Tine Baun, Mark Zwiebler take Mumbai atop IBL table

Aug 21, 2013, 12:10 IST | A Correspondent

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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