Fifth seed Prannoy thrashed 16th seed Iskandar 21-15 21-11 in just 33 minutes. He had beaten Malaysia's Soon Huat Goh 25-23 21-15 in the earlier round at the Tan Binh Sports Center here.

However, 15th seeded Jayaram, who is making a comeback after a shoulder injury, lost to eight seed Mohamad Arif Abdul Latif of Malaysia 20-22 16-21. The Indian had won against Hsuan Yi Hsueh 21-15 21-18 in round 3.

Jayaram did his rehabilitation in Mumbai for a couple of months after suffering a shoulder injury. The World Championship at Denmark was his first international tournaments since Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold in January.

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