File photo of Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy© AFP
BWF World Championships, Men’s Doubles Semi-Final Live: Chirag Shetty and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy will be going up against Malaysia’s Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik in the men’s doubles semi-final of the ongoing BWF World Championships. The duo had assured India of a medal on Friday as they became the first Indian pair to reach the semi-finals of the men’s doubles event at the BWF World Championships. It will be India’s second World Championships medal in the doubles event after Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa who claimed a bronze in 2011 in the women’s doubles.
Here are the Live Updates:
8:54AM:India are quick of the blocks and they take a 1-0 lead!
8:52AM:Heading into this contest, the Malaysian pair are clearly the favourites so can the Indian duo upset them and make their way into the final. Only time will tell.
8:46AM:Live action about to begin!!
8:32AM:Can Chirag and Satwik go all the way and enter final! The entire nation hopes are from the duo and only time will tell how both stars cope with pressure
8:13AM:The match will be starting very soon. Stay tuned for our Live coverage!!
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