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Sindhu & Lakshya Sen ENTER Quarterfinals


Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: Lakshya Sen has made it to the Quarterfinals of Indonesia Masters. Lakshya without much fuss defeated Denmark’s Remus Gemke in straight games 21-18, 21-15. 4th seed PV Sindhu too defeated Indonesia’s Gregoria Mariska Tunjung to seal a spot in the quarterfinals: Follow Indonesia Masters Live updates on Insidesport.IN

Lakshya will now play Chinese Taipei’s Chou Tien Chen for place in Semifinals. Sindhu meanwhile take on Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in Quarterfinals. Meanwhile, Ashwini Ponnappa-Sumeeth Reddy faced straight set defeat against second-seeds Zheng Si Wei.

Also Read: Indonesia Masters LIVE: PV Sindhu defeats Line Christophersen, Lakshya Sen advances to second round, Sameer Verma & young Aakarshi EXITS: Follow LIVE Updates

Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: PV Sindhu & Lakshya Sen ENTER Quarterfinals, Sumeeth Reddy-Ashwini Ponnappa duo lose in second round

Indians in action on Thursday

Men’s Singles

  • Lakshya Sen beat Rasmus Gemke 21-18, 21-15

Women’s Singles

  • PV Sindhu beat Gregoria Tunjung –23-21, 20-22, 21-11

Mixed Doubles 

  • Reddy-Ponnappa LOST TO Zheng-Huang 18-21, 13-21
Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen eye quarterfinals, favourites in second round of Indonesian Masters - Follow LIVE Updates
Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: Lakshya Sen BEAT Rasmus Gemke, Lakshya Sen Enters Quarterfinals

Lakshya Sen vs Rasmus Gemke 

World No.9 Lakshya Sen defeated Denmark’s Rasmus Gemke in straight sets on Wednesday. Sen started the game with a 0-3 deficit, however he took lead in the first set as the scores read 9-6. Gemke then managed to enter the break with a 11-10 lead. After the break, Sen raced off to a 16-12 and went on to win the opening set.

In the second set, both the players were involved in a neck-to-neck battle and it was Lakshya who showed better nerves as he led 13-12 and then closed oout the game by winning the set 21-15.

Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen eye quarterfinals, favourites in second round of Indonesian Masters - Follow LIVE Updates
Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: PV Sindhu and Lakshya Sen eye quarterfinals, favourites in second round of Indonesian Masters – Follow LIVE Updates

PV Sindhu vs Gregoria Mariska Tunjung

Sindhu started the game by taking an early lead in the first set and entered the half-time break with the sore at 11-6. The Indonesian began to make inroads into the game after the break and managed to level the score 15-15. She continued her fightback and took the lead towards the end of the first set and even had three set points in her hand as she led 20-18. However, Sindhu showed her class as she didn’t give up and clinched the set 23-21.

In the second set, Gregoria however managed to dominate right from the start. Despite a good challenge from Sindhu, she led the majority of the set. Sindhu made a late comeback to level the score 18-18 but Gregoria managed to win the set 22-20. In the third set, it was Sindhu’s show all the way as she led the set throughout and clinched it 21-11.

Reddy-Ponnappa vs Zheng-Huang

In the mixed doubles, India’s Sumeeth Reddy and Ashwini Ponnappa faced straight set defeat against China’s second seeded Zheng Siwei and Huang Yaqiong. The Indian duo were completely dominated by the second seed as they didn’t even give the Indians any chance of making a comeback in the game as they won both the sets comfortably.

Also read: Indonesia Masters 2022 LIVE: Draws, Schedule, Top seeds, Prize Money, LIVE streaming – All you need to know

Where to watch Indonesia Masters 2022 badminton live in India? The Indonesia Masters 2022 badminton will be telecasted live on the Sports18 TV in English Language. The coverage will begin from the quarter-finals stage, which begins on June 10. Live streaming of Indonesia Masters 2022 will be available on Voot.

The second round matches can be watched live on BWF’s official YouTube Channel BWF TV.

Indonesia Masters Badminton LIVE: PV Sindhu & Lakshya Sen ENTER Quarterfinals, Sumeeth Reddy-Ashwini Ponnappa duo lose in second round



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