Kirsty Gilmour: Scot loses final at Badminton's Russian Open

Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour is the top seed in Russia
Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour was the top seed in Russia for the Super 100 event

Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour has been beaten in the final of the Russian Open in Vladivostock.

The 25-year-old top seed looked on course for victory after a strong win in the first game but lost out to Pai Yu Po 9-21 21-19 21-19.

The Taiwanese player, who beat Gilmour in the 2015 US Grand Prix final, was the seventh seed.

Gilmour, a three-time European silver medallist, posted on social media: "Another tough day at the office."