RMV Guru Sai Dutt upset world number 20 Przemyslaw Wacha of Poland 21-17, 21-17 to reach the second round of the Denmark Open, a Super Series event being played in Odense.
The 20-year-old took time played catch up in the opening game but after settling down. he found his rhythm. “I was not sure what to expect. He went on the offensive from the start but then I began keeping the shuttle down and began frustrating him,” said Guru Aravind Bhat, Chetan Anand, and Anand Pawar in men’s singles also moved into the next round along with Saina Nehwal and Aditi Mutatkar in women’s.
Federations meet CGOC
National federations of all 17 disciplines featuring in the 2010 Commonwealth Games met the Organising Committee Vice Chairman Randhir Singh on Wednesday to discuss the latest developments in their games.
Randhir, who was recently entrusted with the job of coordinating the functioning of 23 sub-committees as well as iron out the chinks before the CGF’s Coordination Committee's meeting in December, said he was satisfied. It discussed everything from specific requirements for each sport. "We aim for smooth execution of work," said Singh. He will meet the sub-committee heads on Thursday.