He becomes first Indian men's singles shuttler to clinch Malaysia Masters title
Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal brushed aside Thailand’s Ratchanok Intanon in straight games to enter the Indonesia Masters women’s singles final on Saturday.
Saina took 49 minutes to defeat the fourth-seeded 21-19, 21-19.
London Olympic Games bronze medallist Saina Nehwal has pulled out of final selection trials for a place in the badminton competition for the Asian Games 2023.
"There is no sector where females are left behind. We are fortunate that the president of India is also a female," Thakur added.