Indian pair of Krishna Prasad, Vishnu Vardhan enters Men’s Doubles finals of Orleans Masters
Badminton, Indian men’s double pair of Krishna Prasad Garaga and Vishnu Vardhan will clash with English pair Ben Lane and Sean Vendy in the final of the Orleans Masters tournament in Paris today.
In the Semifinal yesterday, Indian pair beat England’s Callum Hemming and Steve Stallwood in the semi finals 21-17, 21-17.
However, in mixed doubles semifinals, Indian duo Ashwini Ponnappa and Dhruv Kapila were beaten by Niclas Nohr and Amalie Magelund by 9-21, 21-23, 7-21.
Earlier, in Women’s doubles, the Indian pair of Ahwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy crashed out of the competition after losing in the semifinal against Thailand’s Jongkolphan Kititharakul and Rawinda Prajoigjai by 18-21, 9-21.
Saina Nehwal also lost to Line Chrishtopherson in the Women’s Singles semi-final of the tournament by 17-21, 17-21.