Badminton News: Despite losing to strong Korean team Sekatan by a crushing 0-5 in their last Group D game on Wednesday night (11/5), the Indian women’s team managed to advance to the quarters final of the most prestigious tournament in the world. team championship, the 2022 Uber Cup, and will face a strong Thai team on Thursday (12/5).
India’s PV Sindhu started the women’s singles opener well against An Seyoung taking a comfortable 13-8 lead. However, the young Korean badminton star ended up staggering to collect 8 points in a row, coming back from 13-15 to win the opener by a score of 21-15.
PV Sindhu regained a 9-4 lead in the second game, but An Se Young reversed the lead again to win with a comfortable 21-14 scoreline and put Korea 1-0 up.
World No. 2 Korean women’s doubles pair, Lee So Hee/Shin Seung Chan went on to defeat young pair, Simran Singhi/Shruti Mishra in back-to-back matches 21-13 and 21-12, making the score 2- 0 for Korea’s advantage.
World No. 19 Kim Ga Eun then crushed Aakarshi Kashyap with ease 21-10 and 21-10 to seal Korea’s victory and ensure Korea emerged victorious in Group D Uber Cup 2022.
Kim Hye Jeong/Kong Heeyong and Sim Yujin pair then beat their respective opponents in the second women’s doubles and third women’s singles to seal a landslide victory at 5-0.
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