Published: January 22, 2020 1:16:08 pm
India’s Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma had been on Wednesday knocked out of the Thailand Masters Badminton after struggling first-round defeats in Bangkok.
Verma misplaced to Malaysia’s Lee Zii Jia 16-21 15-21 in a 39-minute males’s singles match within the BWF World Tour Super 300 occasion. The story went on related strains for the fifth-seeded Srikanth, who went all the way down to Shesar Hiren Rhustavito of Indonesia 21-12 14-21 12-21, in a match that lasted 48 minutes. This was Srikanth’s third consecutive first-round exit this season.
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