Shuttler Pawar fails to reach Japan Open main draw

Tokyo, Sep 8 (IANS) Indian shuttler Anand Pawar failed to reach the men’s singles main draw of the $275,000 Japan Open Superseries following his loss in the first round of the qualifiers at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium here on Tuesday.

Japan’s Kanta Tsuneyama beat Mumbai’s Pawar 22-20, 21-18 in 50 minutes.

Earlier, the Japanese pair of Yuta Watanabe and Arisa Higashino took care of Tarun Kona and N. Sikki Reddy 21-9, 13-21, 21-19 in 44 minutes.

The main draw of the tournament starts on Wednesday.

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