Saina wins first round of Indonesia Super Series

Jakarta: India’s ace shuttler Saina Nehwal today moved ahead to the second round of the $9,00,000 Indonesia Super Series Premier badminton tournament.

She overcame Chinese Taipei’s Pai Yu Po and clinched her first-round women’s singles tie.

The three-time champion came back after losing the second game to register a 21-11, 19-21, 21-15 win over World No.23 Yu Po in a contest which lasted for an hour and three minutes.