World No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) of Taiwan on Sunday defeated South Korean Sung Ji-hyun 21-14 and 21-13 to win the Badminton World Federation’s (BWF) Dubai World Superseries women’s singles title, which she had won in 2014.
Eight contenders from seven countries participated in the women’s singles competition at the Dubai World Superseries Finals, including Akane Yamaguchi of Japan and Sun Yu of China.
Tai became the BWF’s No. 1 female player after winning the 2016 BCA Indonesia Open and Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open; she was also runner-up in the Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open and Yonex Denmark Open.
Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel