Indian shuttlers Chetan Anand, Ajay Jayaram and Anand Pawar notched up straight-game wins to reach the quarterfinals of the Dutch Open Grand Prix badminton tournament at Almere, the Netherlands on Thursday.
Ace Indian shuttler Chetan Anand dreams of winning a gold medal in next year`s Commonwealth Games and says he would prepare for the mega event in such a way that he gets regular match practice and also improve fitness.
Top India shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Chetan Anand sailed into the finals, but it was the resurgence of Aditi Mutatkar that was the highlight of the day in the Syed Modi International Grand Prix tournament.
Saina Nehwal and Chetan Anand advanced to the quarterfinals but Arvind Bhat crashed out after a stunning third-round defeat in the Syed Modi International Grand Prix badminton tournament here on Thursday.
Ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Chetan Anand notched up easy wins but wild card entrant P Kashyap fell by the wayside as India rounded off a mixed day at the World Badminton Championships at Gachibowli stadium here today.
Saina Nehwal will not set a target, Arvind Bhat wants to take one match at a time while Chetan Anand is brimming with confidence as the Indians look to make a mark in the World Badminton Championships.