Considering the match was between two outside team, the 2000-strong crowd would have pleased the tournament’s organisers and players alike.
The spectators had turned up to watch Indian badminton’s golden girl saina Nehwal. And the Hyderabadi didn’t disappoint with a fine come-from-behind 17-21 21-19 11-6 victory over Pune Pistons’ Juliane Schenk to give the Hotshots a 2-0 lead.
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