Fuzhou [China], Nov.19 (ANI
): Rio Olympics silver-medallist PV Sindhu
will aim to book her place in the finals of the ongoing China Open Super Series tournament when she takes on sixth-seed Sung Ji Hyun
in her last-four contest of the women's singles event later today.
Sindhu stormed into the semi-finals after brushing aside China's promising teenager He Bingjiao 22-20, 21-10 in the quarter-final clash that lasted half-an hour.
Meanwhile, Ji Hyun of South Korea made her place in the last four by struggling past Japan's Akane Yamaguchi 22-20, 10-21, 21-18 in a gruelling contest that lasted one hour and 10 minutes.
Sindhu, who became the first Indian women to clinch silver medal at the Olympics
, is currently the lone Indian survivor at China Open
after fellowmen Ajay Jayaram bowed out of the competition in quarter-finals on Friday. (ANI