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Taipei Open Badminton LIVE – Farooqui vs Wen-chi LIVE – Third seed Parupalli Kashyap will headline the second round action at the Taipei Open on Thursday 21st July 2022. India had a relatively good day on Wednesday with as many as five singles players winning their first round contest and progressing for the second round. Kashyap will face Chinese Taipei’s Lee Chia Hao in the second round, while Kiran George will be up against World No.4 and top seed Chou Tien-chen. Mithun Manjunath, Priyanshu Rajawat and fifth seeded Men’s doubles duo Dhruv Kapila and MR Arjun will also be in action. Follow Taipei Open 2022 LIVE Updates with InsideSport.IN

Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 – Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates

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Earlier in the day, India’s only remaining women’s singles player Samiya Farooqui bowed out of the tournament after suffering losing in straight games to Chinese Taipei’s Hsu Wen-chi in the second round. Meanwhile, India’s fifth seeded Mixed Doubles pair Ishaan Bhatnagar and Tanisha Crasto advanced to quarterfinals after defeating Cheng Kai Wen and Wang Yu Qiao 21-14, 21-17.

India at Malaysia Masters Badminton on Wednesday

Men’s Singles 

  • Mithun Manjunath vs Kodai Naraoka – 11.30 AM 
  • Priyanshu Rajawat vs Chen Chi-ting – 12.50 PM 
  • Parupalli Kashyap vs Lee Chia-hao – 12.50 PM 
  • Kiran George v Chou Tien-chen – 1.30 PM 

Women’s Singles 

  • Samiya Farooqui LOST TO Hsu Wen-chi – 18-21, 13-21

Men’s Doubles 

  • Bhatnagar / Pratheek vs Yang / Chi-Lin – 1.30 PM 
  • Arjun / Kapila vs Ching-heng / Hong-wei – 3.30 PM 

Mixed Doubles 

  • Bhatnagar / Crasto BEAT Kai-wen / Yu-qiao – 21-14, 21-17 
Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 - Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates
Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 – Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates

 

Parupalli Kashyap vs Lee Chia-hao

Parupalli Kahyap hasn’t had a good season so far as he his best performance so far is reaching the quarterfinals at the Swiss Open this year. The experienced Indian is looking for a turnaround of fourtunes and the Taipei Open gives a perfect opportunity to get back to form as he is the third seed in the tournament. He is now looking to make his second quarterfinal appearance this year after winning the first round in straight games against Chinese Taipei’s Chi Yu Jen. He will face another Taiwanese player in Lee Chia-Hao in the second round.

Lee Chia-Hao is ranked 97th in the world and he defeated Luka Wraber in straight games in the first round. This will be the first meeting between both the players.

Mithun Manjunath vs Kodai Naraoka

Mithun Manjunath will face a big challenge as he will be up against fourth seed Kodai Naraoka in the second round of the Taipei Open. Mithun Manjunath, who is World No.73, defeated Kim Bruun in straight sets in the first round to set up clash with the fourth seed. Manjunath has recently defeated his compatriot World No.11 Kidambi Srikanth and will look to carry that confidence in the upcoming contest against the World No.38.

Naraoka finished as runner-up in the recently concluded Singapore Open and he also reached the semifinals at Thailand Open. He defeated Ygor Coelho in the first round in straight games to reach the second round.

Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 - Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates
Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 – Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates

Kiran George v Chou Tien-chen

Kiran George defeated Ade Dwicahyo in straight games in the first round to book a spot in the second round of the Taipei Open. The World No.70, who won the Odisha Open title earlier this year will be up for a big challenge as he will be up against World No.4 Chou Tien-Chen, who is also the top seed in this tournament.

Chou Tien Chen will also be playing in front of his home crowd and will have a big support. The Taiwanese reached the semifinals earlier this year at the All England Championship and he was also the finalist at the Indonesian Masters. He is eyeing his maiden title this year.

Priyanshu Rajawat vs Chen Chi-ting

Priyanshu Rajawat, who was part of India’s Thomas Cup winning squad this year has made a positive start in his second Super 300 tournament of the year. He defeated Yu Sheng Po in straight games in the first round and will now face qualifier Chen Chi Ting in the second round. Chi-Ting is ranked 157th in the world and he defeated Malaysia’s Yeoh Seng Zoe in the first round in three games.

Women’s Singles 

Samiya Farooqui vs Hsu Wen-chi

Samiya Farooqui is the only remaining Indian women’s singles player in the tournament. Farooqui, who is ranked 100th in the world reached the quarterfinals at Syed Modi International. Odisha Open and Denmark Masters this year. She defeated a higher ranked opponent in Malaysia’s Kisona Selvaduray in straight games in the first round and will look to carry forward that form in the tournament.

Meanwhile Chinese Taipei’s Hsu Wen-chi is ranked 42nd in the world and she has defeated Japan’s Aya Ohori in three games in the first round. Hsu has won titles this year at Portugal Championship, Austrian Open, Italian International and Nantes International and is looking in great form.

Men’s Doubles 

In the men’s doubles fifth seeded MR Arjun and Dhruv Kapila will be up against Chinese Taipei’s unseeded Su Chieng-heng and Ye Hong-wei. The Indian duo defeated Taiwanese pair Lin Yu Chieh and Su Li Wei in three games in the first round.

Ishaan Bhatnagar and Sai Pratheek defeated Thailand’s Charoenkitamorn and Yordphaisong in three games to make it to the second round, where they will face top seeded Chinese Taipei duo Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin.

Mixed Doubles 

In the mixed doubles, sixth seeded Indian pair Ishaan Bhatnagar and Tanisha Crasto will be facing Chinese Taipei’s Cheng Kai Wen and Wang Yu Qiao in the second round.

Where to watch Taipei Open 2022 LIVE Streaming?

Fans in India can watch the Taipei Open 2022 LIVE on Voot Select. But the LIVE broadcast will be available only from the quarterfinals.

Taipei Open Badminton LIVE: Parupalli Kashyap, Mithun Manjunath & Priyanshu Rajawat headline second round action at Taipei Open 2022 – Follow Taipei Open LIVE updates

 



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