Saina Nehwal wins Malaysia Masters title

Malaysia Masters finals between 26 years old Saina Nehwal of India and 19 years old Chochuwong of Thailand.

Chochuwong had an early lead of 9-5 in the opening game, then Chochuwong built up the lead of 11-5 at the break. Saina came back strongly. The set went as close as one would have expected. Both the teams made 19-19. Saina took the opening game by a narrow lead of 22-20.

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Chochuwong started the second set strongly but Saina gave a perfect reply and leveled the score to 3-3. Both the players played well. Saina got a lead of 11-8 at the break of the second set. Chochuwong struggled to get back at 17-14 but got back in form soon and gave a good fight to Saina with a score of 20-20. Saina with her brilliant cross net shots won the game in straight sets 22-20, 22-20.
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