Badminton Asia Championships 2022 PV Sindhu reached quarter final | Badminton Asia Championships: PV Sindhu makes a place in the quarterfinals with pride


Badminton Asia Championships: Two-time Olympic medalist PV Sindhu defeated Singapore’s Yui Yan Jeslin Hui in straight games to reach the women’s singles quarterfinals of the Badminton Asia Championships here on Thursday. Fourth seed Sindhu, who won a bronze medal at the 2014 Asia Championships in Gimcheon, defeated world number 100 Jeslin Hui 21-16 21-16 in 42 minutes.

Sindhu’s Amazing

In the next round, Sindhu will face China’s third seed Hee Bing Xiao, whom she won the Tokyo Olympics bronze medal by defeating. Sindhu has won 7 matches against Bing Xiao but she has to face defeat in 9. However, the Indian player has won in both the last matches.

Couple pair did wonders

Third seed Indian men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty also made it to the last eight after beating the Japanese pair of Akira Koga and Taichi Saito 21-17 21-15 in straight games. The world number 7 Indian pair will next face the winner of the fifth seeded Malaysian pair of Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik and the Singaporean pair of Denny Bawa Krisnanta and Jun Liang Andy Kwek.

These Indians also lost their matches

Akarshi Kashyap also crashed out of the competition in women’s singles with a 15-219-21 loss to top seed Akane Yamaguchi of Japan. Women’s doubles pair of Ashwini Bhat and Shikha Gautam and Simran Singhi and Ritika Thakar also bowed out of the tournament after losing straight games.



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