Commonwealth Games 2022 Badminton Day 1 LIVE: India thrash Pakistan 5-0 in Mixed Team — Scores, Updates, Results, Blog
The Indian badminton team with PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth took on neighbours Pakistan in their first group stage match in the Mixed Team event and won 5-0.
The defending champions of the Mixed Team event, India, started their campaign against neighbouring nation Pakistan in the group stage.
With former World Champion and 2-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu and former World No. 1 Kidambi Srikanth at the helm, the Indian badminton packed in a solid performance and won all their 5 matches.
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- 29 July 2022 3:57 PM GMT
India was a huge threat for Pakistan with the likes of Sindhu and Srikanth in the team as it is but the Pakistani side couldn't show as much spunk but they did show a lot of heart and put in a lot of effort!
In any case, it's the start that India needed for badminton in the Mixed Team event where India are the defending champions.
- 29 July 2022 3:51 PM GMT
Gayatri and Treesa win the match 21-4, 21-5 and India gets a clean 5-0 sweep over Pakistan! What a start for the defending champs!
- 29 July 2022 3:34 PM GMT
Gayatri and Treesa are making their CWG debut and are playing extremely well.
They dominate Game 1 in 21-4 against Mahoor and Ghazala! Extreme dominance from the Indian pair!