Commonwealth Games 2022 Badminton Results, India vs Sri Lanka final score: India thrash Sri Lanka 5-0

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedJul 30, 2022 17:07 IST

India beat Sri Lanka 5-0.


17:07 (IST)30 JUL 2022

With back-to-back 5-0 wins over Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Group A, the Indian team has all but guaranteed a spot for themselves in the knock-out stages.

The side has shown great bench strength and team work to come through with different combinations and line-ups in the two ties. But the work in not completely done just yet.

The Indian team will be out again later tonight to compete in the final Group A tie against Australia at 11.30 pm IST. It will be familiar territory for the team, who will start out as heavy favorites! So make sure you join us again tonight for the final round-robin contest. 

It's goodbye for now, keep cheering for the Indian contingent and follow Sportskeeda for the continued coverage.

16:52 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Here are the final compiled results for India vs Sri Lanka tie:

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Ashwini Ponnappa bt. Sachin Dias/Thilini Hendahewa 21-14, 21-9

Lakshya Sen bt Niluka Karunaratne 21-18, 21-5

Aakarshi Kashyap bt Suhasni Vidanage 21-3, 21-9

Chirag Shetty/B Sumeeth Reddy bt Sachin Dias/Dumindu Abeywickrama 21-10, 21-13

Gayathri Gopichand/Treesa Jolly br Suhasni Vidanage/Thilini Hendahewa 21-18, 21-6

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And with that, India completes a second consecutive 5-0 whitewash to put themselves virtually through to the knock-out stages!

16:46 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Gopichand and Jolly beat Hendahewa and Vindanage 21-18, 21-6.

16:44 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 21-6 SRI: The Indians went on a roll there in the end. 

16:42 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 18-6 SRI: Just three points away from another 5-0 whitewash.

16:41 (IST)30 JUL 2022

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IND 16-6 SRI: The Indian pair continues to surge, this is beginning to look like a done deal.

16:37 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 11-6 SRI: A five-point cushion for the Indian pair.

16:36 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 8-5 SRI: The Indian pair looks to have settled into the match. This is an improved start to the game.

16:32 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 2-0 SRI: The Indian pair off to a solid start, win the opening two points.

16:31 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Game 2 underway,

16:29 (IST)30 JUL 2022

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IND 21-18 SRI: The Indian duo get it done on the third time of asking. Gopichand and Jolly lead 1-0.

16:27 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 20-16 SRI: A good smash brings up game point.

16:26 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 19-16 SRI: The Indian pair is just points away from winning the opening game.

16:24 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 14-15 SRI: Things are fairly tight, but a beautiful dribble gives India the lead.

16:23 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 12-12 SRI: Strong fightback from the Indian pair as they draw level.

16:20 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 5-11 SRI: The Sri Lankan pair holding the edge at the moment.

16:19 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 4-7 SRI: The two pairs are keeping the rallies short at the moment. It is all about the first strike.

16:18 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 4-6 SRI: The Indian duo lacking the finishing touches at the moment as a good rally ends with an error at the net.

16:15 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 2-4 SRI: The Indian duo continue to maintain the two-point cushion.

16:14 (IST)30 JUL 2022

IND 0-2 SRI: A couple of quick points go India's way.

16:12 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Game 1 underway.

16:11 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Players are out on court and warmup in underway!

16:10 (IST)30 JUL 2022

And for the final match of the tie, we will have the duo of Gayathri Gopichand and Treesa Jolly take on Suhasni Vidanage and Thilini Hendahewa.

16:08 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Can India make it 5 out of 5?

Stay tuned to find out.

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Chirag Shetty and Sumeeth Reddy soon wrap things up at 21-10, 21-13.

India now a flawless 4-0 vs Sri Lanka.

Pure and utter domination!

16:04 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Some last-ditch effort from the Lankans as they take 3 points


16:03 (IST)30 JUL 2022

2 points away from the win!

Indians are ahead now at 19-10

16:02 (IST)30 JUL 2022

And the Lankans find their shot blocked by the net on resumption.

They trail 10-17

16:01 (IST)30 JUL 2022

A brief pause now as the court is being fixed. 

16:00 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Wow! Look at that burst of aggression from Sumeeth! Absolutely relentless!

The Lankans give in to trail 10-16

15:58 (IST)30 JUL 2022

2 points go the Lankans' way.

They have cut down the lead to 9-12 now.

15:57 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Chirag urging Sumeeth to hit "neeche", meaning to hit the downward shots to keep the pressure on the Lankans.

15:56 (IST)30 JUL 2022

India inching closer to a 4-0 lead vs Sri Lanka

15:55 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Shetty and Reddy take a lead of 11-7 at the midgame interval.

15:55 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Sumeeth's angles and guile have been so brilliant to watch. He is beautifully controlling the front court.

15:53 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Shetty and Reddy have nosed ahead to 7-5 now. 

15:51 (IST)30 JUL 2022


Chirag takes the charge to finish with a beauty!

It's 3-2 to the Indians in the second game.

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The Indians didn't give their opponents any more chance as they wrap up the first game 21-10.

15:46 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Sachin finds a body smash directed at Chirag.

Sri Lanka trails 10-19

15:45 (IST)30 JUL 2022

The Indian boys have marched ahead to 17-9 now. Inching towards the finish line in this game.

15:43 (IST)30 JUL 2022

Dumindo is trying his best to outfox the Indians but is unable to find the perfect finish.

The Indians up 15-7

15:42 (IST)30 JUL 2022

The Indians took time to test the waters but have surely established their supremacy now. 

It's 11-7 advantage to the Indians at half-time.

15:40 (IST)30 JUL 2022

The Indians are now in cruise control. Up 9-5.

15:39 (IST)30 JUL 2022

The Indians took a 6-4 lead but Chirag sends the shuttle long.

It's 6-5 to the Indians now
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