Ousted Kidambi Srikanth ends World Tour Finals campaign with loss


Already out of rivalry for the knockouts, ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth’s campaign within the BWF World Tour Finals ended on a disappointing word as he went down 21-12 18-21 19-21 to Hong Kong’s NG Ka Long Angus on Friday.

The world quantity 14 Indian claimed the primary recreation of his third and closing spherical robin match however his opponents, positioned 8 within the BWF rankings, rallied to win the subsequent two video games and seal the difficulty in his favour.

The males’s singles Group B match lasted one hour and 5 minutes.

Both gamers entered the inconsequential match with a 2-2 head-to-head document.

Srikanth’s hopes of creating the semifinals have been dashed after he had misplaced to World No.12 Wang Tzu Wei on Thursday.
But identical to in his match towards Tzu Wei, Srikanth started on a robust word and took the lead within the first set with out a lot effort. However, he failed to copy his type of the primary recreation within the the rest of the match and finally bowed out with a defeat.

World champion PV Sindhu, who can be out of the knockouts reckoning, is scheduled to play Thailand’s Chochuwong Pornpawee in her closing outing of the celebrated event.

Chochuwong had overwhelmed world primary Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan 21-17 21-11 on Thursday to qualify for the knockout stage.


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