After the Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy exit from the Japan open series, Kashyap is the only one striving for the title from Indian Shutlers, now he is also knocked out in quarterfinals, India wrapped up from Japan Superstars tournament. Saina Nehwal failed in the second round in a match with the Japanese Minatsu Mitani.
On the other hand, Kidambi Srikanth also left the tournament early reads 21-11 21-19 in an all-Indian men’s singles contest, which lasted for 45 minutes. In the very first game Kashyap boosted up with 9-6 and coming to Srikanth he failed in kickstarting.
Kashyap was defeated by Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei 14-21, 18-21 in the quarterfinals which went for 42 minutes, This win made Chou Tien Chen levelled things up 2-2 in their career meetings, with this India ends it session in Japan open tournament. In the men’s singles, two times Olympics medalist will be facing Indonesian player Tommy Sugiarto today.
In the first round Chen lead with 5-2 at a point it marked 8-8 looked never back, But in the second game Kashyap managed in the beginning, later he was exerted pressure by his opponent and kept increasing the distance.
Commonwealth Games champion Parupalli Kashyap finally knocked out from the Japan open super series. We have to wait which country will clinch the title of Japan open Series.