PV Sindhu is through to the quarter-finals of Asian Badminton Championship 2017 by beating Aya Ohori of Japan 21-14 21-15 in the second round.
World no. 3 Sindhu takes on world no. 7 He Bingjiao of China for a place in the medal round.
However it was curtains to India’s challenge in men’s singles as Ajay Jayaram went down to lower ranked Hsu Jen Hao of Taiwan 19-21 10-21. Ajay had upset 5th seed Tian Houwei in first round.