MACAU: One of the promising and upcoming young shuttler B. Sai Praneeth found it easy to enter the third round of the Macau Open 2015 Grand Prix Gold tournament here.
Sai beat Artyom SAVATYUGIN of Uzbekisthan in straight games 21-11 21-8 in 24 minutes.
The first game saw Sai going for the early lead to 3-0. Artuom rallied superbly and equalled the scores at 7-7 but, could not keep up the momentum going and could not match with the speed of Sai and went down fighting 21-11.
The second game was far more reliable for Sai as he had his game right from the start of the second game Playeda good controleld game to wrap the second and the match 21-8.
Sai will now face Andre Kurniawan TEDJONO of Indonesia in his third round match.