Sindhu and Srikanth stay on course

November 9, 2018

BadmintonIndonesia Open Badminton Tournament

Reference: https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-sports/sindhu-and-srikanth-stay-on-course/article25448558.ece

Former champions P.V. Sindhu and K. Srikanth advanced to the quarterfinals of the China Open World Tour Super 750 badminton tournament on Thursday.

While Sindhu posted a 21-12, 21-15 win over Thailand’s Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the second round, Srikanth managed to script a come-from-behind 10-21, 21-9 21-9 victory over Tommy Sugiarto.

Third-seeded Sindhu, who had clinched the title in 2016, will face a tough test against eighth seeded He Bingjiao next as she has lost both the meetings against the World No. 7 Chinese.

Srikanth will face Chinese Taipei’s Chou Tien Chen.

The results (second round): Men: K. Srikanth bt Tommy Sugiarto 10-21, 21-9 21-9.

Doubles: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy & Chirag Shetty bt Wahyu Nayaka Arya Pangkaryanira & Ade Yusuf Santoso (Ina) 16-21, 21-14, 21-15.

Women: P.V. Sindhu bt Busanan Ongbamrungphan 21-12, 21-15 .

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