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India Open 2018, Semi-final: Pranaav Jerry Chopra-Sikki Reddy vs Mathias Christiansen-Christinna Pedersen, Live Match Updates

Christiansen and Pedersen win 21-16, 21-19
Updated: 03 February 2018 21:07 IST - Published: 03 February 2018 17:25 IST
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But don't go anywhere as PV Sindhu will be in action in about half an hour from now.

We'll bring you live updates from her semi-final.

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Sikki and Pranaav fought very well but broke down under pressure on the most crucial points. That is what helped the Danes to win the match and make their way into the final.
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This time Sikki sends the shuttle wide after a flurry of exchanges at the net.

Match to the Danes

21-16, 21-19
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Hawkeye awards a point to the Indians.

19-20
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Now it's Chopra's turn to make a mistake at the net.

The Dane lead 20-18
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Service error from Sikki

18-19
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Pedersen makes a return error.

18-18
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Sikki fails to return a tight spinning net shot.

17-18
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But the Indians have managed to make amends too.

17-17
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The difference between the two teams has been the fact that the Indians are making mistakes under pressure while the Danes haven't.

Otherwise, the Indians are fighting very well.

The Danes are up 17-15
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And quickly it is 15-15
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It's a one-point advantage for the Danes.

15-14
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AND THEY HAVE COME BACK AND THE CROWD CANT STOP ROARING!!!

13-13
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It's a two-point lead for the fifth seeds as the Indians put up a courageous display.

13-11
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Chopra would rue missing a sitter!

He had the opening, just could not execute the smash.

The Danes are up 12-9
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A big smash from Mathias lets the Danes take an 11-8 lead going into the mid-game interval.
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Once more, Sikki fumbles at the net and sends the Danes up to 9-7
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It's 8-6 to the fifth seeds
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A good couple of points from the Indians to close the gap.

The Danes are up 6-5
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But the Danes have lifted their game and are finding the gaps to push the shuttle through.

They have built a 6-3 lead
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And we are all level 

3-3
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They levelled matters at 2-2 but once again Sikki messed up a backhand volley and the Indians trail 2-3
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The Indians are struggling to return and trail 0-2 in the initial stages of Game 2
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Chopra could not put the shuttle across the net and the first game goes to the Danes.

21-16
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A couple of loose shots at this juncture of the game are simply not helping the Indians.

They trail 15-19