The Indian males’s badminton workforce created historical past as they thrashed the 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 to win the Thomas Cup for the primary time ever.
The pleasure around the nation is unheard of with nearly everybody popping out and congratulating the workforce for its magnificent accomplishment. Many cricketers or the folk related to the game took to Twitter to recognize this massive feat.
India put out a efficiency of a life-time with World Championships medallist Lakshya Sen, Kidambi Srikanth and the arena quantity 8 doubles duo of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy generating memorable performances.
After being off-colour within the knockout levels, Sen delivered when it mattered probably the most as he gave India a 1-0 lead with a come-from-behind 8-21 21-17 21-16 win over global quantity 5 Anthony Sinisuka Ginting in a excellent display of temperament and talent.
The nation’s absolute best doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty then confirmed nerves of metal because it stored 4 fit issues in the second one recreation to sooner or later outwit Mohammad Ahsan and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 18-21 23-21 21-19.
In the second one singles, Srikanth then produced a advantageous efficiency to outclass Asian Games gold medallist Jonatan Christie 21-15 23-21 in 48 mins to seal the competition.