India blank Malaysia

Published on April 16, 2015 23:22:25 PM
Sports
Hyderabad: India, who registered a second consecutive win, showed no mercy as Prarthana Thombare again registered an impressive score whitewashing Malaysia with 2-0 in the Asia/Oceania group-II in the Fed Cup 2015 here on Thursday.

Prarthana defeated Yus Syalin Nabila Binti Yusri with 6-1 6-0 in the first singles match to give India a 1-0 lead.

However, the second singles clash which was held against Ankita Raina and Jawairiah Noordin turned out to be an intense contest with both the players trying to beat one another.

Ankita Raina, who had to work hard, sweated out to beat her rival with 6-1 3-6 6-4.

India had blanked Pakistan by defeating with 3-0 yesterday.