Top Shuttlers PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth crashed out off the women’s and men’s singles semifinals in the Malaysia Open.
Sindhu Iost to defending champion Tai Tzu Ying 21-15, 19-21, 21-11 Sriknath felt defeat at the hands of Japan’s Kento Momota by 13-21, 13-21.
This was Srikanth’s sixth defeat to Momota in nine meetings, while Sindhu has now lost nine times to Tai Tzu.
After the first game lose against the Chinese Taipei shuttler, Sindhu managed to come out strong in the second game. But a stronger Tzu Ying ended her hopes.
Srikanth couldn’t withstand Momota’s smashes and conceded defeat.