German Open: Lakshya out in first round, Indian challenge over

Mülheim. India’s ace shuttler Lakshya Sen suffered an upset at the hands of France’s Christo Popov in the first round of the German Open men’s singles. World No. 12 and sixth seed Sen was defeated by world No. 41 Popov by 21. 16, 21. Beaten by 16. The remaining three Indian players also lost their first round matches, ending India’s challenge in the BWF World Tour Super 300 tournament.

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Mithun Manjunath was beaten by fourth seed Lo Keen Yew of Singapore 21. 8, 19. 21, 21. beat 11. In women’s singles, Malvika Bansod was seeded fifth and world number six Wang Zhiyi scored 21. 13, 21. Beaten by 14. While Tasnim Mir was defeated by Thailand’s eighth seed Pornpawee Chochuwong by 21. 8, 21. Beaten by 10. With these results, the Indian challenge in the tournament also ended.

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