Highlights, BWF World Tour Finals result: PV Sindhu beats Nozomi Okuhara to win season-ending title

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Report: Indian shuttler PV Sindhu defeated former world champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in straight games in their women's singles semi-final at the 2018 BWF World Tour Finals on Saturday.

The 23-year-old Olympic silver medallist, who has not lost to World No 8 Intanon in the last two years, breezed into the final after quashing her Thai opponent 21-16, 25-23 in 54 minutes.

The World No 6 from Hyderabad €" who entered the semi-finals after defeating Beiwen Zhang of the US 21-9, 21-15 on Friday €" dominated the first game, winning it in 20 minutes after grabbing an initial 6-4 lead.

Intanon bounced back in the second game but Sindhu did not lose nerve and won it in a nail-biting finish to wrap up the match.

Sindhu will now play against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the final on Sunday.

With inputs from IANS

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