PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin after battling it out in the final of Indian Open Super Series earlier this month will face off once again. The duo will now lock horns in the quarterfinal of Singapore Open. The PV Sindhu vs. Carolina Marin badminton match will be telecast live on Star Sports 4 and Star Sports 4 HD. The match will be the fifth one on court one and is expected to start at around 5 PM IST. Fans looking to catch the action online can log onto HotStar and watch free live streaming of the Sindhu vs. Marin.
Marin will look to avenge her defeat in the final of Indian Open as she gets set to take on Sindhu. The Indian shuttler in her last match against Marin emerged victorious by 21-19, 21-16, thus registering her fifth win in ten games against the Spanish opponent. So the head to head contest between the two is now tied at five each.
It has been a mixed day so far for India at the Singapore Open. Earlier in the day, Sai Praneeth defeated Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk 15-21, 21-14, 21-19 to advance to the men’s singles semi-final. Also Read- PV Sindhu advances to quarter-final of Singapore Open Super Series
However, in the mixed doubles, India had to face dejection as the pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Sumeeth Reddy lost to Chinese pair of Lu Kai and Huang Yaqiong in straight games (11-21, 8-21).
Yesterday, Sindhu defeated Fitriani Fitriani to make it to the quarters. The Indian shuttler fought back from a game down to win the match 10-21, 21-15, 22-20. Now all eyes will be on PV Sindhu as she looks to dominate Marin. With tied head to head record one expects a close contest.