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Shuttler Jayaram ends runner-up at Vietnam Open

Press Trust of India  |  Ho Chi Minh City 

Indian shuttler Jayaram had to be content with a runner-up at the after losing the final to of here.

The 30-year-old Indian had an impressive run at the tournament before losing 14-21 10-21 to Shesar in a 28-minute clash at the USD 75,000 BWF Tour Super 100 tournament.

It was second consecutive runner-up finish for Jayaram on the circuit as he had also reached the final at the White Nights International Challenge, last month.

Jayaram, who is making a comeback after recovering from a hamstring he suffered last year, had defeated seventh seed Yu Igarashi of in a straight games in semifinals yesterday.

While World No. 79 Shesar, who had won four consecutive International tournament, got the better of India's Mithun Manjunath 21-17 19-21 21-14 in the semifinals here.

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First Published: Sun, August 12 2018. 15:05 IST