Welcome to The Bridge's LIVE Blog from the Final of BWF World Championships 2021.
For the first time in history, an Indian male shuttler will compete in the finals of the Singles event and fight it out for Gold. Kidambi Srikanth is set to face Loh Kean Yew in the match scheduled to take place at 6:30 pm IST today.
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- 19 Dec 2021 2:55 PM GMT
This wasn't what too many Indian fans were expecting but has been enjoyable to watch nonetheless. This also brings an end to one of the last few major sports tournaments of 2021. We do hope you enjoyed our coverage and do continue following our website for more information and analysis on sporting events across the world. Until then, take care!
- 19 Dec 2021 2:41 PM GMT
The two players embraced each other and the crowd was also applauding the Indian for his efforts today. He has been brilliant throughout the tournament and deserves all the applause he gets today.