World Tour Finals: Anders Antonsen beat Kidambi Srikanth 15-21, 21-16, 21-18 in their round robin stage match.
The Badminton Association of India informed that the entire team which participated in the Thailand Open will undergo the mandatory Covid-19 test on Monday.
Sai Praneeth's roommate Kidambi Srikanth has also been withdrawn from the Thailand Open and is in strict self-quarantine.
Saina Nehwal crashed out of Thailand Open in the first round after losing to Ratchanok Intanon 17-21, 8-21.
Kidambi Srikanth pulled out of the Thailand Open in the second round due to a calf muscle strain.
Thailand Open: Sourabh Verma failed to cross the opening hurdle, losing to Kidambi Srikanth 21-12, 21-11 in two consecutive sets.
Badminton World Federation said Wednesday it's working with Thailand Open organisers "to ensure the safest and most comfortable conditions for all players and participants" after Kidambi Srikanth had a bloodied nose following a Covid test.
Kidambi Srikanth shared pictures of his bloodied nose and blood-stained napkins as he expressed his displeasure at the coronavirus testing at the Thailand Open.
PV Sindhu will participate in the Yonex Thailand Open, followed by the Toyota Thailand Open, and the BWF World Tour Finals.
Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth was knocked out of the tournament after losing the men's singles quarter-finals clash against Chou Tien Chen
Kidambi Srikanth stormed into the quarterfinals of the Denmark Open with a straight-game win over Jason Anthony Ho-Shue on Thursday.
Kidambi Srikanth beat Toby Penty 21-12 21-18 in 37 minutes, as badminton finally got going after the long coronavirus-forced hiatus.
The BAI had on Tuesday written to the players who sent their entries for the Denmark Open, stating that they would be "travelling or participating at their own responsibility due to the current pandemic".
Top singles players such as Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth will finally resume training from Monday as the Sports Authority of India (SAI) gave its go-ahead to the national badminton camp at the Pullela Gopichand Academy in Hyderabad under strict COVID-19 guidelines.
Parupalli Kashyap, a former world no.6, insisted that he too has an outside chance of qualifying for the Tokyo Games but he has no way to pursue it as he can't train at the camp.
With the dates for the Indian Premier League 2020 all but finalised, badminton star Kidambi Srikanth is waiting to see MS Dhoni play again.
The Badminton Association of India on Friday recommended Kidambi Srikanth for the Khel Ratna and show-caused HS Prannoy for slamming the federation after not being nominated for the Arjuna honour.
Top players including India's Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Parupalli Kashyap and HS Prannoy have all been openly critical of the BWF for going through with tournaments.