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Saina, who has been on a comeback trial after recovering from some nagging injuries, eked out a 21-15 17-21 21-13 win over Sim Yujin of South Korea.
Saina Nehwal is India No 2 (world No 23), behind PV Sindhu (world No 7) who has been given direct selection.
- One loss at India Open and BAI tries to pull me down, says former world No.1.
BySandip Sikdar, New Delhi
Saina Nehwal had won a gold medal at the Gold Coast (CWG) in 2018 after defeating PV Sindhu. In Jakarta, where the Asian Games were held, the former world number one had won a bronze after losing her semifinal tie against Tai Tzu Ying.
- The former world No 1 and CWG and Asian Games medallist criticised the scheduling of trials later this week with the Asian championships to be held later this month