PV Sindhu went right down to Ratchanok Intanon in three video games because the Indian ladies’s badminton staff have been out of the Uber Cup Finals after a 0-3 loss to hosts Thailand within the quarterfinals on Thursday.
World No. 7 Sindhu misplaced the opening match for the second consecutive day as she squandered one-game result in go down 21-18, 17-21, 12-21 in opposition to Intanon, ranked eighth, in 59 minutes. The defeat means Sindhu now trails Intanon 4-7 of their head-to-head report.
India have been down 0-2 when the ladies’s doubles pair of Shruti Mishra and Simran Singhi misplaced 16-21 13-21 in opposition to the Thai pair of Jongkolphan Kititharakul and Rawinda Prajongjai. Aakarshi Kashyap then misplaced 16-21, 11-21 to Pornpawee Chochuwong within the second singles match that lasted 42 minutes.
As Thailand took an unassailable 3-0 lead, the remaining two matches of the tie grew to become redundant and weren’t performed. Within the second ladies’s doubles contest, the Indian pair of Tanisha Crasto and Treesa Jolly was to face Benyapa Aimsaard and Nuntakarn Aimsaard, whereas Ashmita Chaliha was scheduled to play Busanan Ongbamrungphan.
Earlier on Wednesday, Sindhu misplaced in straight video games 15-21 14-21 in opposition to world quantity 4 An Seyoung in India’s ultimate Group D match, the place it was blanked 0-5 by Korea. India had already sealed a quarterfinal berth after making certain a top-two end within the group after back-to-back victories over Canada and USA.
The Indian males’s staff will play Malaysia within the quarterfinals of the Thomas Cup Last later within the day.
The event is being proven on Sports18 and could be streamed on Voot.