Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu Beats Cheung In Straight Games, Enters Pre-quarterfinals
World champion P.V. Sindhu advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of the women’s singles badminton event at the Tokyo Olympics after beating Hong Kong’s NY Cheung in a Group J match in Japan on Wednesday. The 26-year-old Indian, who had claimed a silver medal in the last edition in Rio, prevailed over world No. 34 Cheung 21-9 21-16 in a 35-minute match to top the group. This was Sindhu's sixth win over Cheung in as many meetings.