[h=1]Saina Nehwal trumps Sun Yu to bag second Australian Open title[/h]Aditya Bhattacharya | TNN | Jun 12, 2016, 02.13 PM IST
- After looking off-colour in the first game, the World No. 8 roared back to clinch the second and third game
- Saina broke her title drought in style just in time before the Olympics
- Saina became the only shuttler to win the Australian Open on two separate ocassions
Saina Nehwal broke her title drought in emphatic fashion. (Getty Images)
A day after coach Vimal Kumar termed her performance 'perfect', Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal dished out a similar show against Sun Yu to defeat the Chinese 11-21, 21-14, 21-19 in a 72-minute thriller and win the Australian Open Super Series women's title on Sunday at the Sydney Sports Centre. This is her second Australian Open win and with this, the World No. 8 has managed to claim her maiden title this season.