India Creates Badminton History defeating Indonesia and winning Thomas Cup Title
Lakshya Sen, Satwik-Chirag, and Kidambi Srikanth displayed steely nerves as India defeated incumbent champions and 14-time winners Indonesia 3-0 to win their maiden Thomas Cup
In an exciting tie, Lakshya Sen defeated Anthony Ginting 8-21, 21-17, 21-16 to give India a perfect start. Satwik and Chirag of India defeated Ahsan and Sukamuljo! India took a 2-0 lead after winning 18-21, 23-21, 21-19, the most dramatic triumph in their careers. Kidambi Srikanth defeated Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21 in the third game to make it 3-0. They did it without losing a single game in the final.