Saina Nehwal crashes out of New Zealand Open after shocking loss to World number 212 Wang Zhiyi
- by Archit-Jain
- May 02, 2019 16:07
Saina Nehwal ost 16-21 23-21 4-21 to her 19-year-old opponent world number 212 Wang Zhiyi of China in the women's singles match that lasted one hour and seven minutes.
saina nehwal the glourious daughter of india lost the match in the new zealand open. The 29-year-old Olympic bronze medallist and world number nine lost 16-21 23-21 4-21 to her 19-year-old opponent in the women’s singles match that lasted one hour and seven minutes.
Earlier in the day, the pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy fought hard against Chinese duo of Liu Xuanxuan and Xia Yuting before losing 14-21 23-21 14-21 in an hour and 10 minutes.
But the men’s doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy registered a win over New Zealand’s Joshua Feng and Jack Jiang 21-17 21-10.