Saina Nehwal Loses Finals of French Open Super Series

Olympics Bronze medallist shuttler Saina Nehwal failed to clinch back-to-back title as she suffered a shock straight-game defeat to Japanese Minatsu Mitani in the summit clash of the French Open Super Series here today. Playing her second final in two weeks, world number three Saina could not live upto expectations against 21-year-old Minatsu and lost…

Saina Nehwal completes the hat-trick

Its a hat-trick of wins for Saina Nehwal.  After the Indian Open and the Singaporean Open, the defending champion Saina has won the Indonesian Open again in Jakarta.  True, the top seeded Chinese were not in the draw, but it doesnt take the sheen away from the wins of the World’s 3rd ranking player. Ace…

Saina Nehwal wins Indonesian Open

At a time when we are recovering from the disappointment of the most hyped team in T-20 World Cup, India’s crashing out in the super 8s.  Here’s some news to cheer up.  Saina Nehwal became the first ever Indian to win a Super Series tournament when she won the Indonesian Open badminton title with a…