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Indonesia Masters 2019: Saina Nehwal Beats He Bingjiao to reach Final

Saina Nehwal Continued Her Impressive Run To Enter The Finals Of The USD 350,000 Indonesia Masters With A Hard-fought Win Over China’s He Bingjiao On Saturday.

PTI | Updated on: 26 Jan 2019, 04:42:23 PM
Saina Nehwal Beats He Bingjiao (Twitter)


Saina Nehwal continued her impressive run to enter the finals of the USD 350,000 Indonesia Masters with a hard-fought win over China’s He Bingjiao on Saturday. The 28-year-old from Hyderabad, who had reached the finals at the last edition, notched up a come-from-behind 18-21 21-12 21-18 triumph over sixth seed Bingjiao, who had won a bronze medal at the World Championship last year.

Eighth seed Saina will now face either Spain’s three-time World Champion and reigning Olympic champion Carolina Marin or China’s Chen Yufei, seeded third.

Saina had won a gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, a bronze at the Asian Games, besides reaching finals at the Denmark, Indonesia Masters and Syed Modi International last year. 

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First Published : 26 Jan 2019, 04:42:15 PM

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