World Championship: Lakshya Sen and Malvika Bansod out of the game


World Championships bronze medalist Lakshya Sen suffered a straight-game loss to lower-ranked Shesar Hiren Rustavito within the males’s singles second spherical of the Korea Open Tremendous 500 badminton match right here on Thursday. The world quantity 9 Indian misplaced 20-229-21 to the world quantity 24 Indonesian participant in 33 minutes.

Malvika Bansod, one of many rising gamers, additionally did not make it to the quarter-finals. She misplaced 8-21 14-21 to Pornpawee Chochuwong of Thailand within the second spherical of ladies’s singles. The combined doubles pair of Sumit Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa have been additionally dominated out of the match. The Indian pair misplaced 20-22 21-18 14-21 in three video games to fifth Chinese language pair of Ou Xuan Yi and Huang Ya Qiang in a good contest that lasted for practically an hour.

The primary recreation noticed a fierce battle between sixth seed Lakshya and Rustawito, who had made it to 2 consecutive finals on the German Open and the All England Championships, which have been received by the Indonesian. Within the second recreation, Rustavito received the match with out giving any likelihood to the 20-year-old Indian.

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