India’s campaign at the BWF French Open Super 750 came to an end with PV Sindhu’s loss in the semifinals of women’s singles.
World No.7 Sindhu took the first 21-18 and was leading 11-9 in the second but her opponent Sayaka Takahashi made a brilliant comeback to register an emphatic victory. The Japanese took the second set 21-16 to force the match into rubber. And then in the decider, the World No.15 Takahashi lead from the beginning and won 21-12.
Takahashi will face the winner of Akane Yamaguchi and An Se-young in the final tomorrow.