Indian shuttlers qualified for Australian Open Super series
Guwahati/ 20th June’2017 (Prag Sports Desk): Three Indian shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap, Siril Verma and Ruthvika Shivani Gadde qualified for the Australian Open Super series on Tuesday starting from Wednesday.
Parupalli defeated Zhao Junpeng from China 21-15, 21-18 in his first qualifying round before sweeping Kazumasa Sakai of Japan 21-5, 21-16 to lead his place in the first round of the tournament.
Indonesian Yehezkiel Fritz Mainaky brushed aside by shuttler Siril 21-9, 21-9.
In the women’s singles tournament Ruthvika dismissed Australian Sylvina Kurniawan 21-15, 21-15 to qualify for the tournament.