India's Saina Nehwal wins Swiss Open title

Saina Nehwal Saina Nehwal is ranked fourth in the world

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Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal has won the Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold title with a victory over the Korean player Ji Hyun Sung in Switzerland.

Nehwal, who was ranked second in the tournament, won 21-13, 21-14 in 43 minutes in the women's singles final.

The world number 4 player defeated Ji Hyun, ranked number 19.

Nehwal, the first Indian to win a Super series tournament, won a gold at the Commonwealth Games and the India Grand Prix gold last month.

Last year Nehwal also won three Super Series titles - Singapore, Indonesia and Hong Kong Open.

The 21-year-old shuttler, from the northern state of Haryana, was the first Indian woman to reach the singles quarter-finals at the Olympics.

Nehwal is also the first Indian to win the World Junior Badminton Championships.

Last year she was awarded the country's highest sporting honour, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

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