This is a dismal day for India. After PV Sindhu, HS Prannoy also crashed out of Japan Open. Prannoy faced a loss in the second round of this tournament.
He was playing against Indonesian opponent Antony Sinisuka Ginting. Match result 21-14 and 21-18. In this match, Prannoy fought hard, but in vain.
Ginting took the first game 21-14. In the second game this Indian shuttler battled fought hard. But at last he did not avoided his defeat. Ginting swept away the game 21-18.