Denmark Open has only two finalists and two winners from India. Prakash Padukone in 1979 and Saina Nehwal in 2012. Kashyap reached the semifinal bubt failed to emulate the two Indian legends as he could not cross the Chinese Wall losing in straight sets to 2nd seed Chinese Long Chen.
Kashyap lost 21-16 21-15 in 45 minutes. He has defeated Chen only once in their overall 7 meetings now. This is the 6th match he lost to Chen.
Kashyap vs Chen Record
- 2014 Denmark Open Chen won 21-16 21-15
2013 SUDIRMAN CUP Chen won
2013 All England Open Badminton Championships Chen won 16-21 10-21 11-21 9-21
2012 Indonesia Open Kashyap won 21-17 21-14
2012 Badminton Asia Championships Chen won 9-21 13-21
2011 Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold Chen won 18-21 5-21
2009 Denmark Open Super Series Chen won 10-21 13-21