Saina Nehwal’s rehabilitation from a horrible, career-threatening knee injury gathered further momentum at the Malaysia Masters, when she coasted into the women’s singles final with a brilliant 21-13, 21-10 win over No 5 seed, Yip Pui Yin, in a shade over the half-hour mark.
India ace Saina Nehwal produced a dominating performance to notch up a straight-game win over Hong Kong's Yip Pui Yin to seal her place in the finals of the $120,000 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold in Sarawak on Saturday.
Malaysia Masters Final Highlights: Saina Nehwal wins title with 22-20, 22-20 win over Pornpawee Chochuwong
Catch the live updates on the final match between Saina Nehwal and Pornpawee Chochuwong, in the ongoing Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold tournament.
Saina Nehwal stayed on course for the women's singles title at the season-opening Malaysia Masters after she advanced to the semifinals of the $120,000 Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament
Malaysia Masters: Saina Nehwal, Ajay Jayaram advance to quarters as other Indian shuttlers crash out
Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal & Ajay Jayaram continued their good run & reached the quarterfinals of the season-opening Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold
Saina Nehwal and Ajay Jayaram reached the pre-quarterfinals of the season-opening Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold after notching up contrasting wins in women's and men's singles respectively.
Saina Nehwal will look to clinch the Malaysia Masters title as she begins the year's international campaign in the Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament.
By qualifying for Rio Olympics 2016, PV Sindhu has helped India send two ladies singles badminton players for the first time ever.
Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu scored an upset victory over top seed Ji Hyun Sung of Korea in a hard-fought three setter to storm into the women's singles final of the USD 120,000 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament in Penang on Saturday.