Commonwealth Games 2014: Shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth, RMV Gurusaidutt Reach Round of 32

Kidambi Srikanth defeated St Helena's Duane March 21-3, 21-4, while R.M.V. Gurusaidutt eased past Benjamin Pui Hun Li of the Isle of Man 21-5, 21-12.

updated: July 30, 2014 01:21 IST
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Glasgow: Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and R.M.V. Gurusaidutt won their respective matches to enter the men's singles Round of 32 at the Commonwealth Games here on Tuesday. (Day 6 Blog | Medal Tally)

Rising star Srikanth had an easy Round of 64 outing as he needed merely 15 minutes to beat St Helena's Duane March 21-3, 21-4 at the Emirates Arena. The Hyderabadi will next take on Welsh Daniel Font on Wednesday. (Read: Indian Wrestlers Sushil Kumar, Amit Kumar, Vinesh Win Gold Medals)

Gurusaidutt too had an easy match as he won 21-5, 21-12 in 24 minutes against Benjamin Pui Hun Li of the Isle of Man. He will next face Edwin Ekiring.

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