Kashyap loses in quarters of Asian Badminton Championship

April 10th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) India’s campaign in Asian Badminton Championship ended Friday with Parupalli Kashyap losing to China’s Bao Chunlai in the men’s singles quarterfinal in Suwon, Korea.
Kashyap gave a tough resistance to the fourth seeded Chinese, but went down 21-15, 9-21, 16-21 in 47 minutes.

Unseeded Kashyap gave a fine performance in the tournament, beating 15th seed Hoon Ji Hoon of Korea and 7th seed Nguyen Tien Minh of Vietnam to reach the last 16.

Other Indians including Saina Nehwal are already out of the event.

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