PV Sindhu beat her longtime nemesis Nozomi Okuhara in straight games to become the first Indian to win the BWF World Tour Finals tournament.
Sindhu showed much more patience in her gameplay against the Japanese. PV Sindhu claimed a 21-19, 21-17 win in the BWF World Tour Finals Tournament in her third attempt.
“I am the winner. No one can say I don’t win in finals, I have won the gold and this win is really special to me.”
— BAI Media (@BAI_Media) December 16, 2018
The previous year she had to settle for the silver in Asian Games and Commonwealth Games as well as in the BWF where she lost to Akane Yamaguchi.
This time it was all a different story with the Indian superstar hit the bull eye. In the game she earned her 14th career title lasted for over an hour.
PV Sindhu had a tough 2018 where she was unable to win a single title but, managed to end the year in the top form.
Desi Twitter joined hands to congratulate the India history maker.
T 3028 – YEEEAAAH !!!
PV SINDHU World Champion at Badminton Championship in China .. so so proud of you .. well done PV .. you have fought your way back to the top .. never gave up .. never ever DO .. !!MADE INDIA IMMENSELY PROUD ..🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 16, 2018
Congratulations, you made India proud…
— kammy_17 (@17Kammy) December 16, 2018
Happyyy. Moment. . Proud feelings. .. Yoooooo. .. Jai. Hind. ..✌🏼️🇮🇳🤗😘. Congratulation to you my hero and all pic.twitter.com/NM465IL9jo
— Rasha ❤️bachchan❤️ (@Ashabachchan) December 16, 2018
Well done, PV Sindhu! Great match! Jinx is broken. No more silver, gold this time. Awesome.
— Arindam Pakhira (@Caringarindam24) December 16, 2018
PV Sindhu, take a bow. First Indian to lift a title at the season ending championship. You truly are a CHAMPION.
— Sahil Bhalla (@IMSahilBhalla) December 16, 2018
Fantastic feat @Pvsindhu1.
Congratulations for an amazing victory in the finals & being unbeaten throughout.
— Kiran (@Kkiran72581) December 16, 2018
Getting the job done in straight sets makes it all the more impressive.
— RG (@Rohit_FP) December 16, 2018
Congratulations!!! @Pvsindhu1.. After many many 2nd place finish, now time to rule the World. Great ending to 2018, but this is the start of new episode where you are going to win Gold in World Championship, Olympics, Asian games and many more. Keep improving, All the best
— Sathishprabhu.V (@SathishprabhuV) December 16, 2018
#BWFWorldTourFinals2018 Our 🇮🇳 Indian pride PV Sindhu beats Nozomi Okuhara to win BWF World Tour Finals 2018 title.. It’s her maiden title. Whole india proud of you young lady.. Historical opening… Hearty wishes ❤️❤️❤️💐💐💐 pic.twitter.com/MvayHAY9Yy
— Mohan G 🔥 (@mohandreamer) December 16, 2018