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Saina Nehwal trades badminton racquet with this new game

Saina Nehwal dropped the badminton racquet and shuttle for some time to try her hand at video games.

other sports Updated: Jul 01, 2017 17:37 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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Saina Nehwal and other Indian badminton players had fun playing video games recently.(Saina Nehwal/Twitter)

Saina Nehwal took a break from her rigorous schedule to try her hand at video games. The ace Indian shuttler along with several others were visiting badminton players Arun Vishnu and Arundhati Pantawane’s house, who got married in January 2016.

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Reigning Commonwealth Games men’s singles champion Parupalli Kashyap, Singapore Open winner B Sai Praneeth and rising stars HS Prannoy and RMV Gurusaidutt were seen playing video games together.

In a video tweeted by Saina, Sai Praneeth is seen challenging Saina to a video game with both responding with animated expressions.

When @nehwalsaina in town its always the best time 😄😄 #dock45#dinner #hyderabadishappening ❤️

A post shared by Gurusaidutt (@gurusaidutt) on

Saina tweeted the videos saying that she had a “fun time” at Arun and Arundhani’s house.

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Playstation time! Lovely house @srarunvishnu @pantawane

A post shared by Parupalli Kashyap (@parupallikashyap) on

Gurusaidutt tweeted that whenever Saina is in town, that is the “best time”.

First Published: Jul 01, 2017 17:37 IST