China Open: PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth enter quarterfinals


Fuzhou: Ace Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday moved into the quarterfinals of the China Open Super 750 badminton tournament in Fuzhou on Thursday.

Sindhu secured an easy victory over Busanan Ongbamrungphan of Thailand in the straight game of 21-12, 21-15.

Sindhu registered a convincing 21-12 to win the first game. The World No.3 controlled the match brilliantly and clinched the set 21-15 in a match that went on for 37 minutes to ensure her progression to the quarterfinals.

On the other hand, Srikanth defeated Tommy Sugiarto of Indonesia in the sets of 10-21, 21-9, 21-9.

The Indian shuttler after winning the first set struggled in the second set and eventually lost it. But in the final set, Srikant turned the tables and won the match that lasted for 45 minutes.

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