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Saina Nehwal was born on 17-03-1990 in Hisar in the state of Haryana, India. She is an Indian Badminton Player.
|Other Name:||Saina Kashyap|
Saina Nehwal Biography, Relationship & Career
Saina started her badminton training from a really young age under the guidance of Dronacharya awardee S.M. Arif. She’s currently coached by Indian legend and national trainer Pullela Gopichand. From a very young age, she has always shown lots of promise, potential, and self-belief. in herself. Post that, she’s performed well in all significant tournaments, both at the national and worldwide level. She’s arguably made a league of her own.
Saina Nehwal created history after she became the first Indian female shuttler to acquire a super-series championship when she won the Philippines Open in the year 2006. She created history after she became the first person from India to win the coveted World Junior Badminton Championships. The year was arguably among the best years of her exemplified career as she also won the Indian National Badminton Championships, the Commonwealth Youth Games, and the Chinese Taipei Open Grand Prix Gold, in exactly the exact same year. The next year, she registered her title in record books after becoming the first Indian to win one of the most prestigious badminton collection of the planet, the Indonesia Open. The same year for her accomplishments on the court, she was felicitated with the prestigious Arjuna award, along with her mentor and coach Pullela Gopichand was also felicitated with the Dronacharya award.
This was the start as she had been awarded the Padma Shri award from the year 2010. In the years to follow, she won the Singapore Open Super Series, the India Open Grand Prix Gold, the Hong Kong Super Series, and the Indonesia Open Super Series among others. She clinched the Gold in the 2010 Commonwealth Games. She hasn’t stopped there and in recent years has won various superseries and once again won the Gold in the 2018 Commonwealth Games and Bronze in the 2018 Asian Games. She has made it very clear that she’ll offer her best in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and will attempt to enhance her Olympic Bronze with Gold. Her success has definitely opened doors with this gorgeous game to grow in India.
Nehwal was awarded the Arjuna Award in 2009 and a year later, the Government of India honored her with the Padma Shri, She won the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2010, and in 2016, she was awarded the Padma Bhusan.
She had been born to Harvir Singh Nehwal & Usha Nehwal and has a sister called Abu Chandranshu Nehwal. On 14-12-2018, she married Badminton Player Parupalli Kashyap.
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Personal Info of Saina Nehwal
|Home Town||Hisar, Haryana, India|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|School||Campus School, CCS HAU, Hisar Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Public School, Hyderabad National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD) School Rajendranagar, Hyderabad St. Ann's College for Women, Hyderabad|
|Hobbies||Playing Badminton, Travelling, Listening Music|
|Net worth||$5 Million|
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|Favorite color||Black, White|
|Favorite sport||Badminton and Tennis|
|Favorite food||Aloo Paratha|