a better result then the last time. I have to prepare well for tomorrow, so its not yet over,” Sindhu said after the match.