27 Aug 2017, Glasgow: Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu defeated Chen Yufei of China 21-13, 21-10 to enter her first final of BWF World Championships at the Emirates Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.
The two-time bronze medallist scored a dominating victory over the junior world champion in the semi-finals. This will be a third medal for Sindhu in the World Championship. She had won bronze twice in the 2013 and 2014 editions.
With this win, she also became the only second Indian to reach the finals of World Championship after Saina Nehwal achieved that feat in the last edition at Jakarta.