Hooda fetes shuttler Saina Nehwal

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday congratulated Hisar-born ace shuttler Saina Nehwal on winning the Singapore Super Series badminton championship.

Updated: Jun 20, 2010, 20:49 PM IST

ChandigarhL: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder
Singh Hooda on Sunday congratulated Hisar-born ace shuttler Saina
Nehwal on winning the Singapore Super Series badminton
championship.

Hooda said Saina has brought laurels to the state and the
country by winning the second Super Series title of her
career.

"We all are proud of her. I hope she will continue to
achieve greater success in life by winning more medals at the
international level," Hooda said here.

Top seed Saina took just 33 minutes to beat Chinese
Taipei`s Tzu Ying Tai 21-18 21-15 in the finals at the
Singapore Indoor Stadium here today.

Saina was born in Hisar district of the state. Her father
is a scientist and both her parents were former state
badminton champions.

The shuttler along with her parents is currently based
in Hyderabad.

PTI

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