Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram is optimistic of his team North Eastern Warriors' chances in the Premier Badminton League (PBL) hopes that the Korean doubles pair will be key to their chances.
Tzu Wei Wang defeated Lin Yu Hsien 21-11, 21-12 to set up a final against Hong Kong’s unranked Lee Cheuk Yiu, a 21-12, 21-19 victor over sixth-seeded Hsu Jen Hao.
New Zealand GPG: HS Prannoy fails to convert match points, Sourabh Verma ousted by giant-killer Lee Cheuk Yiu
HS Prannoy was unable to convert four match points against Chinese Taipei’s No 11 seed, Lin Yu Hsien, and bowed out of the competition with a 10-21, 22-20, 21-23 defeat.
Take a look at Kidambi Srikanth's path to Indonesia Open Superseries glory.
Indonesia SSP: HS Prannoy's patient gameplan pays off against Chen Long; Kidambi Srikanth breezes into semis
HS Prannoy set the Jakarta Convention Centre alight on Friday by scraping past China’s two-time reigning world champion and Rio Olympics gold medallist, Chen Long.
Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram failed to notched up his third straight title in the Dutch Open badminton tournament as he went down fighting in the summit clash at Almere on Sunday.