Kidambi Srikanth complex to the semi finals of Swiss Open on Friday.© SAI Media/Twitter
Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the semi-finals of the Swiss Open after defeating Kantaphon Wangcharoen 21-19, 21-15 to advance within the pageant. Srikanth additionally needed to do laborious yards within the fit to development as Wangcharoen gave a difficult pageant. Indian shuttler gained the primary sport via 21-19 however in the second one sport, Srikanth appeared in keep watch over and ruled his opponent. Previous within the day, Indian blended doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa’s wonderful run within the ongoing Swiss Open got here to a disappointing finish after a defeat within the quarter-finals.
Satwiksairaj and Ashwini confirmed top-notch combating spirit earlier than happening to Global No 13 and No five pair -Tan Kian Meng and Lai Pei Jing of Malaysia in 3 units 17-21, 21-16, 18-21.
Satwiksairaj and Ashwini had staged the comeback after shedding the primary set however the Malaysian duo subtle the Indian assault to seal a spot within the semi-finals.
Within the singles fit, Ajay Jayaram’s wonderful run on the Swiss Open Tremendous 300 got here to an finish with the defeat towards Thai badminton participant Kunlavut Vitidsarn.
The shuttler from Thailand thrashed the India badminton participant in two immediately units 21-Nine, 21-6.
Ajay had displayed some sensational performances within the ongoing showpiece match however wasn’t in a position to recreate the display on Friday.
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