Indian Badminton celebrated a super Sunday (Nov 26) as the shuttlers won 5 titles and finished Runners up in 6 events of 3 different tournaments. While Sindhu finished Runners up at Hong Kong Open Super Series, Indians bagged 3 titles at India International Series and 2 titles at Para-Badminton World Championships 2017. Parul Dalsukhbhai Parmar won two titles, while Lakshya Sen defended his 2016 title and Tanishq bagged the Singles Titles at India International Series that also saw Men’s Doubles team winning. Indians increased their title wins to 39 titles in 2017.
Results at Para-Badminton World Championships 2017
Women’s Singles SL4 Top seed Parul Dalsukhbhai Parmar def 2nd seed Kamtam (Thailand) 21-8 21-17 in 23 minutes
Women’s Doubles SL 3- SU 5 2nd seed Parul Dalsukhbhai Parmar with Akiko Sugino (Japan) def Chinese Pair 21-16 21-19 in 33 minutes
Men’s Singles SL 3 2nd seed Manoj Sarkar lost to unseeded Indonesian.
Men’s Singles SL 4 Tarun lost to top seeds.
Results at India International Series 2017
Women’s Singles: Tanishq Mamilla Palli def Shikha Gautam 17-21 22-20 21-18 in 1 hour 5 minutes
Men’s Singles: 4th seed Lakshya Sen def Malaysian Chong 21-15 17-21 21-17 in 57 minutes
Men’s Doubles: 3rd seed Arun George / Sanyam Shukla def 8th seed Francis Alwin / Nandagopal 21-19 21-15 in 28 minutes
WS Shikha Gautam
MD Francis Alwin / Nandagopal
XD 8th seed Rohan Kapoor / Kuhoo Garg lost to 5th seed Malaysian pair 21-19 21-13 in 33 minutes