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P Kashyap Reaches Main Draw, to Face K Srikanth at Japan Open

Kashyap advanced to the main draw of the men's singles competition of Japan Super Series after registering twin victories in the two rounds of the qualifiers here on Tuesday.

Press Trust Of India

Updated:September 20, 2016, 3:46 PM IST
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P Kashyap Reaches Main Draw, to Face K Srikanth at Japan Open
A file photo of Indian shuttler P Kashyap. (Getty Images)

Tokyo: Commonwealth Games champion P Kashyap advanced to the main draw of the men's singles competition of Japan Super Series after registering twin victories in the two rounds of the qualifiers here on Tuesday.

In the opening match, Kashyap hardly had to break any sweat as his opponent Austria's David Obernosterer retired while lagging 3-11 in the first game to hand over victory to the Indian.

In the second match, Kashyap brushed aside Denmark's Anders Antonsen, seeded fourth, 21-18 21-12 to set up a clash with fellow Indian K Srikanth in the main draw.

However, in women's singles, Tanvi Lad fought hard before going down 21-19 18-21 9-21 against Japan's Chisato Hoshi.

Besides Srikanth, H S Prannoy, Ajay Jayaram, B Sai Praneeth will start their campaign in the main draw on Wenesday at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.

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| Edited by: Vivek Mishra
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