Vijender out-punched his rival 3-0 to make the last 32 to round off a third successive winning day for India. The individual scoreline read 30-27 30-26 30-26.
Kashyap is in the capital for the 35th PSPB Inter-Unit Badminton tournament, though his participation remains in doubt due to the injury.
The duo who spoke to NDTV in an exclusive interview after their return from Budapest said that instead of going out and exploring the European nation, the wrestlers chose to train once again with the likes of Sushil Kumar & Yogeshwar Dutt who were travelling with the team.
India finished the tournament in the men's freestyle category with 23 points, which has catapulted the country to sixth in rankings behind Iran, Russia, Georgia, Ukraine and USA.
The 24-year-old Geeta is a little worried as senior wrestlers have not participated in any competition since sweeping changes were made in the bout rules by FILA, which is fighting for the re-entry of the sport in the Olympic movement.
The couple - both accomplished athletes - did not see Russia as a perfect honeymoon destination. The Moscow world championship medalists can now devote their time to planning a much awaited and well deserved romantic getaway.
The Somalia-born 30-year-old went down in the history books as just the second man to win the 5000 and 10,000m races at the Olympics and the world championships.
The event had its share of ups and downs taking it through a course of long, winding rollercoasters. In the end though, Usain Bolt stamped his class with three medals to take back home.
Team officials confirmed that agents from the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA) arrived at the camp in Moscow, where all of the athletes had blood taken in the sweeping operation.
The Championships haven't really been Saina's favourite tourney -- she lost in the women's singles quarterfinals of the last three editions to Chinese opponents. India till date have won only two medals in this event
The World Championships will be held in Budapest, Hungary from September 16. Yogeshwar had got the same knee operated in 2009.
India's recent performances in doubles have noticeably gone down while in the singles events it has been on the rise with eight shuttlers in the top 50 of the men's singles rankings.
Saina has been seeded No.3 in women's singles for the upcoming World Championships to be held between Aug 5-11 in Guangzhou, China.
A strong tail wind (3.1 m/s) prevented Prem Kumar's jump being listed as a new national record and a chance to figure in the Indian team for the August 10-18 World Championships in Moscow.
Besides Shiva's (56kg) gold, L Devendro Singh (49kg) and Mandeep Jangra (69kg) fetched silver medals while Manoj Kumar (64kg) settled for a bronze as the team finished joint second in the overall standings.
It's been six months since he won any major title but an optimistic Parupalli Kashyap is not losing his sleep over his slump in form and is determined to bounce back with a strong showing in the World Championships next month.
Virdhawal Khade is the national record holder in all freestyle sprints from 50m to 400m as well as in the 50m butterfly stroke in which he scooped up a bronze in the 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games.
Blake capitalised on a Usain Bolt disqualification in the final of the 100m at the last instalment of the World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, winning the gold medal ahead of Walter Dix of the US and veteran Kittitian Kim Collins.