Chennai: Rio Olympic Title holder Carolina Marin thrashed away Indian badminton champ Saina Nehwal as Hyderabad Hunters defeated Awadhe Warriors 6-(-1) in PBL game held at the Nehru Indoor Stadium on Sunday.
Carolina Marin showed her magnificient side to Saina Nehwal and clinched 15-5, 15-7 against her.
Later, Hyderabad Hunters take mixed doubles game to their side. Players Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Pia Zebediah beat Hendra Setiawan and Christinna Pedersen 15 -9, 15-9 to conclude the knocking down job in a stylish way.
Prior, World No 16 Sai Praneeth defeated World No 3 Kidambi Srikanth by 15- 10, 15-10 in the Warriors’ trump game to take Hyderabad squad on the road to a thrashing victory.
In 2017, Praneeth lead the game against their opponent player and following the early knockdown of points from the Denmark Open triumph, it was Praneeth who illicit the starting game with his accuracy.
Prior, World No 18 Lee Hyun Il of Korea clinched the game against Parupalli Kashyap by 13-15, 15-9, 15-14. This triumph helped Hyderabad Hunters to take 2-0 lead over Awadhe Warriors.