SRIKANTH AND SINDHU OUT OF CHINA OPEN

Top shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth lost their quarterfinal matches on Friday, drawing the curtains on India’s campaign at the $one million China Open BWF World Tour Super 1,000 tournament here.
After Srikanth was ousted 9-21, 11-21 by reigning world champion Kento Momota of Japan, third seed Sindhu went down fighting 11-21, 21-11, 15-21 to World No. 6 Chen Yufei of China in a hard-fought contest, which lasted 52 minutes.
Sindhu had beaten the 20-year-old Chen four times in their last six meetings but on Friday she couldn’t curb her errors or find a way to break her opponent’s superior game plan.
In the opening game, Chen opened up a 6-3 lead. The Chinese produced some stunning strokes to grab an 11-5 lead with a powerful return which the Indian had no answers. After the break, Sindhu took two points but there was a weak return at the net and another stroke went out.
Sindhu’s errors, coupled with Chen later continued to keep the Indian opponent on the back foot.

 

 

 

Kajal

From Online Sources

Team Sportsnasha

SPORTSNASHA
www.sportsnasha.com is a venture of SRC SPORTSNASHA ADVISORS PVT LTD. It is a website dedicated to all sports at all levels. The mission of website is to promote grass root sports.
http://www.sportsnasha.com