Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 6 Live Updates

A detailed view of India’s Srikanth Kidambi’s necklace during the Badminton Team Gold Medal match, at The NEC on day five of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022. (Bradley Collyer/PA via AP)

A gold medal miss rubbed in the face by a wildly celebrating Malaysian team could well be a trigger for renewed focus for four of India’s Thomas Cup winning heroes, who were humiliated 3-1 when they went down at the National Exhibition Center Arena in Tuesday’s CWG Mixed Team last.

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy later said he had never seen Kidambi Srikanth cry in his life, as when the latter took the blame for India’s loss, his error-riddled third set against Ng Tze Yong, leaving India 2-1 behind got in the final score. Previously, Satwik and Chirag Shetty had also lost to Aaron Chia – Wooi Soh 21-18, 21-15, prompting Satwik to share responsibility for India’s failure to defend this title. [Read More]

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.