Birmingham: PV Sindhu was beaten in the All England Championships semi-finals by Thailand’s Pornpawee Chochuwong on Saturday.
She lost 17-21, 9-21 in just 45 minutes.
Sindhu looked sluggish in the beginning and Chochuwong took advantage of it to take the lead.
But Sindhu managed to close the gap to 16-17.
But Chochuwong picked up again and took the first game 21-17.
The Thai started the second game quick once more and took a 7-3 lead.
Sindhu struggled to get into a rhythm once she trailed 11-4, it proved too much for her.