Top 5 Medal-Winning Moments of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa
India’s most reliable badminton women’s doubles duo of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa recently achieved yet another high in their already glittering career. The Indian pair, who had reached the World Championships quarter-finals only two weeks back, broke into the top 10 of the BWF World Rankings for the very first time last week. Currently ranked 10th, Gutta and Ponnappa are enjoying a rich vein of form and have once again reinforced the fact that they are one of the best doubles duos to have ever emerged from India.To celebrate Jwala and Ashwini’s latest success, we take a look back at five glorious medal-winning performances from the Indian duo.
#5 2015 Canada Open title
After reaching the semifinals at the US Open Grand Prix Gold, the sizzling chemistry of this Indian pair was on display once more as they scooped up the 2015 Canada Open Grand Prix title that followed– their first title triumph after reuniting post London Olympics. Their impressive run to the title also included an upstaging of the top seeds Eefje Muskens and Selena Piek in the final.