Tuesday, June 24, 2008


Name~Saina Nehwal

Date of Birth~17th march 1990

Place of Birth~Hissar(Haryana)

Schooling~B.V.B Vidyashram

Higher studies~second year at Saint Ann’s College,Mehdipatnam Hyderabad

Occupation~Professional Badminton Player(Right-handed)

Endorsed by~Oil corporation of India

Coach(Tutor)~Mr. Pullela Gopichand

Best rankings~21

Career Highlights Of Saina Nehwal~
*Junior World badminton championship : Finalist
*Commonwealth Games: Bronze medal in the
Mixed Team Event - defeated higher ranked Tracey Hallam in the semi-finals.
*Philippines Open: Won the event, defeating Julia Xian Pei Wong of Malaysia and several higher ranked players including the top seed (She was unseeded and ranked 86 at the beginning of the tourney)
*Saina won Chzechoslovakia Junior open tournament in 2003
*Saina won silver medal in 2nd Youth commonwealth games team held in Bedigo Australia 2004.
*Pre quartefinalist in Junior world cup held in Canada 2004