The talented Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth World No: 5 entered the Quarter-finals on Thursday when exposed his skills in a commanding performance against Canada's Jason Anthony Ho-Shue. In a time span of 33 minutes, Srikanth, seeded fifth, defeated Ho-Shue 21-15, 21-14 to enter to the last eight of the Super 750 tournament.
The winner of the Round 2 match between Chinese Taipei Tien Chen Chou seed 2 and Ireland’s Nhat Nguyen is China’s Tien Chen Chou with the scores 21-18, 21-11 will face srikanth in Quarterfinals. After a seven month without any international and national matches due to COVID-19 lockdown, Srikanth had beaten England's Toby Penty 21-12, 21-18 in his opening round match on Wednesday; it is a delight to watch Srikanth back in action after seven months. The young rising star Lakshya Sen will face Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus of Denmark and the winner will reach the Quarterfinals. Lakshya Sen has won the ropund one aginst France's Christo Popov with 21-9, 21-15.
The other contestants Shubhankar Dey and Ajay Jayaram have already exited the tournament after losing their respective first round matches on Wednesday Shubhankar had suffered a 13-21, 8-21 defeated at the hands of Ho-Shue, Jayaram was beaten 12-21, 14-21 by Danish third seed Anders Antonsen. Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap has already withdrawn from the Denmark Open due to its cancellation of three tournaments.