World Badminton Championship final: PV Sindhu wins silver,loses to Carolina Marin


  • Ace Indian shuttler P V Sindhu finished second best winning silver medal at World Championships 2018 of Badminton in women’s singles category held at Nanjing, China.
  • It makes Sindhu only Indian to have four world championships podium finishes.
  • Earlier she had won two bronze medals at 2013 (Guangzhou) and 2014 (Copenhagen) editions.
  • PV Sindhu was completely outclassed by Carolina Marin.
  • PV Sindhu’s hopes of winning her first World Championships gold medal faced a familiar roadblock, which goes by the name of Carolina Marin.
  • The Spaniard absolutely dominated over her opponent in the second game, to win her third World Championships gold.
  • Sindhu started off strongly, leading by 14-11 in the first game at one stage.
  • Sindhu lost 21-19, 21-10 in the final and had to settle for a silver medal for the second straight time in World Championships.