Indian shuttlers witnessed a bad day in office in the qualifiers of the Thailand Open even as the mixed doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponappa entered the second round of the main draw in the USD 350,000 BWF World Tour Super 500 tournament, here today.
Shreyansh Jaiswal, Rahul Yadav Chittaboina and Kartikey Gulshan Kumar all crashed out in the second round of men's singles qualification round, losing in straight sets against their respective opponents.
While Jaiwal was shown the door by Guangzu Lu of China 7-21 9-21, Chittaboina lost 14-21 12-21-12 against Sitthikom Thammasin of Thailand and Kumar was defeated by Indonesia's Sony Dwi Kuncoro 21-14 28-26.
The mixed doubles main draw started after the qualifiers played in the morning.
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