Playing on Court 2, Kidambi inflicted a 21-14, 21-11 defeat on Praneeth in just 30 minutes. With this win, Kidambi has now moved into round-of-16 in the World Tour Super 1000 event in Denmark.
Srikanth completely outclassed and dominated Praneeth in both games. This was also the third consecutive win for Srikanth against Sai Praneeth.
Both players were last seen in action in the Thomas Cup quarterfinals where Denmark defeated the Indian team.
Later in the men’s singles, Sameer Verma will clash with Kunlavut V of Thailand while in women’s singles PV Sindhu will square off against Neslihan Yigit.