Women's singles semifinalist PV Sindhu advances, Aakarshi Kashyap exits at CWG 2022

P V Sindhu defeated Malaysia's Goh Wei Jin in the womens singles quarterfinals . The Indian is aiming to win the first individual gold medal at the Commonwealth Games .

P V Sindhu, a double Olympic medalist, defeated Malaysia's Goh Wei Jin in the women's singles quarterfinals to maintain her bid for the first individual gold medal at the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.Sindhu, a former world champion, won 19-21 21-14 21-18 over Goh, ranked 60th, in the Commonwealth Games for the third time in a row.However, Aakarshi Kashyaps' CWG debut ended in a 10-21 7-21 loss to Scotlands Kristy Gilmour, who had been silver and bronze medallist in the previous two tournaments, but Goh turned the tables when she faced Goh, who she lost to India in the mixed team championship final in the second half, 19-14, and soon roared back in the match.Sindhu managed to eke out an 8-6 lead, but Goh soon reeled off three points to turn the tables.Sindhu concentrated on allowing her opponent to move across the court and using her stroke repertoire to achieve this.