Indian Shuttler Sameer Verma ended his marketing campaign on the Indonesia Open Tremendous 1000 with a direct defeat in entrance of the world quantity 5, Lee Zii Jia, from Malaysia, within the second spherical, on Thursday. The 27-year-old, a former no. 11, went down 10-21, 13-21, to sixth seed Lee in a 43-minute males’s singles match.
This was Sameer’s fifth defeat to Lee in seven video games.
Ashwini Ponnappa and N Sikki Reddy additionally dropped out of the match after shedding 16-21, 13-21 to Chinese language leaders Chen Qing Chen and Jia Yi Fan within the ladies’s doubles competitors.
HS Prannoy will face Ng Ka Lengthy Angus from Hong Kong later within the day, whereas MR Arjun and Dhruv Kapila will face Chinese language Liu Yu Chen and Ou Xuan Yi.