In Badminton, shuttler Saina Nehwal progressed to the quarterfinals of the Spain Masters after getting the better of Ukraine's Maria Ulitina in the second-round match. Nehwal defeated Ulitina 21-10, 21-19 in the clash last night.
On the other hand, Sameer Verma progressed to the quarters of the tournament after defeating Germany's Kai Schaefer 21-14, 16-21, 21-15. The women's doubles pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Reddy N Sikki also progressed ahead in the tournament after defeating Bulgaria's pair of Gabriela Stoeva and Stefani Stoeva. (AIR NEWS)