In Badminton mixed team event, India defeated Sri Lanka 5-0, and now they will compete against Pakistan in the second round. The Indian Shuttlers, which has clean sweep in the event against Sri Lanka, will face the Pakistan team at two o’clock in the afternoon. Indian players, who easily beat Sri Lanka in each and every game of the mixed team event, will try to maintain this performance against Pakistan. In front of Indian players, Sri Lankan players could not present a special challenge. Badminton legend Saina Nehwal defeated Madhushika Dilrakshi of Sri Lanka in a women’s singles match easily, by 21-8, and 21-4. Saina had settled the second game in just 10 minutes. In the men’s singles match, Kidambi Srikanth of India beat Sri Lanka’s Nikula Karunaratne 21-16, 21-10.
In the mixed doubles event of a mixed team event, Prana Chopra and Ruthvika Gade of India defeated Sri Lanka’s Sachin Diaz and Thilin Pramodika by 21-15, 19-21, and 22-20, they make the match for India. India’s Sathvika Ranchardadi and Chirag Shetty won the men’s doubles match by beating Karunaratne and Wuvanka Gunthilake 21-17, 21-14. In the women’s doubles, the pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy also defeated Sri Lankan pair of Thilini and Kavidi Sirimanage by 21-12, 21-14 and make the lead by 5-0 over Sri Lanka.
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