Tine Baun, Mark Zwiebler take Mumbai atop IBL table

However, credit for Mumbai’s win must go to Baun and German Mark Zwiebler, who won their respective singles matches to give Mumbai a 3-1 lead and take them atop the IBL points table.

Tine Baun
Mumbai Masters’ Tine Baun after her 21-11, 21-13 win over Delhi’s Arundhati Panthawane at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Stadium on Monday. Pic/Suresh KK

Baun first beat Arundharti Panthawane 21-11, 21-13 in the women’s singles, after which Zwiebler fought hard to get the better of B Sai Praneeth 18-21, 21-10, 

11-9. Before Zwiebler’s win though Delhi’s Koo Kien Keat and Tan Boon Hoeng beat Mumbai’s B Sumeet Reddy and Manu Attri 14-21, 21-15, 11-7 in the men’s doubles to pull one back for the visitors.

Finally, Wei and Baun eked out a fine 21-18, 15-21, 11-5 win over V Diju and Prajakta Sawant. 

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