Saina Nehwal wins Indonesian Open

June 21st, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI  

New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal has beaten China’s World No. 3 Wang Lin to win her maiden Super Series title, winning the Indonesian Open in Jakarta on Sunday.

In a gruelling three set match, sixth-seed Saina beat Lin 12-21, 21-18, 21-19 to win the series.

Earlier on Saturday, the Hyderabadi teen had turned things around in dramatic fashion, stunning former World No. 2 Lu Lan of China 25-23, 21-19 to storm into the final of the Indonesia Super Series, her maiden entry at this level.

Saina had beaten seventh-seed Lu 25-23, 21-19 to set up the title clash against Lin Wang on Sunday. (ANI)

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