Sindhu, Saina book quarterfinal spots at Singapore Open
PV Sindhu advanced to the women’s singles quarterfinals of the Singapore Open beating Denmark’s Mia Blichfeldt. Sindhu took 39 minutes to get the better of Mia with a 21-13 21-19 win. She will next face China’s Cai Yanyan, a BWF World Junior Championships bronze medallist. Meanwhile, Saina Nehwal beat Pornpawee Chochuwong after a thrilling 21-16 18-21 21-19 encounter. She will next face Japanese Nozomi Okuhara.