Dutch Open: Ajay Jayaram's dominant performance seals finals berth
Defending champion Ajay Jayaram continued his dominating run at the Dutch Open, reaching the semifinals of the men's singles competition.
Almere: Defending champion Ajay Jayaram continued his dominating run at the Dutch Open, reaching the semifinals of the men's singles competition of the $ 55,000 Grand Prix tournament.
Top seed Jayaram, who has clinched this title three times in his career, notched up a 21-15 21-18 win over Brazil's Ygor Coelho De Oliveira, seeded eighth, in a 32-minute match at the Topsportcentrum Almere.
The 29-year-old Indian will next face fifth seeded Anders Antonsen of Denmark.
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Japan fought all the way, missing some key players, but China were superior across the four contested matches on Saturday.
Denmark Open also restarts the BWF World Tour following a suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic.