Saina Nehwal loses Semi-Final against Nozomi Okuhara in World Badminton Championships, Glasgow, Scotland– Two years in the wake of making it to her first World Championships last, Saina Nehwal gave herself another opportunity to get into the title coordinate, after yet another hard-battled prevail upon neighborhood top choice, Kirsty Gilmour, in the Total Badminton World Championships on Friday. Saina won 21-19, 18-21, 21-15 to join her more youthful partner, PV Sindhu in the last four.
Prior in the day, Sindhu bulldozed Sun Yun 21-14, 21-9 to achieve the semis and guarantee herself of her third World Championships award in four appearances. While the two young ladies won their quarter-finals, Srikanth Kidambi was beaten by top-seed Son Wan Ho 21-14, 21-18. Sindhu and Saina’s essence in inverse parts additionally raised dreams of an all-Indian last. Just the Chinese and the Indonesians have done it some time recently. While the Chinese have put two ladies in a last 12 times, the Indonesians did it once in 1980.
In spite of the fact that India have been winning a decoration at World Championships since 2011, this will be the first occasion when they will have two with Saina and Sindhu in semis. India have won a decoration in the last seven noteworthy occasions: Five World Championships and the two Olympic Games.
Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara defeated Saina Nehwal in Semi-final of World Badminton Championship. Her defeat had broken her dream of winning world championship. While she defeated in Semi-final but settled for a bronze medal.
Dream of winning a World Championship for Saina Nehwal came to an end. Now She have to wait for at least another year.
PV Sindhu and Saina both are qualified for the semi-finals. Saina loses in semi-final but PV Sindhu continues her journey to final.
Saina Nehwal defeated by Japanese opponent Nozomi Okuhara in semi-final. While on otherside PV Sindhu defeated Chinese opponent China’s Chen Yufei by 21-13, 21-10.
Seventh seeded Nozomi Okuhara vanished hope for final for 12th seeded Saina. She defeated 12th seed by 12-21,21-17, 21-10.
Everybody targets Nehwal at the net — making her lurch and twist. In what is inside legitimate points of confinement of twistedness in brandish, adversaries avoid mincing words about making the Indian coming back from a knee surgery, put supported weight on that joint. Playing the delicate drops to Nehwal’s forehand front corner is a bonafide strategy; just Okuhara drained it with spectacular consistency. The Japanese young lady is labeled with the notoriety of being an indefatigable retriever, which veils her capacity to build encourages that draw damaging mistakes from adversaries.
Consistency gets an awful name frequently to be exhausting, yet is a fabulous ability when you can over and again make a mockery of your opponent’s shortcoming. It began at 4-7 and right around 33% of Okuhara’s focuses to level the sets stopped by influencing Nehwal to lurch at the forehand corner. She was likewise picking the main part of Nehwal shots that had given the Indian the ripped 21-12 lead.
The World No.12 Japanese Nozomi has defeated Saina and Spain’s Carolina Marin in the two consecutive previous matches.
Before this Nozomi had played against Saina and Carolina Marin in the final of the last edition of the Worlds. Saina had won silver in 2015 World Badminton Championship.