Jakarta: All eyes will be on India’s PV Sindhu as she eyes a historic gold medal when she faces World no one Tai Tzu-ying in the women’s singles badminton final of the Asian Games 2018 here on Tuesday.
The possibility of a Sindhu-Saina final was written off when the Taiwanese Tai Tzu-ying beat the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist 21-17, 21-14 in straight games in the semifinal.
Meanwhile, Sindhu overcame Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi 21-17, 15-21, 21-10 in their last four clash.
If the Hyderabadi shuttler wins on Tuesday, it will be India’s first individual gold in badminton.
Head to head:
PV Sindhu 3 – 9 Tai Tzu Ying
Date and match-timing:
The match will take place on Tuesday, 28th August and is scheduled to take start from 12:00 pm (IST) onwards.
The match will be aired on various Sony Sports network channels – Sony Ten 2 /HD, Sony Ten 3/HD and Sony ESPN/HD.
Live action can also be streamed on the SonyLiv app or on SonyLiv.com