Badminton – PV Sindhu receives wild card entry to Guangzhou – 2019 BWF World Tour Finals

PV Sindhu - BWF World Tour 2019 Finals
PV Sindhu - BWF World Tour 2019 Finals

India’s most elevated positioned female shuttler, PV Sindhu, on Thursday, got a Wild Card section to the BWF World Tour Finals 2019 to be held in Guangzhou in December. Up until this point, she is the main Indian to meet all requirements for the leader occasion, male or female.

In spite of not being in the main 8 of the Race to Guangzhou standings, Sindhu got a programmed compartment in view of her success at the World Championships in Basel prior in August. As of now, with 55,540, she is fourteenth on the rundown headed by Chen Yufei. Saina Nehwal, then again, is set at 25th.

The Race to Guangzhou standings contrasts from the World Rankings in different manners. Most importantly, just competitions that occurred in 2019 are considered. Besides, they just check the focuses picked up from Super 1000, 750, 500, 300, and 100 competitions which implies that no International Challenge or underneath, no group occasions, and no mainland or big showdowns are considered.

In conclusion, the rankings, for this situation, are a straight aggregate, not only an example of a player’s 10 best outcomes.

Without precedent for a long time, no Indian shuttlers, male or female, were in the race for the occasion. In any case, Sindhu’s lady World Championship title implies that India will be spared from the humiliation of having no agent at the year-finishing finals.

With the 2020 Tokyo Games practically around the bend, the quadrennial fixation on meeting all requirements for the Olympics is by all accounts back, and subsequently, the second yearly World Tour Finals has included importance.

The occasion offers all the more positioning focuses that will assist shuttlers with remaining in the race for Tokyo. An attractive 12,000 points for winning or even the 6,600 for simply making it out of the gathering stage is an immense impetus.