Badminton star Saina Nehwal joins PV Sindhu in the second round of the BWF French Open in Paris. World No. 9, Saina will clash with Denmark’s Line Hojmark Kjaersfeldt this evening.
PV Sindhu will face Singapore’s Yeo JM. Subhankar Dey will fight Indonesian S H Rhustavito. Saina defeated Ngan Yi Cheung of Hong Kong 23-21, 21-17 in the women’s singles first round. Sindhu defeated Canada’s Michelle Li in straight games 21-15, 21-13 on Tuesday. Subhankar Dey was the only Indian shuttler left in the men’s singles competition. He defeated Indonesia’s Tommy Sugirato 15-21, 21-14, 21-17 in the men’s singles first round yesterday.