Swiss Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty Enter Men’s Doubles Semis | Badminton News

Swiss Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty Enter Mens Doubles Semis

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty superior into the semifinals of Swiss Open.© Twitter

Former champion Kidambi Srikanth superior to the boys’s singles semifinals of the Swiss Open after a straight recreation win over sixth seed Kantaphon Wangcharoen of Thailand right here. World no. 10 Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty additionally entered the semifinals of the tremendous 300 occasion, persevering with their good run following a final 4 end at Toyota Thailand Open in January. Fourth seed Srikanth beat Wangcharoen 21-19 21-15 in 44 minutes, whereas second seeds Satwik and Chirag noticed off fifth seeds Ong Yew Sin and Teo Ee Yi 12-21 21-19 21-12 within the males’s doubles competitors on Friday evening. 

Former world no. 1 Srikanth, who had final made it to semis on the Hong Kong Super 500 in November, 2019, will conflict with prime seed and world no. 2 Viktor Axelsen of Denmark. 

It would be the first conflict between the 2 since their assembly on the 2019 India Open in March. 


Satwik and Chirag will face sixth seeded Danish pair of Kim Astrup and Anders Skaarup Rasmussen. 

Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu will tackle fourth seed Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark for a spot within the ultimate.

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