Saina Nehwal knocked out of Orleans Masters tourney | Badminton News resportsnews

New Delhi: India’s star shuttler Saina Nehwal is out of the event orleans masters event after shedding within the first spherical in straight video games to Turkey’s Neslihan Yigit in Orléans, France, on Wednesday.
Nonetheless, rising Indian stars Mithun Manjunath, Priyanshu RajawatAakarshi Kashyap and Tanya Hemant After profitable their respective first spherical matches, they superior to the second spherical.
Returning to the courtroom after lacking a number of tournaments, the London Olympic bronze medalist shuttler bought the higher of Turkish qualifier Yigit 16-21, 14-21 in simply 39 minutes.

Saina, who had missed the All England Championship and dropped to thirty second within the BWF rankings, regarded sluggish as she trailed 4-11 to Yijit.
Saina, affected by extreme stiffness in her proper knee, made a comeback to slender the deficit to 13-15 however the margin was an excessive amount of ultimately because the Turkish shuttler took the primary recreation.
A rusty Saina didn’t fare effectively within the second recreation, trailing 6-11 on the mid-game interval and ultimately misplaced the tie in straight video games.
Then again, Sameer Verma misplaced 19-21, 21-19, 21-17 in opposition to Nhat Nguyen of Eire.
In different males’s singles first-round matches, India’s Manjunath beat higher-ranked participant Victor Svendsen The Danish 24-22, 25-23 whereas Rajawat beat compatriot Kiran George 21-18, 21-13.

Manjunath will play Taipei’s Yu Zhen, who was fortunate to advance after profitable the primary recreation within the second recreation over fifth seed Rasmus Gemke.
Rajawat, however, will tackle high seed Kenta Nishimoto of Japan.
Nishimoto defeated Chia Hao Lee of Taipei 21-18, 21-11.
Within the ladies’s singles, Tanya registered a 21-17 21-18 win over France’s Leonise Huet, whereas Aakarshi beat Japan’s Natsuki Nidaira 8-21 21-13 8-21.
Tasneem Mir went down 22-20 13-21 5-21 to Yvonne Lee of Germany.
(With PTI inputs)

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