Tokyo 2020: PV Sindhu put up a hard fight but could not best World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying.© AFP

PV Sindhu once again showcased her fighting spirit, going toe-to-toe with World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying in the women’s singles semi-final of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday. But it still wasn’t enough as her opponent from Chinese Taipei proved to be just too good on the day. Sindhu lost the semi-final clash 18-21, 12-21 and will now take on China’s He Bing Jiao in the bronze medal match, scheduled to be played on Sunday. He Bing Jiao had lost to compatriot Chen Yu Fei in the other semi-final, losing a thrilling three-game battle 16-21, 21-13, 12-21. Tai Tzu and Chen Yu Fei will vie for the gold medal, also slated to take place tomorrow.

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