China Open Badminton 2018 | Srikanth K vs Corvee L | Live Score Commentary and Results

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedNov 07, 2018 11:58 IST

Srikanth def Corvee 21-12, 21-16 in 34 minutes to enter Round 2.


11:58 (IST)7 NOV 2018

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11:56 (IST)7 NOV 2018

That was a fine performance by Srikanth despite the late surge by Corvee.

This should give Srikanth a lot of confidence for the next rounds.

11:53 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Final score: Srikanth def Corvee 21-12, 21-16 in 34 minutes to enter Round 2.

11:52 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth is third time lucky!

He converts his third match point to get the win!!!!

11:52 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Corvee saves two match points and now trails 16-20

11:51 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Six match points for the Indian!


11:50 (IST)7 NOV 2018

And it's 19-14 for Srikanth.

Two points away from the win!

11:50 (IST)7 NOV 2018

He has been able to hold on to his four-point advantage so far.

Up 18-14 now

11:48 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth steadily inching towards the finishine here.

It's 16-12 in his favour.

11:46 (IST)7 NOV 2018

It's 14-11 to Srikanth currently.

11:45 (IST)7 NOV 2018

He begins the same way after the break.

Gets two fast points to extend his lead to 13-9.

11:44 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth adds another vital point and makes 11-9 in his favour going into the midgame interval.

11:43 (IST)7 NOV 2018

After Srikanth went up to 10-8, Corvee shows his fighting spirit and gets a point through a long rally.

It's still a lead for Srikanth at 10-9.

11:41 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth breaks away from the tie and inches ahead to 9-7.

11:40 (IST)7 NOV 2018

And they are back to being level!

It's 7-7 now

11:39 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth quickly regroups and grabs the next two points to go up to 6-5.

11:38 (IST)7 NOV 2018

For the first time in this game Corvee has a lead.

He is up 5-4

11:37 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Corvee fights back to make it 3-3 after Srikanth made it 3-2

11:35 (IST)7 NOV 2018

It's 2-1 to Srikanth in the second game.

11:34 (IST)7 NOV 2018

That was such a dominating performance by Srikanth!

Can the former champion repeat it in the second?

11:33 (IST)7 NOV 2018

And Srikanth converts his first game point!

First game goes to the Indian at 21-12.

11:32 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth has reached game points now!


11:31 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Corvee tries his best to stop his run.

Gets a couple of points and now trails 10-18.

11:30 (IST)7 NOV 2018

17-8 for Srikanth now.

He has won six of the seven points after the interval.  

11:28 (IST)7 NOV 2018

It's all Srikanth at the moment.

He takes four points after the break to lead 15-7.

11:27 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth looking very poised and determined right now.

Makes a fast start after the break and goes up to 13-7.

11:25 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth adds a few more points to increase the gap between himself and his opponent.

11-7 for the Indian going into the mid-game interval.

11:23 (IST)7 NOV 2018

He keeps maintaining the two-point lead.

It's 8-6 for Srikanth

11:22 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Two quick points for the Indian!

He leads 7-5

11:21 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Srikanth inches ahead to 5-4 only to see the Frenchman come back to make it 5-5

Pretty competitive in the early stages!

11:20 (IST)7 NOV 2018

Corvee goes up to 3-2 but Srikanth levels it at 3-3

11:20 (IST)7 NOV 2018

It's 1-1

11:20 (IST)7 NOV 2018

And the match is under way!
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