18 March.Birmingham, UK
PV Sindhu will take on Japan's third seed Akane Yamaguchi in the All England Championship's quarterfinal. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Reigning world champion PV Sindhu defeated Denmark's Line Christophersen 21-8, 21-8
  • 19-year-old Lakshya Sen became the youngest Indian to reach the quarterfinals of the All England Championship
  • Sen recorded a 21-18, 21-16 win against France's Thomas Rouxel

18 March.Birmingham, UK
Saina Nehwal was up against Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt (Photo credit: File/Instagram/nehwalsaina)

  • Saina Nehwal was trailing 8-21, 4-10 when she retired
  • Saina finished second best at the All England Championships in 2015
  • The former world no 1 complained of discomfort in her right thigh