Pranay defeated Sugiarto 21-14, 21-12 in 37 minutes
This is the third consecutive victory of suagyarto
Auckland Indian shuttler HS Pranay reached the quarter-finals of the New Zealand Open Badminton Tournament on Thursday. At the same time, Sai Praneeth had to face defeat in the second round. Pranay beat up Tommy Sugiarto of second seeded Indonesia. Prannoy made the title in 21 minutes, 21-12 in 37 minutes.
Praneeth loses in two consecutive games
This is the third consecutive victory of love against Sugiarto. In the quarter-finals, they will face the fifth seeded Japanese pair of Sunayama. On the other hand, Praneeth was beaten twice by Olympic and five-time world champion Lin Dan of China 21-12, 21-12.
In men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B. Sumit Reddy got the better of the seventh seeds Malaysia's Goh V Sham and Tan Wei Kyong 21-17, 21-19. Earlier, the Indian challenge has ended because of being out of Saina Nehwal and Anuradha Prabhudesai in women's singles.