The World Champion began the game carrying a lead at the phase. The Chinese leveled the scored and bounced back. Until four match points were spared by Li, Then Sindhu took control of the event. Her immunity came to an end with a highly effective smash.
The Chinese began the match on a note, carrying a guide before Sindhu mastered aspect of the game and got to the groove. Sindhu proceeded to win the match, despite trailing 6-2 at the start.
The Indian shuttler dropped 10-21, 17-21 into World No. 19, in only 44 minutes in the Olympic Sports Center Xincheng Gymnasium.