Delhi Smashers won their last league match as their injured captain Jwala Gutta returned to the court, defeating Banga Beats 4-1. Delhi complete their pool stage with 13 points, while Banga Beats still have a game left. If Awadh Warriors win even 2 matches and lose their last tie, they will knock out Delhi Smashers and Banga Beats in the triangular race to semifinal between these three teams.
Vodafone Player of the Tie: HS Prannoy
Delhi Smashers def Banga Beats 4-1
- 1. Men’s Singles: Parupalli Kashyap (BB) def B Sai Praneeth (KDS) 21-15, 21-11
2. Women’s Singles: Nichaon Jindapon (KDS) def Carolina Marin (BB) 21-17 15-21 11-9.
3. Men’s Doubles: Boon Hoeng Tan/Kien Keat Koo (KDS) def Carsten Mogensen/Akshay Dewalkar (BB) 21-11, 20-21, 11-7.
4. Men’s Singles: HS Prannoy (KDS) def Arvind Bhat (BB) 21-18, 7-21, 11-8
5. Mixed Doubles: D Viju/Jwala Gutta (KDS) def Mogensen/Marin (BB) 21- 16, 15-21, 11-9