Not many can forget the epic World Championships final from 2017 that went on to become the longest women’s singles gold medal match in the history of the competition. At the end of a 110-minute marathon, PV Sindhu finished second best losing to Nozomi Okuhara in 3 games that tested every bit of skill and energy the two shuttlers had.
It was an agonising defeat for PV Sindhu, who was leading 19-17 in the decider. A year later, Sindhu suffered a similair fate, this time against Carolina Marin in Nanjing, China.
PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara Live Score, World Championships 2019 Final: PV Sindhu 1st Indian to win gold – India Today