India’s Saina Nehwal clinched the women’s singles event at Commonwealth Games here today. Saina, seeded second, beat Kristi Gilmour of Scotland in the final. Saina’s victory in three matches Score: 21-14, 18-21, 21-17
In the second game, Saina grabbed the first game 11-5 at one stage but Gilmour retained the game by 21-18 in the third game. Saina, however, continued to make her debut in the first two games of the season. Saina, who took the lead 11-7 at break,
Gilgamesh, however, managed to reach 18-15 at the end of the second game as he beat Scotland in the final. Saina then took five match points at 20-15 and scoring two match points. Saina, however, lost the match 21-17.