saina nehwal - careinfo.inSaina Nehwal: The Golden Girl of India

Saina Nehwal had ended the Chinese empire and capture world’s number one place in Badminton. She is the first Indian to become the world’s number one in Badminton. She got this achievement after reaching in to the semi final of Yonex Sunrise Indian Open Badminton. Saina Nehwal defeated Indonesian Hana Raamdhini in Quarter Final. However, she made her place in the final after defeating Japan’s UE Hashimoto by 21-15, 21-11 on Saturday at Siri Fort Stadium in Delhi.

saina nehwalSaina was on the edge of becoming the world number one in 2010. However, suddenly she could not play games due to her injuries and she did not become the number one. On this she said a few days ago that this time her focus was only on her game and she just wanted to play good. Saina Said, she wants to win the entire tournaments and the good thing is that she is playing well at the moment.

All though, she is the first Indian girl to win the Bronze medal in the London Olympic. She became the first Indian to win the World badminton Federation super series in 2009.

Saina Nahwal’s Achievement  


Played Wins Losses Balance
Total 381 266 115 +113
Current year 44 35 9 +28


Played Wins Losses Balance
Total 33 9 24 −13
Current year 2 0 2 0

  Career record

Event Year Result
Czechoslovakia Junior Open 2003 Gold
 Asian Satellite Badminton Tournament 2005 Gold
 Philippines Open (badminton) 2006 Gold
 Asian Satellite Badminton Tournament 2006 Gold
 Indian National Badminton Championships 2007 Gold
 National Games of India 2007 Gold
 2008 Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold 2008 Gold
 Indian National Badminton Championships 2008 Gold
2010 Badminton Asia Championships 2010 Bronze
2012 Summer Olympics 2012 Bronze