Men's singles third seed Srikanth also did not find his legs as the he lost 19-21, 18-21 to Indonesian Ihsan Maulana Mustofa in 40 minutes.
Third seed Srikanth needed only 34 minutes to ease past local talent Tzu Wei Wang 21-17, 21-15 in their first career meet.
The 18 year old is ranked 10th with 49 thousand 471 points.
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