Susan Egelstaff makes White Nights quarter-finals

Scottish badminton star Susan Egelstaff
Egelstaff won this year's Yonex Dutch International tournament

Susan Egelstaff has progressed to the quarter-finals of the White Nights tournament in St Petersburg.

The six-times Scottish champion squandered four match points in the second game before beating Estonia's Karoline Holm.

Egelstaff took the opening game 21-12, lost the second after leading 20-18 but won the third 21-14.

The Scot now faces seventh seed Maja Tvrdy, of Slovenia, with six of the eight seeds still in the competition.

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