Tokyo Olympics: Badminton LIVE Day 6 — PV Sindhu vies a quarter final spot — Updates, score, results, blog
World no. 7, PV Sindhu to take on Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt in the Round of 16 for a spot in the quarter-final.
Welcome to The Bridge's LIVE blog for Badminton on Day 6 of the Tokyo Olympics.
Looking to stay in cruise control, World no. 7 PV Sindhu will be singularly parading onwards at the Tokyo Olympics and will hope to stay on course for a gold medal as she goes up against Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt for a place in the quarter finals.
Follow all our LIVE updates here:
- 29 July 2021 1:26 AM GMT
Fantastic court coverage from Sindhu as she leads 16-10 in the second game!
- 29 July 2021 1:24 AM GMT
Excellent shuttle play from the Rio silver medallist!
PV Sindhu exudes sheer CONFIDENCE today on-court! But Mia is keeping a close tab as well!
- 29 July 2021 1:22 AM GMT
In 11 minutes, PV Sindhu has a 5 point lead here in the 2nd game!
Akane Yamaguchi awaits Sindhu in the quarters! Let's go!
- 29 July 2021 1:21 AM GMT
PV Sindhu attacks with power!
Sindhu is mixing her drop shots very well and she is off to a 10-6 lead!
- 29 July 2021 1:18 AM GMT
Second service error from Mia!
Sindhu has created ample pressure on the Blichfeldt serve as she makes costly errors.
Sindhu with a 8-4 lead!
- 29 July 2021 1:17 AM GMT
Mia is looking for the chink here as she collects 3 points on the board!
- 29 July 2021 1:16 AM GMT
Strong and beautiful start to the second game as PV Sindhu takes a whopper of a lead at 5-0! Come on, champ!