Japan Open: Kidambi Srikanth enters quarter final

In Japan Open Badminton, Kidambi Srikanth has entered the quarter final defeating Wong Wing Ki of Hong Kong in Tokyo yesterday.

Srikanth defeated Wong 21-15, 21-14.

However, PV Sindhu and H S Prannoy lost their second round singles encounters.

In her pre-quarterfinal match, Sindhu, seeded 3rd, went down against Chinese Gao Fangjie, 18-21,19-21. In Men’s Singles, Prannoy lost to Indonesia’s Anthony Sinisuka Ginting, 14-21, 17-21.

The Men’s Doubles pair of Manu Attri and B. Sumeeth Reddy and the Mixed Doubles team of N. Sikki Reddy and Pranaav Jerry Chopra also lost.