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Commonwealth Games 2018: Badminton Men's Singles final - Kidambi Srikanth vs Lee Chong Wei - Telecast, live streaming, date, start time and where to watch online

Badminton - Commonwealth Games Day 1
Srikanth Kidambi in action at Gold Coast 2018
Vrinda Chopra
Modified 15 Apr 2018

After an exposition of exhilarating badminton matches throughout Saturday morning, the Indian contingent has secured three medals in the bag, with a riveting line up for the 2018 Commonwealth Games finale on Sunday.

Recently crowned Worlds' No.1 badminton player, Kidambi Srikanth is all set to take the stage against two-time CWG Champion, Lee Chong Wei.

In the apex clash of Men's Singles Badminton contest at the Games, Srikanth comfortably defeated England's Rajiv Ouseph in the semi-final on Saturday and, cruised to the finale of the event.

Kidambi was sure to live up to his touting as the top seed of the event, as he easily secured the first game in only a little over ten minutes.

The Indian contingent has been on a roll this Commonwealth Games, be it badminton, weightlifting or boxing. The Indians have shone brighter than ever and have been making the entire nation proud, with the daily feats they are achieving in their respective events, at the Games Village of Gold Coast.

Moving on to the badminton Men’s Singles event, the Final where a Gold Medal is up for grabs as the prize for the winner of this mouth-watering clash, Kidambi will be looking to taste sweet revenge against his opponent Lee Chong Wei.

In the previous five occasions where these two gentlemen have faced each other, the Malaysian has clinched four victories.

Kidambi, who is undefeated this CWG, will be determined to give his all against Lee Chong, as he will be battling his nemesis, who will be eyeing to finish his final CWG campaign, wearing a Gold medal unfolds on Sunday, April 15, 2018.

This nerve wrecking match will be a test of the young Indian shuttler's mental character and resilience to remain unruffled in high-pressure conditions.

Tournament Name: Commonwealth Games 2018


Venue: Carrara Stadium, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Date: April 15, 2018

Time: 5:00AM (IST)

Broadcast: Sony Six, Sony Ten 2

Live Stream: Sony Liv

You can also follow live commentary of the event at as we bring you live updates of the Commonwealth Games. 

Published 15 Apr 2018, 03:13 IST
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