Saina in quarters of Thailand OpenJune 7th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) India’s badminton star Saina Nehwal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold in Bangkok defeating Chinese Li Han 21-17, 21-13 Thursday.
World No.5 Saina took 42 minutes to get past the Chinese in the second round. She next plays Thailand’s Sapsiree Taerattanachai in a last-eight match Friday.
Taerattanachai came from behind to beat Kaori Imabeppu of Japan 20-22, 21-19, 21-15.
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