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India vs Indonesia: Badminton Asia Team Semi-Final

Updated: 20 February 2016 20:19 IST - Published: 20 February 2016 16:20 IST
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Suwardi and Pratama win the 4th tie 21-13, 18-21, 21-16 to take Indonesia to the finals.
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And with the finals double tie going the way of Indonesia, India's men's side crash out of the Badminton Asia Team Championships in the semi-finals.
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Suwardi and Pratama lead 11-10 in the decider. If they win, they will ensure India's exit from the Badminton Asia Team Championships.
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21-18 in the second game to Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar!
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It's fairly even in the second game as Chopra and Dewalkar manage to hold level with their Indonesian rivals.. but it's Suwardi and Pratama who are back in a 16-14 lead.
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21-13 as the first game of the second doubles match goes the way of the Indonesians!
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The Indonesians are completely outplaying the Indians today, with some powerful smashes getting the better of Chopra and Dewalkar. The Indians trail 9-17 in the first game, with Indonesia leading the tie 2-1.
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The Indians will play Ricky Karanda Suwardi and Angga Pratama.
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Pranaav Jerry Chopra and Akshay Dewalkar take to the net now in the second men's doubles tie.
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Indonesia have taken the second tie, with Ginting Anthony pulling off an upset of Ajay Jayaram in straight games - 21-15, 22-20.
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And Anthony wins the second game 22-20!
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After some back and forth, it's Anthony who beats his higher-ranked Indian rival in the first game. He wins 21-15.
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Jayaram takes the lead back at 11-10 but can he hold on to it?
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However, it's Anthony who leads 9-7!
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Ajay Jayaram takes on Ginting Anthony in the next men's tie, and the 25th-ranked Indian is the favourite to beat his No. 34 rival.
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The Indonesians, with a tighter game, are restricting their movements at the net - but with good effect! They lead 19-10 in the second game.
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Now up 8-5 in the second, the Indonesian pair are cool and collected, with a minimal show of emotion at the net.
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Game Indonesia! Setawan and Ahsan outclass Attri and Reddy to go 21-11 in the first.
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Jwala Gutta, who with the women's team crashed out after a 0-3 loss to Korea yesterday, is cheering on the men's side.
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Ahsan and Setawan are up 15-10...and the Indonesians look deep in concentration.
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The Indian doubles pair play Mohamad Ahsan and Hendra Setawan. The Indonesian pair are leading 11-7.
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India lead 1-0 with the doubles pair of Manu Attri and B Sumeeth Reddy up next.
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It's game K. Srikanth! He beats Tommy Sugiarto 21-14, 23-25, 21-
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Srikanth has taken a 16-8 lead over Tommy Sugiarto in the deciding game and is looking to clean the first match of the tie up quickly after the second game loss.
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Sugiarto wins the second game 25-23 after a close fight with Srikanth, and the pair are now at a deciding set.