Badminton : Arvind Bhat enters 3rd round of Dutch Open GrandPrix


Arvind Bhat has reached the 3rd round of Men’s Singles in Yonex Dutch Open GrandPrix Badminton tournament. Arvind, seeded 15th, defeated Hsu Jui Ting of Chinese Taipei 21-13, 21-8 in the 2nd round. He will play against Gabriel Ulldahl of Sweden in the 3rd round.

In Women’s Singles, Tanvi Lad lost in the 1st round to Kristina Gavnholt(CZE)¬†13-12, 14-21 . In Mixed Doubles, Indian pair of Pranav Jerry Chopra an d Maneesh K. exited in the 1st round following a 16-21, 14-21¬†lose to the Indonesian pair of Irfan and Weni. Kristi Das from India , who was supposed to compete in the Mixed Doubles event, withdrew from the competition.

In Men’s Doubles, India duo of Pranav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar will be playing their first round match today.