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Saina Nehwal vs Sung Ji Hyun Live Score and Commentary Australian Open 2017 First Round

Saina Nehwal wins, 21-10, 21-16
Updated: 21 June 2017 12:02 IST - Published: 21 June 2017 11:14 IST
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We also have the other Indian superstar, PV Sindhu coming up in a few minutes. Follow it live here.
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That was some performance by the defending champion after a most disappointing Indonesian Open campaign last week. Hope she can continue this.
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Final score: 21-10, 21-16 win for Saina Nehwal
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SAINA NEHWAL WINS!!!!!!
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And Saina grabs THE NEXT FOUR POINTS too to race ahead to 20-16....match points now.
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A long rally goes to the Indian and she makes her way forward to 16-15
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And LIKE THE CHAMPION THAT SHE IS, SAINA COMES BACK to make it 15-15
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She continues to maintain her FOUR-point advantage...Sung up 15-11
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Now the fourth seed makes her march ahead to 14-10
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Sung inches ahead to 11-10 at half-time
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It is back to being extremely competitive as both players not ready to give the other any inch of space...10-10
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But the defending champion takes the next 2 points to trail 8-9 now
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And it's THREE straight points to the Korean....9-6 for Sung. Signs of a comeback?
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Longer rallies...both trying to tire out the other....6-6
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It is a very tight game now....5-5
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Saina has come back to level the score at 3-3 after trailing 1-3.
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SECOND GAME

It's a 2-0 lead for Sung in the second game. Could we be seeing a fightback?
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Saina pockets the first game, 21-10
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GAME POINTS GALORE....20-9
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It's 19-9 now
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18-6 now for the Indian
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Saina is cruising at 17-5 now...so determined and ruthless
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It's a NINE-POINT gap now....Saina leads 14-5
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And the two-time winner continues in the same vein...up 13-4
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It is 11-4 for Saina at the interval.