Shuttlers Sindhu, Prannoy bow out of China Masters

Shuttlers Sindhu, Prannoy bow out of China Masters

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-04-22 21:00 Changzhou: Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu crashed out of the China Masters Grand Prix after suffering a straight game defeat in the women's singles quarterfinal contest on Friday.Sindhu, the two-time bronze medallist at World Championships, was beaten 21-17, 21-19 by Thailand's Porntip Buranaprasertsuk in a match that lasted 38 minutes.In men's singles, seventh seed HS Prannoy suffered a 10-21, 15-21 defeat to top seed Chen Long to bow out of the tournament.Meanwhile, Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa lost 11-21, 14-21 to Chinese duo of Luo Ying and Luo Yu in the women's doubles quarterfinals as Indian challenge at the tournament came to an end. (ANI)