After Harinder Pal Sandhu, who managed to his fifth consecutive title at the Malaysian Tour, another Indian Joshna Chinappa is also on the way for a title as he entered the Hong Kong final. The third seeded Indian beat top seed Annie Au in a gruelling five-game match 11-9, 10-12, 11-7, 8-11, 11-9.
The third seed Indian who had a tough quarterfinal match against the 8th seed Liu Tsz-Ling, also of Hong Kong yesterday, shed aside her diffidence in wearing down the highly rated opponent, who is ranked 10th in the world, two rungs above Joshna. The 71-minute match ended 11-9, 10-12, 11-7, 8-11, 11-9 in Joshna's
Joshna now awaits the winner of fourth seed Tesni Evans (Wales) and second seed Nour El Tayeb (Egypt) for the title match on Saturday.
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