Sindhu seals semifinal spot Singapore Open and Saina loss in quarterfinal | Sindhu reaches semis of Singapore Open, Saina loses in quarter-finals
Sindhu defeats Kai Yanyan of China, Okhura will be up against
Saina Nehwal defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara
Men's Singles Sameer Verma beat second seed Chinese Taipei's Tien Chen
Sports desk India's star shuttler PV Sindhu reached the semi-finals of the Singapore Open. In women's singles quarterfinals, she defeated Kai Yanyan of China 21-13, 17-21, 21-14. At the same time, Saina Nehwal had to face defeat. He defeated Japanese Nozomi Okuhara 21-8, 21-13. In the semi-finals, Okuhara will face Sindhu.
Sindhu, who reached the semi-finals of a tournament for the second time in the season
Silver medalist at the Rio Olympics, defeating world number 18 Sindhu made it to the semi-finals of a tournament for the second time in the season. Earlier, he had reached the final of the India Open.
Saina had defeated Okuhara in the last three matches before, but she lost easily in this match. He defeated Thailand's P. Chuchuwong 21-16, 18-21, 21-19 in the pre-quarterfinals.
Mens singles Sameer Verma lost to Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei. Chen defeated Sameer 21-10, 15-21, 21-15. In mixed doubles, the pair of Pranav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy defeated Dechapol and Sapasiri Teratan Chai 21-14, 21-16.