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Saina Nehwal wins maiden India Open Super Series

Saina Nehwal won her maiden India Open Super Series on Sunday.

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Saina won her maiden India Open Super Series on Sunday. Just a day before, on Saturday, she ascended to world number one spot too. (Source: Twitter)

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Saina defeated former World Champion Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand 21-16 21-14 in the final. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Nehwal outclassed the former world champion from Thailand to win her maiden India Open Super Series. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Saina was fast and accurate as she ran away with the game at the summit clash. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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After the victory, Saina was ecstatic and fans made most of it as she signed autographs for them. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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Saina had a 5-3 record against the Thai and lost when the last time they played in May last year. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)

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It is already turning out to be a fantastic year for Saina who reached the finals of All-England and now won the Indian Open Super Series on Sunday. (Source: Express photo by Ravi Kanojia)