Earlier in the first men’s singles tie, Anup Sridhar gave Pune the perfect start beating Hu Yun of Banga Beats 21-12, 21-18 at the Shri Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Badminton Hall, Balewadi yesterday. 

Then, In the women’s singles Juliane Schenk beat Carolina Marin of 21-20, 21-10 to make it 2-0. In the men’s doubles, Pune’s Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Kiong Tan Wee beat Carsten Mogensen and Akshay Dewalkar of Banga Beats 21-18, 21-18 for 3-0.

In the last mixed doubles tie, Banga’s Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Carolina Marin beat Ashwini Ponnappa and Carsten Mogensen 20-21, 21-14, 11-8 to make it 4-1.