Tag: Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open Super Series

Silver linning for Sameer at Hong Kong open

Hong Kong, Nov 27: It turned out to be a heartbreaking end to Sameer Verma’s dream run at the as the Indian shuttler went down fighting to Ng Ka Long Angus of Hong Kong in the summit clash of the Yonex Sunrise Hong Kong Open Super Series tournament here today.

The 22-year-old, National champion suffered a 14-21, 21-10, 11-21 loss against the local favourite in men’s singles final clash.

For Sameer, ranked 43rd in the world, it was his maiden runners-up finish at the Super Series level. He had defeated world number 3 Denmark’s Jan O Jorgensen yesterday to reach the finals.