Tokyo Games: PV Sindhu opens the Olympic campaign against Israel’s Polikarpova Ksenia

PV Sindhu was the silver medal winner at the Rio Olympics.© Instagram

World Champion PV bond She will open her campaign at the Tokyo Olympics against Israel’s Polikarpova Ksenia on July 25. Sindh, who lost to Spain Carolina Marine in 2016 the Olympics Final, scored in easy group J, which also includes Hong Kong’s Cheong Ngan Yi. Ngan Yi is ranked 34 in the world while Polikarpova is ranked 58. The 7th ranked Sindh is ranked sixth in the tournament.

Tokyo Games organizers on Wednesday released the schedule for the first two days of the competition. In the men’s singles, Psy Branith will face Israel’s Mischa Zilberman in his first match in Group D on the first day of competition on July 24. The Indian is ranked sixth.

In singles, the best player from each group advances to the knockout round.

the world does not. 10 men’s doubles pairs from Satwixaraj Ranki Reddy and Chirag Shetty will face Chinese Taipei duo Li Yang and Wang Zhilin in their Group A opening match.

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