Pawar, seeded 11th, notched up a 21-13, 21-13 win over Germany's Dieter Domke but he failed to get across top seed Hans-Kristian Vittinghus of Denmark, suffering a 21-12, 10-21, 13-21 loss to the Dane in the quarterfinals.
In men's doubles, top seeds Manu and Sumeeth too had reached the quarterfinals with a 17-21, 21-17, 21-14 win over England's Christopher Coles and Netherlands's Jelle Maas but the Indian pair could not tame fifth seeds Andrew Ellis and Peter Mills of England, losing 17-21, 15-21 in a 32-minute match.

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