New Delhi (Face2News-Sports)
Rio Olympics silver medalist and world No. 5 Pusarla V. Sindhu defeated top seed and World No. 3 Carolina Marin of Spain 21-19, 21-16 in the women's singles final of the BWF Metlife Yonex Sunrise India Open World Super Series at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here today. The match lasted 47 minutes.It was fourth win, second in succession, for Sindhu over Carolina out of nine meetings so far. Sindhu, a product of Gopichand Academy, Sindhu had last beaten Carolina in the Dubai World Superseries in Dubai in December 16. In the Rio Olym;pics Carolina had prevailed over Sindhu 19-21. 21-12, 21-15. Third seed Viktor Axelsen of Denmark outpointed seventh seed Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei 21-13 21-10 in the men's singles in just 36 minutes.
Results (all finals):
Women's doubles: Shiho Tanaka/Koharu Yonemoto  (Japan) bt Naoko Fuklman//Kurumi Yonao  16-21 21-19 21-10.
Mixed doubles: Lu Kai/Huang Yaqiong  (China) bt ChinaZheng Siwei/Chen Qingchen  (China) 22-24 21-14 21-17.
Men's singles: Viktor Axelsen  (Denmark) bt Chou Tien Chen  (Chinese Taipei) 21-13 21-10.
Men's doubles: Marcus Fernaldi Gideon/ Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo  (Indonesia) Ricky Karandasuwardi/Angga Pratama  (Indonesia) 21-11 21-15..
Women's singles: Pusarla V. Sindhu  (India) bt Carolina Marin  (Spain) 21-19, 21-16.