Sourabh Verma lifts Vietnam Open, defeats Fei Xiang Sun

Last Updated: Sun, Sep 15, 2019 22:15 hrs

Shuttler Sourabh Verma (Photo/BAI Media Twitter)

Ho Chi Minh City [Vietnam]: Indian shuttler Sourabh Verma defeated Chinese Fei Xiang Sun 21-12, 17-21, 21-14 to lift the Vietnam Open title here on Sunday.

The 54-ranked player in the BWF rankings outclassed his opponent in the first game as he claimed the game by 21-12. In the second game, Xiang made a comeback and registered a victory by 21-17.



In the decider game, 25-year-old Verma got better of his opponent and sealed the game by 21-14 in 72 minutes-long encounter.