The duo defeated the Danish pair of Kim Astrup and Anders Skaarup Rasmussen in straight sets in the quarterfinals. Satwik and Chirag will now take on either the Japanese fifth seeds Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe or the third seeded Chinese combination of Li Jun Hui and Liu Yu Chen.
Indian shuttler PV Sindhu was knocked out of the ongoing French Open in Paris . Sindhu lost her quarter-final match against Taiwan’s Tai Tzu Ying 16-21, 26-24, 17-21.
Meanwhile, Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal has bowed out losing to An Se Young of Korea 20-22, 21-23 in the quarter-finals.
The South Korean capitalised on the winning momentum and she wrapped up the match in about 49 minutes.