The Indian men’s doubles pair of V. Diju and Alwin Francis lost 22-20, 21-19 to Malaysia’s Jian Hao Goh and Hong Kheng Yew in the final qualifying round at the Tata Open badminton India International Challenge Series.

India’s Aditya Prakash downed Indonesia’s Prasojo Adi Andrianus 21-18, 21-18 in a men’s singles qualifier.

Other results (Indians unless specified): Final qualifying: Women: Singles: Chien Hui Yu (Tpe) bt Kaberi Phukon 21-13, 21-3; Riya Pillai bt Varsha Belawadi 21-15, 21-8; Arathi Sara Sunil bt Niharika Saini 21-3, 21-10; Ruthvika Shivani bt Saili Rane 21-12, 29-27; Kanthi Visalakshi bt Sara Naqvi 21-17, 11-21, 21-15; Chochuwong Pornpawee (Tha) bt Shraddha Srivastava 21-11, 21-6.— Special Correspondent

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