Indian challenge ends with Saina Nehwal's defeat at Indonesia Open

Indian challenge ends with Saina Nehwal

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-06-03 17:47 Jakarta (Indonesia): Ace Indian shuttlerSaina Nehwal's hopes of securing her maiden title of the season were shattered once again after she lost to top-seedCarolina Marin in the women's singles quarter-final clash of the Indonesia Super Series Premier tournament here on Friday.The eighth-seeded Indian, who has won three times at Jakarta, was beaten 22-24, 11-21 by her Spanish opponent in a contest that lasted 47 minutes.Saina has been struggling to breach the last-four stage in the major tournaments as the 26-year-old had made a slew of semifinal finishes at the Swiss Grand Prix Gold, India Super Series, Malaysia Super Series Premier Open and Asia Badminton Championships.(ANI)