Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth advance to 3rd round at World Badminton Championships

It was largely a good day for India. Sameer Verma during his match against England's Rajiv Ouseph during their round two mens's singles match during the 2017 BWF World Championships of badminton. AFP

It was largely a good day for India. Sameer Verma lost his match against England's Rajiv Ouseph during their round two mens's singles match during the 2017 BWF World Championships of badminton. AFP

India's Saina Nehwal returns to Ukraine's Maria Ulitina during their women's singles match. Sain won the game in just 33 minutes. AFP

Saina Nehwal returns to Ukraine's Maria Ulitina during their women's singles match, winning the game in just 33 minutes. AFP

China's Lin Dan was also a happy man as he won against Denmark's Emil Holst in their round two mens's singles match. AFP

China's Lin Dan was also a happy man as he won against Denmark's Emil Holst in their round two mens's singles match. AFP

Kristy Gilmour won against India's Rituparna Das in just 42 minutes. Image courtesy: @AnneSmillie_CEO

Kristy Gilmour won against India's Rituparna Das in just 42 minutes. Image courtesy: @AnneSmillie_CEO

India's Kidambi Srikanth returns against France's Lucas Corvee during their round two men's singles match. Srikanth won the game in 32 minutes. AFP

India's Kidambi Srikanth returns against France's Lucas Corvee during their round two men's singles match. Srikanth won the game in 32 minutes. AFP

Spain's Carolina Marin advanced to the next round. Here she celebrates during her match against Hong Kong's Yip Pui Yin. Reutera

Spain's Carolina Marin advanced to the next round. Here she celebrates during her match against Hong Kong's Yip Pui Yin. Reuters

Ajay Jayaram returns to Netherlands Mark Caljouw during their round two mens's singles match. AFP

Ajay Jayaram returns to Netherlands Mark Caljouw during his win in the round two men's singles match. AFP


Updated Date: Aug 24, 2017 15:59 PM

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