Upcoming tournament in Bengaluru, scheduled to be played from April 18 to 25 has been postponed. Junior and sub-junior competitions in Hyderabad, which were slated to be held in May, have been postponed. Earlier, BWF announced that the Russian Open 2021 and Indonesia Masters 2021 Super 100 have been cancelled.
Srikanth will next face the winner of the other second-round clash between second-seed Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei and Ireland's Nhat Nguyen. Meanwhile, Lakshya Sen -- the only other Indian left in the tournament-- will take on Hans-Kristian Solberg Vittinghus of Denmark for a quarter-final berth. Notably, the Denmark Open is the only event taking place this year in Badminton World Federation's calendar.