Saina Nehwal enters final of World Junior Badminton ChampionshipNovember 2nd, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Nov 2 (ANI): Top seed Saina Nehwal, India’’s badminton sensation, has entered into the finals of World Junior Badminton Championships in Pune today.
Nehwal will clash with ninth seed Sayaka Sato of Japan in the finals.
She had no problems in quelling the challenge of third seed Shixian Wang and took just 37 minutes to sent packing the Chinese 22-20 21-12.
Nehwal is the first Indian to reach the World juniors final twice.
In the last world junior championships in Incheon, South Korea in 2006, Nehwal had won silver medal.
The BWF World Junior Championships (also known as the World Junior Badminton Championships) is a tournament organized by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to crown the best junior badminton players (under-19) in the world. (ANI)
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