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Shuttler Kashyap storms into US grand prix semi finals

New Delhi: Parupalli Kashyap has stormed into the semi-finals of US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament at Anaheim in California. 

In the quarterfinals on Friday morning, unseeded Kashyap defeated his fifth placed compatriot Sameer Verma in straight games, 21-13, 21-16. Second seed HS Prannoy will play his quarterfinal match later today. He will be up against Japan's Kanta Tsuneyama. The Men's Doubles pair of Manu Attri and B. Sumeeth Reddy will also be seen in action for a place in the semi-finals.