Indian badminton stars Parupalli Kashyap and B Sai Praneeth played a spherical of badminton on the pinnacle of Mount Titlis in Switzerland on Tuesday. Kashyap and Praneeth were seen on the make-shift badminton court on the crest of Titlis in which the duo took component in a promotional occasion for the Swiss Open 2019. In a video published by Switzerland Tourism, Kashyap may be visible on a cable automobile in conjunction with Praneeth where he additionally admitted that he changed into missing his wife, Saina Nehwal. Nehwal turned into due to join Kashyap for the occasion, but she had to skip it as she becomes no longer retaining nicely. Kashyap could be visible in motion on Wednesday while he faces local hope Felix Burestedt in the first round.
Two-time winner Saina Nehwal and defending champion Sameer Verma will look to shrug off their All England unhappiness once they spearhead India’s campaign on the Swiss Open. For Sameer, this occasion started his adventure that culminated into a World Tour Final semifinal end closing 12 months and a career-high rating of 11. He had defeated newly-crowned All England Champion Kento Momota in the quarterfinals, some months before the Japanese went directly to become the arena number 1 and world champion closing year.
World No. 14 Sameer might be opening his marketing campaign in $a hundred and fifty,000 occasion against a qualifier after his elder brother Sourabh, who had additionally battled injuries on his way to becoming the senior country full champion closing the month at Guwahati, pulled out of the tournament. Sameer would possibly face fellow Indian B. Sai Praneeth inside the second round, and a beneficial result is in all likelihood to hand him over the chance to settle scores with former world No. 1 Viktor Axelsen, who had defeated him in the first round of All England Championships in Birmingham final week.