It was a decent day for Indian shuttlers in Russia as Sourabh Verma raged into the last of the men’s singles while the Indian combine of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg entered the last round of blended pairs occasion of the Russia Open on Saturday.
The 25-year-old Verma crushed his Indian partner Mithun Manjunatha 21-9, 21-15 of every a totally uneven challenge. The shuttler will now go up against Japanese Koki Watanabe in the last match. Watanabe beat Russian Vladimir Malkov 21-12, 21-16.
Verma had before whipped Israeli player Misha Zilberman 21-14, 21-16 inside 36 minutes in his quarter-last match.
In the blended pairs, Kapoor and Garg moved beyond the Malaysian team of Chen Tang Jie and Yen Wei Peck 21-19, 11-21, 22-20 to enter the finals. They will now confront the Russian-Korean combine of Vladimir Ivano and Min Kyung Kim.
The men’s singles and blended pairs last is slated to be hung on July 29.