All England Badminton HIGHLIGHTS: PV Sindhu knocked out, Srikanth goes through- Scores, Results
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A big day for Indian shuttlers at the All England Badminton Open as five pairs and two players in singles will be in action.
Lakshya Sen and HS Prannoy advanced to the second round after winning their respective matches yesterday.
- Treesa Jolly/ Gayatri Gopichand v Kithitharakul Jongolkphan/ Prajongjai Rawind
- Kidambi Srikanth v Toma Popov Junior
- PV Sindhu v Zhang Yi Man
- Satwik Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty v Vishnu Vardhan/Krishan Prasad
- Dhruv Kapila/M. Arjun v Ren Xiang/Tan Qiang
- Ashwini Bhat/Shikha Gautam v Ha Na Baek/Hee So Lee
Stay tuned for updates.
- 15 March 2023 6:09 PM GMT
Mixed day for India.
It was a mixed day for India as ace shuttler PV Sindhu lost in the first round while Kidambi Srikanth, Treesa Jolly/Gayatri Gopichand, and Satwik Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty won their respective matches.
The duo of M.R. Arjun/Dhruv Kapila and Ashwini Bhat/Shikha Gautam play later in night.
- 15 March 2023 4:07 PM GMT
Kidambi Srikanth WINSSS!
Kidambi Srikanth wins a marathon battle against Toma Popov. He wins 19-21, 21-14, 21-5 to end his run of first-round defeats in 2023.
- 15 March 2023 4:05 PM GMT
Srikanth on a roll!
Kidambi Srikanth is on a roll in the decider. He is up 18-5.
- 15 March 2023 3:56 PM GMT
Great start by the Indian!
Five consecutive points by Srikanth to start off the third game!
Kidambi 5-0 Popov
- 15 March 2023 3:51 PM GMT
Great game by Srikanth!
Kidambi stages a comeback and wins the second game. Game on!
Kidambi 21-14 Popov (1-1)
- 15 March 2023 3:41 PM GMT
Srikanth leading at the break
Kidambi 11-9 Popov
Can the Indian stage a comeback? Or will the Frenchman wrap up things in this game itself?
- 15 March 2023 3:37 PM GMT
Kidambi leads in the second game
Kidambi 8-7 Popov
- 15 March 2023 3:30 PM GMT
Satwik/Chirag win the match!
Easy work for the seeded pair as they comfortably beat their compatriots.
21-13, 21-13 in favour of Satwik/Chirag.
- 15 March 2023 3:25 PM GMT
Popov clinches the first game!
Very tight game between the Indian and the Frenchman but at the end, the latter prevailed in a thrilling match-up. All to play for in the second game for Kidambi.
Kidambi 19-21 Popov
- 15 March 2023 3:19 PM GMT
Satwik/Chirag on their way to win the match
They lead at the break of the second game, although a slender lead.
Satwik/Chirag 11-9 Krishna/Vishnu