Singapore's Loh Kean Yew advances to India Open finals in walkover

15/1/2022 1:24:00 PM

Singapore's Loh Kean Yew advances to India Open finals in walkover

Loh Kean Yew

Singapore's Loh Kean Yew advances to India Open finals in walkover

SINGAPORE — Singapore’s Loh Kean Yew is through to the finals of the India Open badminton tournament after his opponent withdrew from their semi-final match on Saturday (Jan 14).

He will be up against either India’s Lakshya Sen or Malaysia’s Ng Tze Yong in the finals - depending on the results of their semi-finals match.The championship in New Delhi has been hit by Covid-19, with several players withdrawing in recent days after testing positive.

In the mixed doubles event, Singapore pair Terry Hee Yong Kai and Tan Wei Han are also through to the finals after their opponents - Russians Rodion Alimov and Alina Davletova – withdrew from their semi-final match.One of them tested positive for Covid-19.

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Loh Kean Yew gets walkover win after ill opponent withdraws, enters India Open finalGood luck! LKY LKY LKY GO GO GO!!! BRAVO 👏👏👏👍 Wow. The aura is so strong until opponent backs out! GG… can save energy for the finals 👏🏻👏🏻

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He will be up against either India’s Lakshya Sen or Malaysia’s Ng Tze Yong in the finals - depending on the results of their semi-finals match. The championship in New Delhi has been hit by Covid-19, with several players withdrawing in recent days after testing positive. Currently ranked world No. In the mixed doubles event, Singapore pair Terry Hee Yong Kai and Tan Wei Han are also through to the finals after their opponents - Russians Rodion Alimov and Alina Davletova – withdrew from their semi-final match. The Singaporean, ranked world number 15, defeated Malaysia's Soong Joo Ven, ranked world number 70, 21-12, 21-12 in 33 minutes. One of them tested positive for Covid-19.17 Lakshya Sen of India or world No. “The player returned a positive result to a mandatory RT-PCR test conducted on Friday,” the Badminton World Federation announced in a news release on Saturday, although it did not name the player. 60 Ng Tze Yong of Malaysia on Sunday (Jan.

“His doubles partner has been identified as a close contact and has also been withdrawn from the tournament. 16) in the Men's Singles Final match. 14. Their opponents will be given a walkover to the final.” There was also a walkover in the women’s doubles event. 2021. The team of Ekaterina Malkova and Anastasiia Shapovalova withdrew from the semi-final match against their fellow Russians Anastasiia Akchurina and Olga Morozova, who will now advance to the finals. The players were not replaced and their opponents were given a walkover to the next round. On Friday, Singapore's Yeo Jia Min withdrew from her quarter-final match after she experienced a"high fever". 40), withdrew from the tournament after falling ill,. 40), withdrew from the tournament after falling ill,.

She tested negative for Covid-19 in an antigen rapid test, said the Singapore Badminton Association. CNA For more stories like this, visit cna. If you like what you read, follow us on.asia. Related topics .