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India 0-3 China, Sudirman Cup 2017 quarterfinal, As it happened.

India lose to China, 0-3
Updated: 26 May 2017 10:52 IST - Published: 26 May 2017 10:08 IST
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That's it from us today. The tie is over before PV Sindhu could even have a say.

The mixed doubles and men's singles were vital if India were to win this. Sadly for India, neither of the matches could produce a win. 

Thank you for joining us. Till next time. Good day and good bye. :)
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21-9, 21-11 -  this is as convincing as it gets.
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CHINA WIN!

That's it 21-11 in the second. China win the tie 3-0. Done and dusted before PV Sindhu could even have a say in this.
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TWO MORE POINTS!

In fact now it's match point. Two quick points and China are on the verge.
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11-18.

The youngsters pull a point back.
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18-10.

And it's nearly over. Last resistance. Or is there any?
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China can smell it now. 

17-10. And they are four points away from beating India.
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But Shertty and Satwiksairaj are not going down without a fight. Into double figures for the first time. 10-16 here.
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And the Chinese are romping home now. 14-8.
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And another point to the Chinese. This is not as one-sided as the first game. But the Chinese have a firm handle on the situation.

At the break in the second game. It's 11-8.
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But Haifeng and Nan again seem to have sensed the danger and take back the lead.

10-8 now.
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The Indian youngsters now look full of belief though. They have nothing to lose and get themselves back at 8-8.
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But they can't capitalise as China take an 8-7 lead.
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Another quick exchange means India have the serve back at 7-7.
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And they draw level now at 6-6.
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But Haifeng and Nan are quick to strike bakck.

China trail 5-6 in the second game.
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A brilliant rally and the Indian pair showing their potential here. 6-4 to the Indians.
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But the Indian teenage pairing really showing some fight. Take the lead at 5-3.

But the experienced Chinese pair have it back at 4-5.
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And the Chinese making a comeback now. India's lead but to one and the second game is at 4-3.
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But the Indians have started the second game on the front foot. 

A really strong start means they are up 4-1. But can they carry the momentum throughout the game?

That is the big question.
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GAME CHINA!

And they have just milked this. 21-9. The gulf in class is just too big here. 

Great learning opportunity for the Indian pair but this one is going to sting.
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Game point.

Another point and another one to the Chinese pair.
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A quick exchange and it's 19-9 now. The Chinese have made this a rout.
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18-8 and the question is now whether the Indians can reach the double-digit mark.
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And a nine-point lead now. Haifeng and nan now 17-8 up.