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Saina Nehwal vs Anura Prabhudesai, Live Badminton Score and Updates, Senior National Badminton Championships 2017 Semi-finals

Nehwal def Prabhudesai 21-11, 21-10 to enter the final.
Updated: 07 November 2017 16:35 IST - Published: 07 November 2017 16:02 IST
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That was a great performance from the two-time champion.

We now turn our attention to the men's singles where Srikanth Kidambi takes on Lakshya Sen. You can follow it LIVE here:
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Final score: Nehwal def Prabhudesai 21-11, 21-10 to enter the final.
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This time Saina gets the win by sending the shuttle to the corner. 

21-10 it is
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But Saina sends the shuttle long.

20-10
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Match points for Saina
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A weak reply to an overhead smash by Anura.

She now trails 9-19
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Totally in control of the proceedings now.

Saina leads 17-9
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What a great touch by Saina...just lets the shuttle float to the other side.

She is now ahead 14-8
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A few easy points for Anura, who now trails 8-11
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Saina has an 11-5 advantage at the break.
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What a sharp crosscourt smash from Saina!!!!!

The 2nd seed inches ahead to 10-5
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Bad judgement from Anura. Saina's shot lands on the backline and she is up 7-4
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With schoolchildren screaming and shouting for Saina, she goes up to 6-4
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Wow! What deception by Saina. She leads 5-3
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Crosscourt smash by Anura to make it 3-3
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Superb placement by Saina to advance to 3-1
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Second game


Saina is up 2-0
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Saina takes the first game, 21-11 with a crosscourt drop.
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Anura finds a good smash that lands on the backline.

11-20
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A superb drop from Saina to reach game points at 20-10
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19-10 for the two-time champion 
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And now she is rocketing to the finish line. It's 16-10 now
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It's a four-point gap now with Nehwal leading 14-10
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But her good work is undone by errors. They send Saina up to 14-8
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Anura makes a spirited start after the break and trails 8-11