PV Sindhu was on 18 October 2015 defeated by Li Xuerui in the 2015 Denmark badminton open women’s singles final. For Sindhu, it was her maiden super series final.
In the final match held in Odense, third largest city in Denmark, Sindhu lost to the Chinese Olympic champion in the straight sets 21-19 21-12.
Till now, Prakash Padukone and Saina Nehwal are the only Indians to win the championships who won it in the men’s and women’s singles categories in 1980 and 2012 respectively.
The Denmark Open, or formerly known as Danish Open, is an annual badminton tournament organized by Danmarks Badminton Forbund. Except for a brief interruption between 1955 and 1964, it has been held annually since 1935.
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Who: PV Sindhu
When: 18 October 2015