WTT Contender Lasko 2021, LIVE Semi-finals: Manika Batra eyes finals — Scores, Updates, Results, Live blog
Catch all the LIVE table tennis action from Lasko as Manika Batra/Archana Kamath eye Finals and Manika Batra contests quarters.
Welcome to the live blog of The Bridge for the WTT Contender Lasko 2021!
We have two table tennis matches lined up today - Women's Doubles Semi-finals featuring the duo of Manika Batra and Archana Kamath and a Women's Singles Quarter-final clash featuring Manika Batra and Bernadette Szocs.
Follow all LIVE updates here:
- 6 Nov 2021 4:36 PM GMT
Unbelievable rallies going on here!
BATRA IS PULLING OUT ALL THE SHOTS FROM HER BAG HERE AGAINST THE STRONG CHINESE OPPONENT!!!
It is 9 ALL in the fourth game, my god! Let's go, Manika!
- 6 Nov 2021 4:31 PM GMT
Manika Batra is on the back foot in the fourth game now
The Chinese looks very calm and composed now, she has the 2 game lead advantage!
Into the fourth game, Manika Batra lags behind at 6-4!
- 6 Nov 2021 4:27 PM GMT
A powerful forehand from Wang Yidi secures her the third game!
Manika Batra builds pressure here but the Chinese lunges out a whopping forehand and Manika's return doesn't go across to the other side of the net.
The Chinese leads by 2 games to 1 as she takes Game 3, 13-11!
- 6 Nov 2021 4:20 PM GMT
You can't deny that Manika Batra is in the mood to cause upsets today!
Into the 3rd game, Manika Batra is still powering on ahead at 5-4! The Chinese is hot on the pursuit!
- 6 Nov 2021 4:12 PM GMT
Manika is commanding the lead at 8-3 in Game 2!
Great touches from the Indian paddler who is also giving the Chinese a hard time, making her commit errors!