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Thomas Cup 2018, Group A: India vs Australia, Live Updates

India def Australia 5-0
Updated: 21 May 2018 20:41 IST - Published: 21 May 2018 16:15 IST
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And that brings us to the end of this live coverage. Do join us tomorrow for the live updates from the India vs China Thomas Cup tie.

Goodbye!
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India have thus won all their matches in this tie. It is a thumping 5-0 win for Team India!!!!


This was most needed ahead of a tough encounter with China. Today's result will give them some confidence before facing the top seeded Chinese giants tomorrow.
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It took him just 22 minutes.
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Lakshya won soon after.

21-5, 21-14
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The Aussie saved a couple of match points.
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8 match points for Sen.

20-12
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18-11 for the young Sen
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Smooth sailing so far.

16-10
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Sen is keen to finish this match in straight games.

14-10 he leads
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Sen has an 11-9 lead at halftime
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And Sen has got a second wind here.

With 4 points on the trot, he goes up to 8-7
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The pace of the match has slowed down now.

Sen is 4-7 behind
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Lakshya is trying to come back now 

2-4 he trails
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Teo has shaken off that setback and has opened up a 3-0 lead in Game 2
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Sen has pocketed the first game 21-5.


What a dominant show!
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The 16-year-old has grabbed five more points to have a 19-5 advantage
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It's 14-4 now for the young Indian
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Sen has an 11-4 lead going into the midgame interval.
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Australia's Teoh is fighting back now and gets three points.

4-7
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In the final rubber of the tie, Lakshya Sen makes a blazing start and leads 6-2
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India are now 4-0 up in this tie.
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It's a 21-16, 20-22, 21-8 win for George and Shukla.
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And the Indians convert the match point.

21-8
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And the Indians have reached match points as the Aussies seem to have run out of steam.


20-8
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The Indians are cruising after the break.

15-6
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At the midgame interval, the Indians are ahead 11-4
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They are in control of the proceedings at the moment.

9-4
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They have now extended their lead to 7-4
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The Indians make a positive start to Game 3 and build a 5-3 lead
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And they make it count!

The Aussie pair takes the second game 22-20
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Now they have a game point.


21-20
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The Aussies even save a match point.


20-20
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But the Aussies show tremendous resilience to level this game 


19-19
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They maintain their lead and now have a 16-13 grip over the second game
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The Indians grab a couple of points and surge to 13-11
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Not much to choose between the two at the moment.

11-11
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And the Indians have evened the score!

8-8
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It is a hard-fought affair now.

The Aussies are slightly ahead at 8-7.
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The spirited Aussies have quickly levelled matters in this game.

5-5
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It's a 4-2 lead for the Indians in Game 2
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It's 21-16 for the Indians.

They grab the first game.
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5 game points for the Indians
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3 more points for the Indians and they are up 18-15
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And now they have even snatched the lead to be 15-14 ahead.
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Shukla and George have stormed back into contention post the interval.

13-13
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It's 11-8 to the Aussies going into the midgame interval.
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They maintain their advantage.

10-8
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And the Aussies have built a 7-5 lead now.
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In the fourth rubber of the tie, George and Shukla are on par with Leung and Tam.

3-3