Tokyo 2020 Olympics: PV Sindhu cruises to pre-quarters
P V Sindhu, the reigning world champion, will compete in the pre-quarterfinals of the women's singles event at the Tokyo Olympics. After defeating Hong Kong's NY Cheung in a Group match on Wednesday, the 26-year-old Indian progressed to the pre-quarterfinals of the women's singles badminton tournament at the Tokyo Olympics. The shuttler from Hyderabad, who had claimed a silver medal in the last edition in Rio, will meet Denmark's world number 12 Mia Blichfeldt in the next match. No. 7 in the world Sindhu won her first match against Israel's Ksenia Polikarpova.