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Isabel Herttrich and Carla Nelte succesfully proceeded to semi-finals in Singapore (Photo: BadmintonPhoto)
Herttrich and Nelte to semi-finals Singapore Open
Date: 7/20/2018 10:17 PM
Published by : Mireille van Daal
On the quarter final day of the Singapore Open Isabel Herttrich and Carla Nelte (Germany) kept the European honour high. In straight games they beat the NG Tsz Yau and Yuen Sin Ying (Hong Kong).

Herttrich and Nelte kept the initiative the whole match and were never in great trouble. They convincingly won the first game  with 21-15.

The second game seemed to be heading like a repeat of the first game. At a score of 17-12 in advantage of Herrtrich and Nelte, the German pair seemed to lost some focus.

The Hong Kong pair made some points in a row and came very close to the Germans. They even got a game point in the second games. Luckily Herttrich and Nelte restored their game and eventually won the second game and match with 23-21.

Read: Herttrich and Nelte only shining light for Europe

Next challenge

- Very happy with the way we performed today! Herttrich wrote on her facebook page after the match.

-But hungry for more!!

The semi-finals of the Singapore Open will be played tomorrow. Herttrich and Nelte will then face Nami Matsuyama and Chiharu Shida from Japan

Find all the matches and livescore of the Singapore Open here

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