After defeating their respective opponents in back-to-back matches in the BWF World Tour Super 500 competition, renowned Indian commuters PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen advanced to the Canada Open pre-quarterfinals.
Sen had to work extremely hard to upset second seed Kunlavut Vitidsarn from Thailand in the men’s singles competition 21-18 21-15, while fourth-seeded Sindhu advanced to the next round with an easy 21-16 21-9 victory over Canada’s Talia NG in her first round match. opening of the women’s singles on Wednesday night.
Sen will face Brazilian Ygor Coelho, while two-time Olympian Sindhu will face Natsuki Nidaira of Japan. However, B Sai PraneethThe tournament was over after losing 12-21, 17-21 to Coelho. In ladies’ singles, Ruthvika Shivani Gadde also lost in the first round, losing to Supanida Katethong of Thailand 12-21, 3-21.
Later in the day, the team of Krishna Prasad Garaga and Vishnuvardhan Goud Panjala will be in action against the second-seeded Indonesian team of Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan.
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