Mariana Agathangelou and Elizabeth Cann out of US Open

Elizabeth Cann
Cann won a bronze medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi

Jersey's England internationals Mariana Agathangelou and Elizabeth Cann have been knocked out of badminton's US Open in the first round.

Cann was beaten in the women's singles by Tzu Ting Tai of Taipai 21-8, 21-18.

Agathangelou and doubles partner Heather Olver only just missed out on a place in the second round of the tournament in California.

They narrowly lost to Thailand's Lam Narissapat and Saralee Thoungthongkam 21-19, 22-20.

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