PV Sindhu’s 55-minute demolition of World No.2 China’s Yihan Wang has raised expectations that India will break the run of near misses.
The 22-20, 21-19 win ensured that she is one win away from ensuring India the much awaited first medal of the Rio Olympics.
The result had the twitterati buzzing with hope and celebrities, former sports stars and as well as fans all joined hands in celebrating her feat.
Very well played Sindhu...God bless for your next match too— Randhir Singh (@RANDHIR1946) August 16, 2016
Woooowwwwwww just woowwwww @Pvsindhu1— Gutta Jwala (@Guttajwala) August 16, 2016
@Pvsindhu1 congratulations to u for reaching the semi finals 👍Great game— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) August 17, 2016