Tokyo Paralympics: Pramod Bhagat sails into men’s singles badminton semi-finals
On the ninth day of Tokyo Paralympics, World No.1 Pramod Bhagat today sailed into the men’s singles semi-finals beating Ukraine’s Oleksandr Chyrkov in his second Group ‘A’ match of Badminton event.
The 33-year-old, also a reigning world champion, saw off Chyrkob 21-12, 21-9 in 26 minutes to top his group and enter the last four in class SL-3.
Germany’s Katrin Seibert defeated India’s Parul Parmar in women’s singles in the Group Play Stage – Group ‘D’. Katrin Seibert defeated Parul 23-21, 19-21, 21-15. The entire match lasted for 39 minutes.