Badminton: Parupalli Kashyap beats Wang Tzu Wei to reach Canada Open finals

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Parupalli Kashyap reached the finals of the Canada Open Super 100 tournament after beating the fourth seed Wang Tzu Wei in a three game encounter.

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In a game that was similar to how Kashyap went about his quarter final encounter, he lost the first game and came back tremendously well to bag the match winning the final two games.

The sixth seed despite losing the first game in a convincing manner came back to beat Wang 14-21, 21-17, 21-18 in the match that lasted an hour and ten minutes. Thus this win sees the 32-year-old extend his head to head record vs Wang to 3-0.

Kashyap now enters into the final for the first time since playing in the finals of the Austrian International Challenger last year. He sets up a clash vs Li Shi Feng of China, who is unseeded for the tournament.

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