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Sunchen, April 6 (H.S.). Indian star badminton player PV Sindhu has entered the second round of Korea Open Badminton Championship 2022. Sindhu defeated American player Lauren Lam in the women’s singles first round match played at the Palma Stadium here on Wednesday.

Sindhu, a two-time Olympic medalist, defeated Lauren 21-15, 21-14 in a match that lasted 34 minutes. Sindhu will face Japan’s Aya Ohori in the second round.

Sindhu took an 11-6 lead in the first break of the match. But after this Lam made a great comeback and made the score 16-13. However, after this Sindhu did not give any more chance and won the first game 21-15. In the second game as well, it was the same as the first game and eventually Sindhu won the second game 21-14 to enter the second round.

At the same time, in the men’s singles category, former world No. 1 player Kidambi Srikanth defeated Malaysian shuttler Darren Lew 22-20, 21-11 in a match that lasted 40 minutes. In the second round, the Indian shuttler will now face Israel’s Misha Zilberman.