Pornpawee could not handle pressure thereafter as Saina drew from her experience to clinch the opening game after a 20-minute slog.
23 Jan 2017 3:23 AM
Malaysia Masters title was Saina Nehwal's 23rd title overall and the first after last year's Australian Open.
22 Jan 2017 2:51 PM
Saina endured a difficult season last year as she recovered from a foot injury to win the Australian Open.
17 Jan 2017 2:30 AM
Markis Kido against Adcock and Mads Pieler Kolding of the Smashers, the Chennai duo held all the aces in a 11-3, 12-10 win.
14 Jan 2017 1:51 AM
The Smashers seized it in a 4-3 win over the Warriors in the last round of Premier Badminton League fixtures.
12 Jan 2017 4:52 AM
Saina Nehwal’s Awadhe Warriors became the first team to enter the last four stage of the PBL.
12 Jan 2017 4:45 AM
Marin defeated Saina Nehwal in the final of the All England and World Championship last year and PV Sindhu at the Olympic final.
11 Jan 2017 2:35 AM
Nehwal voiced her concern over the Badminton World Federation’s decision to change the format to a short, brisk and intense 11-point game.
11 Jan 2017 2:34 AM
The Warriors then wrapped up the tie in the final match as Saina defeated Cheung.
10 Jan 2017 2:24 AM
Saina sealed the game in no time. The win gave Warriors an extra point as it was a trump match for them.
06 Jan 2017 1:06 AM
Saina, who is currently ranked 10th in BWF world rankings, hinted that she could next play in the Malaysia Open at the end of this month.
03 Jan 2017 4:54 PM
A day after cutting silver medallist PV Sindhu to size, the Olympic champion swept aside Nehwal to keep her slate clean in the tournament.
03 Jan 2017 1:08 AM
Kumar said the PBL is not played for two months as the cricket league.
27 Dec 2016 2:47 AM
Sindhu, the Rio Olympics silver-medallist, had said the system will force players to be alert and focus from the first point itself.
26 Dec 2016 5:54 AM
Sindhu also finished second at the Hong Kong Superseries after losing to Chinese Taipei’s Tai Tzu Ying in the final.
23 Dec 2016 1:09 AM
PV Sindhu is at No. 10 spot from her career best No. 7 slot.
10 Dec 2016 3:51 PM
Sindhu on her part, said she was “looking forward to playing Marin again,” perhaps to avenge her loss in Rio.
10 Dec 2016 2:13 AM
Saina is slowly trying to come back to her best after recovering from a major knee injury.
02 Dec 2016 12:03 PM
Sania Nehwal survived an early scare from Indonesia's Dinar Dyah Ayustine to book her place in the quarter-finals of the Macau Open.
01 Dec 2016 1:12 PM
It has been slow progress for Saina Nehwal, after recovering from her knee surgery.
30 Nov 2016 5:25 PM