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Commonwealth Games 2018: Badminton Men's Singles Semifinal, Kidambi Srikanth fighting for medal against Rajiv Ouseph, Live Updates

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedApr 14, 2018 09:19 IST

Live coverage is underway!!


09:19 (IST)14 APR 2018

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09:17 (IST)14 APR 2018

Game 2 statistics in detail

09:16 (IST)14 APR 2018

And match!! 21-17!
The English shuttler showed great character at the end but it wasn't enough to stop the numero uno Indian.
With the win, Srikanth advances to finals and in the process confirms a medal for his country. 

09:12 (IST)14 APR 2018

Rajiv showing strong nerves as he saves 2 match points to make it 20-15!

09:11 (IST)14 APR 2018

Match point for the Indian. 20-13!

09:11 (IST)14 APR 2018

Kidambi with a healthy 5 point lead as he edge closer to sealing the match!
Score: 18-13!

09:09 (IST)14 APR 2018

Game 2 statistics till now

09:07 (IST)14 APR 2018

Here's how the scoreboard looks so far!

09:04 (IST)14 APR 2018

The English shuttler not letting Kidambi have it easy as he scripts a strong comeback to take 4 points of the trot! Reduces the lead to just 1.
Score: 9-8, Kidambi leading!

09:01 (IST)14 APR 2018

What a passage of play!
Kidambi registers 3 quickfire points to go up 7-4!

08:59 (IST)14 APR 2018

It's turning out to be a closely contested battle with the scoreline currently reading 4-4!

08:58 (IST)14 APR 2018

Scores currently level at 2-2!

08:57 (IST)14 APR 2018

It's time for Game 2!!

08:57 (IST)14 APR 2018

Game 1 statistics in detail.

08:56 (IST)14 APR 2018

And game! Kidambi races to G1 with a massive lead of 11 points. The Indian has already exerted his dominion over the English shuttler and will try to kill the match in Game 2!

08:54 (IST)14 APR 2018

Game point for the numero uno shuttler!

08:53 (IST)14 APR 2018

The Indian edge closer to sealing the first game!
Score: 18-10

08:49 (IST)14 APR 2018

And Kidambi has extended his lead to 7 points now.
Score: 15-8!

08:48 (IST)14 APR 2018

Here is the match details so far!

08:47 (IST)14 APR 2018

Kidambi, who recently earned the numero uno spot is exerting his dominion as he takes a convincible  4 point lead.
Score: 6-2!

08:44 (IST)14 APR 2018

It's all evenly poised currently with the scoreline reading 2-2!

08:43 (IST)14 APR 2018

Game 1 begins as Kidambi takes the first point of the game!

08:39 (IST)14 APR 2018

The players are out on the court and the game will be underway shortly.

07:41 (IST)14 APR 2018

Srikanth take on Rajiv Ouseph in a crunch semifinal at the Commonwealth Games, today.

With India already crossing their Gold medal tally of the 2014 Glasgow games, fans can certainly be excited heading into the final two days of the games.

As the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games head into their final stages, there is still a lot of action to come.

Day 9 was a positive one for India. Day 9 started off on a good note with Tejaswini Sawant winning a gold medal & Anjum Moudgil winning a silver medal in Shooting Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Finals.

Young gun Anish Bhanwala, only 15-year-old won the gold in the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men's Finals. Indian shooters continue to delight and win medals. Bajrang of India also bagged a gold medal in Wrestling 65kg Freestyle category taking India's gold medal tally to 17! Divya Kakran also got home a Bronze medal for India in Wrestling defeating Sherin Sultana of Bangladesh.

India will be looking to end the competition on a high as all the action from the games continues. 
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