Saina, Jayaram, Gurusaidutt enter quarters in Indonesia; Praneeth ousted by world No.1

World number two Saina took 39 minutes to outplay her 24th ranked opponent 21-13 21-19 in a women's singles second round match at the Istora Gelora Bung Karno Stadium.

updated: June 14, 2013 08:59 IST
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Jakarta: Defending champion Saina Nehwal, R M V Gurusaidutt and Ajay Jayaram advanced to the quarterfinals of the Indonesian Super Series Premier after winning their respective matches, here on Thursday.

However, it was curtains for Sai Praneeth in the men's singles as he went down fighting against World No.1 Lee Chong Wei in the pre-quarters.

Saina registered a comfortable straight-game victory over Sayaka Takahashi of Japan while Gurusaidutt fought hard for his win over Kazumasa Sakai of Japan.

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