India’s Subhankar Dey knocks out Tommy Sugiarto in India Open Badminton
Published: March 28, 2019
India’s Subhankar Dey produced a big upset in New Delhi in India Open Badminton by knocking out fourth seed Indonesian Tommy Sugiarto. Unseeded Subhankar, who is ranked 44th in the world, eked out a 14-21, 22-20, 21-11 win over world number nine Sugiarto to join a number of Indians, including Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy and B Sai Praneeth, in the Men’s Singles pre-quarterfinals. In Women’s Singles, PV Sindhu has brushed aside fellow Indian Mugdha Agrey 21-8, 21-13 to enter the Round-of-16.