Former World number one of 2015 According to Badminton World Federation Ranking. She has represented India three times in Olympics. And a Padma Bhushan Awardee.In 2019 she win against Spanish Carolina Marin in Indonesia Masters Final.
She was born on 17th Of march 1990 in Hisar district of Haryana state.
Her father Harveer Singh Nehwal and mother Usha Nehwal both were Badminton Champions in Haryana.
She has an elder sister named Chandranshu Nehwal.
She started her schooling in “campus School” which is in Hisar.
But after completing her school, Saina took the admission for 12th standard in St.Ann’s college for women from Hyderabad.
In 2006 she became the first Indian and youngest athlete to win the “Philippines Open”.
She defeated Sayaka Sato of Japan in 2008 and won “World Junior Badminton Championships”.
In 2009 She won the “Badminton World Federation” Super Series title as a first Indian.
“Commonwealth Games” in 2010 She beat Wong Mew Choo of Malaysia.
In 2011 she beat Sung Ji-Hyun of South Korea in “Swiss open Title”.
In 2012, in the “London Olympics” she ended the tournament in a draw. But in the group stage, she beat Sabrina Jaquet of Switzerland.
In 2014 she defeated P.V.Sindhu in “world Championships”.
She also defeated Carolina Marin to win Australian Super Series.
In 2015 she reached the final of “All England” as a first Indian woman but lost to Carolina in the Final.
In 2016 she was selected as an Integrity Ambassador of the “Badminton World Federation” campaign.
In 2017, she won the “Malaysia Masters” after defeating Pornpawee Chochuwong.
She won Gold in the Commonwealth Games Women’s Single by beating P.V.Sindhu in the final.
In 2018 She won Gold in the “Commonwealth games” by beating PV Sindhu in the final.
Next year in 2019 she qualifies for the Badminton World Federation super 500 titles in the Indonesian Masters she played against Carolina Marin.
On the 14th of December 2018, She Married Parupalli Kashyap. Who is also an Arjuna Awardee And her trainer at Gopichand Badminton Academy?
Social Media Activity
This former world number 1 In 2014, according to Badminton World Federation has also millions of followers on social media. On Twitter, she has 8.5 Million Followers, and on Instagram, she has 1.4 Million followers.
She has purchased a beautiful apartment In Hyderabad to live with her family. She purchased this beautiful apartment in 2015.
Approximate cost of this apartment is Rs 4.6 Cr( $ 0.65 Million)
- BMW 3 series of Rs 42.7 Lacs ( $ 4.27 Million)
- Toyota Fortuner of Rs 30.05 Lacs ( $ 3 Million).
|Real Name ||Saina Nehwal|
|Birth Place||Hisar, Haryana|
|Hight||5 Feet 5 Inches|
|Top Achievements||In 2015 First Indian women to be world No 1 in BWF Ranking.|
First India to win Gold Medal In Commonwealth Games ( 2010 & 2018).
Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University at Hisar Now became Saina Nehwal Institute of Agricultural Technology, Training and Education.
|Awards & Recognition||In 2008 Most promising player of the year by WBF.|
In 2009 Arjuna Awards.
In 2010 Padma Shri
In (2009-10) Rajib Gandhi Khel Ratna Awards
In 2016 Padma Bhushan.
|Luxury Car|| BMW 3 series of Rs 42.7 Lacs ( $ 4.27 Million) |
Toyota Fortuner of Rs 30.05 Lacs ( $ 3 Million)
|Twitter account||Twitter/Saina Nehwal|
|Instagram Account||Instagram/Saina Nehwal|
|Net Worth||Rs 28.40 Cr ( $ 4.05 Million)|