After a slightly lengthy break, the Indian players will be back in action at the Yonex Open Grand Prix in Netherlands. Fresh from his runners-up finish at the Korea Open Superseries, Ajay Jayaram will be lookNo.ing to carry forward his form into the competition and giving him company will be the likes of Anand Pawar, RMV Gurusaidutt and Sai Praneeth, who will certainly look to put up a good performance in the tournament.
Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy will lead India’s charge in the Men’s doubles event and Tarun Kona and Sikki Reddy will carry the country’s hopes in the mixed doubles event.
There will be just one reprsentation in the Women’s Singles with PC Thulasi carrying the hopes. The other reason for the others opting out of the tournament could be that the Denmark Open Superseries just is scheduled to start from the 13th of October and a good performance there would certainly help players gain more points and boost their chances of making it to the Rio Olympics next year even more.
Here’s the schedule for Wednesday:
|1.||Men’s Singles||Anand Pawar vs Iskandar Zulkarnain||12:30 P.M|
|2.||Men’s Singles||Ajay Jayaram vs Mark Caljouw||1:25 P.M|
|3.||Men’s Singles||RMV Gurusaidutt vs Maxime Moreels||3:25 P.M|
|4.||Men’s Singles||Sai Praneeth vs Stefan Masmussen||6:05 P.M|
|5.||Women’s Singles||PC Thulasi vs Gayle Mahulette||1:05 A.M|