World number-22 Praneeth beat World No. 5 China's Chen Long 21-18, 21-13
Praneeth will face Top-seeded Shi Yuki in China
Sports desk B Sai of India reached the finals of Swiss Open Badminton. He defeated world number five Chen Long of China. Praneeth defeated Olympic champion long 21-18, 21-13. In the final, they will be up against Shi Yuki of China's top seed. There will be a match for the first time since the Thailand Open 2017 between the two. In addition to Kashyap, P Kashyap, Ajay Jayaram, Sameer Verma and Shubhankar Dey also participated in this tournament, but no one could go ahead with the second round.
Praneeth defeats Long for the first time
This was the third match between the two players, in which Praneeth won the first time. Long had defeated them in Indonesia Masters this year. At the same time, in the Asian Championship last year also lost.
The first game was very exciting between the two. Long fought hard against Praneeth, but lost 18-21 in the first game. In the second game, Praneeth did not give any opportunity to the Olympic champion. He got his name 21-13 in 46 minutes.