BWF World Championships: Kidambi Srikanth into his maiden final

Srikanth will face the summit clash against the winner of the second semifinal, which is between Singapore's Loh Kean Yew and Denmark's Anger Antonsen.

BWF World Championships: Kidambi Srikanth into his maiden final
Indian Badminton player Kidambi Srikanth Image Credits - Reuters 

On Saturday, India's Kidambi Srikanth entered his maiden Badminton World Federation  (BWF) World Championships final after beating compatriot Lakshya Sen 17-21, 21-14, 21-17 in the semifinal. This assures him of either the gold or the silver medal at the prestigious tournament in Spain.

Kidambi Srikanth also had an easy victim in Mark Caljouw, defeating the Dutchman 21-8, 21-7 in one hour and nine minutes to reach the summit clash.