Nehwal to face Ratchanok in Indonesia Masters semis

ANI | Updated: Jan 27, 2018 09:51 IST

Jakarta [Indonesia], Jan 27 (ANI): London Olympics bronze medallist Saina Nehwal will face Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in the semi-finals of the Indonesia Masters here on Saturday.

Former world No. 1 Nehwal has an 8-5 head-to-head record against fourth-seeded Intanon.

Nehwal made it to the semi-finals by defeating P.V. Sindhu in straight sets 21-13, 21-19 in an all-Indian clash.

Meanwhile, in the men's doubles, Indian pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty will lock horns with Indonesian pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the last four.

The Indian duo earlier stunned fourth-seeded Denmark pair of Mads Conrad-Petersen and Mads Pieler Kolding 23-21, 15-21, 21-19. (ANI)