Thomas Cup: India wins historic first ever gold. Watch winning moments here
Indian Men's badminton team on Sunday won their maiden Thomas cup title, defeating fourteen time champions Indonesia with a commanding 3-0 score
In a historic feat, the Indian Men's badminton team on Sunday won their maiden Thomas cup title, defeating fourteen time champions Indonesia with a commanding 3-0 score.
Today's win put India as the sixth team in the history of the elusive competition.
Another video emerged as netizens couldn't control their excitement.
“Historic win for India in Thomas Cup. Bharat knocked down 14 times champion Indonesia", wrote this Twitter user.
Earlier, young Lakshya Sen powered India to a 1-0 lead with a come-from-behind 8-21 21-17 21-16 win over world number five Anthony Sinisuka Ginting. Rankireddy and Shetty then showed nerves of steel as they saved four match points in the second game to defeat Mohammad Ahsan and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 18-21 23-21 21-19.
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