Syed Modi International: Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth enter 2nd round; Satwiksairaj Rankireddy-Chirag Shetty ousted
Kidambi Srikanth, B Sai Praneeth and HS Prannoy advanced to the second round at the Syed Modi International Badminton tournament, but it was curtains for second seed Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty
Canada Open 2019: Ajay Jayaram beats Huang Guoixing in three games; Lakshya Sen, Sourabh Verma enter second round
Ajay Jayaram, Sourabh Verm and Lakshya Sen advanced to the second round of the Canada Open while, HS Prannoy and Parupalli Kashyap will begin their campaign
Fifth seed Srikanth, ranked 9th, saw off France's Lucas Corvee 21-12 21-16 in 35 minutes to set up a clash with Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.
Sameer Verma emerged as the lone Indian survivor at the Orleans Open World Super 100 tournament after reaching the semifinals with a hard-fought win over local hope Lucas Corvee in men's singles competition.
Orleans Open 2018: India's Parupalli Kashyap, Sameer Verma enter quarter-finals with straight game wins
Kashyap, a Commonwealth Games gold medallist, will face Denmark's third seed Rasmus Gemke, while Sameer takes on another local player Lucas Corvee, seeded eighth.
Relive the best moments from Day 3 of World Badminton Championship 2017.
World Badminton Championships 2017: Kidambi Srikanth advances; Sung Ji Hyun sets up Saina Nehwal date
Kidambi Srikanth extended his unbeaten run to 12 with an easy win over Lucas Corvee of France in the second round of men's singles at the 2017 World Badminton Championships.
Srikanth defeated Russia's Sergey Sirant 21-13 21-12 in less than half an hour match to set up a clash with France's Lucas Corvee in the next round on Tuesday.
Indian shuttler Sourabh Varma fell at the final hurdle as he lost to Lucas Corvee of France in straight sets in the summit clash of the Belgian International badminton tournament.