One would never know how much the late semi-final against Ratchanok Intanon, which finished at nearly 11 pm on Saturday night, had a bearing on the match. After the interval, Ratchanok narrowed the deficit to 10 -12 and then 11-13 but Sindhu seemed always a step ahead. “Shubman’s father wanted to give him all the facilities and decided to shift. 15 yards trying to stop the single or they’re being defensive and he’s back at the 30-yard circle,” he explains. He didn’t strike at 100 today but then picked it up at the end. It also helps that his brother is an understudy there and takes care of the young boys who show up for training. ace up India’s sleeveDavis Cup: Leander Paes creates world record in India’s stunning comeback winCaroline Wozniacki won the Australian Open on Saturday to open her majors account with a three set win over Simona Halep. Also read:?Mentored by Michael Clarke and backed by Ricky Ponting, Nepal leggie Sandeep Lamichhane g. But there was to be no Wozniacki wobble in the tiebreak. We will make some changes during the break and she is raring to go,” shared 48-year-old Deshpande.