Reigning world champion P V Sindhu sailed into the pre-quarterfinals with a convincing win over former Olympic gold medallist Li Xuerui however Saina Nehwal crashed out of the China Open Tremendous 1000 match right here on Wednesday.
India’s high shuttler Sindhu beat Li Xuerui 21-18 21-12 in simply 34 minutes of motion.
Replicating her world championship type, the Olympic silver-medallist produced one other robust efficiency to get the higher of the at the moment 20th-ranked Chinese language, who entered the match with a 3-Three report in opposition to the Indian.
Nevertheless, Saina made an early exit after dropping to Thailand’s Busanan Ongbamrungphan within the ladies’s singles.
The London Olympics bronze-medallist misplaced 10-21 17-21 by the hands of the World No.19 Ongbamrungphan in a match that lasted for 44 minutes on the Olympic Sports activities Middle Xincheng Gymnasium.
It was the previous world primary’s second successive loss to the Thai participant.
The 29-year-old Saina has struggled for type following her restoration from accidents.
The Indian began her season with a win on the Indonesia Open however has failed to succeed in one other last on the BWF circuit to this point.
In different matches of the day that includes Indian shuttlers, B Sai Praneeth defeated Thailand’s Suppanyu Avihingsanon 21-19 21-23 21-14 to make the following spherical of the boys’s singles occasion.
The duo of Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N. Sikki Reddy misplaced to Germany’s Mark Lamsfuss and Isabel Herttrich 12-21 21-23.
Supply: PTI Information