Asiad 2018: Saina enters women’s badminton quarters

Views: 79

Jakarta, Aug 25 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal advanced to the quarter-finals of the women’s singles competition in the 2018 Asian Games here on Saturday.

The 28-year-old registered a straight sets victory over Indonesia’s Fitriani Fitriani in the pre-quarters.

Saina won the first game 21-6 before Fitriani dominated the early parts of the second game. However, the Indian fought back and sealed the affair 21-14.

Another star Indian shuttler, P.V. Sindhu, will be up against Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariiska Tunjung later on Saturday.



ALSO READ:   Hillary Clinton meets rural women artisans with Anita Dongre
Comments: 0

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *