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Swiss Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty Men’s Doubles Semi

Swiss Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty Men's Doubles Semi

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty reached the semi-finals of the Swiss Open.© Twitter

Former champion Kidambi Srikanth entered the Swiss Open men's singles semifinal after a straight game win over sixth seed Kantaphon Wangcharoen of Thailand in a straight game here. World no. 10 Satvikasiraj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty also advanced to the semi-finals of the Super 300 after the final four finishes at the Toyota Thailand Open in January, and continued their good run. Fourth seed Srikanth defeated Wangchroen 21-19 21-15 in 44 minutes, while second seed Satwik and Chirag fifth seed Ong Yev Sin and Teo Ei Yi 12-21 21-19 21- in the men's doubles event on Friday night. Defeated 12.

Former World no. 1 Srikkanth, who last made a semi-final appearance in the Hong Kong Super 500 in November 2019, will be top seeded and clash with the world. Victor Excelsen of Denmark.

This will be the first clash between the two since their meeting at the 2019 India Open in March.


Satwik and Chirag will face the sixth-seeded Danish pair of Kim Astrup and Skarup Rasmussen.

Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu will take on fourth seed Mia Blichfeldt of Denmark for a place in the final.

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