Indonesia Masters 2019: Saina Nehwal scripts a brilliant comeback to reach finals of the…

first_imgAdvertisement 5s2uNBA Finals | Brooklyn VsulWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Ecif8u( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) ovt1Would you ever consider trying this?😱82nCan your students do this? 🌚42exbRoller skating! Powered by Firework Saina Nehwal scripted a brilliant comeback to win her semi-final encounter against China’s He Bingjao in the 2019 Indonesia Masters. The 28-year-old outclassed the World No.6 18-21, 21-12, 21-18.Advertisement Saina Nehwal will cross swords with her familiar foe Carolina Marin in the finalsIn the first set, the World No.8 took an unassailable 11-7 lead in the break which she extended to 16-11. However, the Chinese narrowed it down to 15-16 before overtaking her at 18-all and winning three consecutive points to win the set.Saina started the second set strongly and grabbed a 6-3 lead early on. Bingjao’s unforced errors made the matters simpler for the Olympic Bronze medalist who went into the break with a 11-3 advantage. She showed no mercy and won the set 21-12.Advertisement In the decider, Saina again took an indomitable early lead at 9-5. However, Bingjao leveled the playing field at 10-all. From then on, the battle became that of nerves. Saina screamed and roared her way to the victory after picking three consecutive points from 18-all.India’s other shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth bowed out in the quarterfinals whereas Subhankar Dey and Parupalli Kashyap got themselves knocked out in the first round itself.Advertisement Saina Nehwal will now face Olympic Gold medalist Carolina Marin in the finals to claim the coveted trophy and $26250 USD. Advertisementlast_img

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