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BWF World Championship — Kidambi Srikanth gets silver as Yew grabs the gold

Sindhu had won the gold in 2019, two silver and two bronze, while Saina claimed the silver at the 2015 Jakarta and a bronze at 2017 Glasgow. It is also the first time India won two medals in men’s singles at the World Championships.

P.V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth Credits —

On Sunday, India’s Kidambi Srikanth secured a historic silver medal in the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Championship after suffering a straight-game defeat to Loh Kean Yew of Singapore in the summit clash. Srikanth lost 15-21 20-22 to Loh Kean Yew in 43 minutes.

Despite the loss, his continuous efforts after a major knee injury and fitness issues have made him the first Indian man to reach the finals at the BWF World Championship.

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