Lakshya, Tanishq win titles at India International Series
Hyderabad, Nov 27 (PTI) Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen notched up a thrilling win over Malaysia's Yee Han Chong in the men's singles finals to defend his title at the India International Series here.
The fourth seeded India, who had reached the finals of 2016 Senior National Championship, recovered from a second game slump to outclass Chong 21-15, 17-21, 21-17 in a 57- minute final.
It was Lakshya's third international title.
In women's singles, M Tanishq staved off a challenge from compatriot Shikha Gautam 17-21, 22-20, 21-18 to clinch the title after battling for an hour and five minutes.
Men's singles: Lakshya Sen (IND) bt Yee Han Chong (MAS) 21-15, 17-21, 21-17
Men's Doubles: Arun George/Sanyam Shukla (IND) bt Alwin Francis/K Nandagopal (IND) 21-19, 21-15
Women's singles: M Tanishq (IND) bt Shikha Gautam (IND) 17-21, 22-20, 21-18
Women's doubles: Putri Sari Dewi Citra/Yujia Jin (INA) bt Jee Lynn Lim/Zhen Yap 20-22, 21-9, 21-13
Mixed doubles: Tang Jie Chen/Liu Ying Goh (MAS) bt 8- Rohan Kapoor/Kuhoo Garg 21-19, 21-13