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World Badminton Championships 2017: Srikanth Kidambi vs Lucas Corvee, Live Score and updates: Srikanth wins 21-9, 21-17

Srikanth wins 21-9, 21-17
Updated: 23 August 2017 19:18 IST - Published: 23 August 2017 14:27 IST
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And with that, we wrap up our liveblog for today. Do join us tomorrow for the Round 3 matches.

Stay tuned to Sportskeeda for all the latest updates from the 2017 World Championships.

Goodbye!
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Srikanth next faces the 14th seeded Anders Antonsen of Denmark for a place in the quarter-finals. That match will be on Thursday.
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How efficiently Srikanth was able to turn his attack into defence in this match was what stood out. This definitely gave promising signs for the rest of his campaign.
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FINAL SCORE: Srikanth wins 21-9, 21-17
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The lift goes wide from the Frenchman and Srikanth WINS!!!!!
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One error from Sri..20-17
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MATCH POINTS FOR SRI AT 20-16
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Sri drives the shuttle into the midcourt back at the Frenchman..it pays off....19-16
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EXCELLENT PLAY BY SRIKANTH!!!!! Straight down-the-line winner by the Indian after scrambling back....18-15 now
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Corvee undoes his great work by missing at the net...Sri goes up to 16-15
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And it is 15-15 Wow!!
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His persistence at the net is proving costly for Sri...Corvee has come back to 14-15
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Egged on by his coaches, Corvee is showing some amazing attacking badminton....12-15
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Sri fumbles at the net...15-10
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15-9 currently
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Sri targeted the line and just missed it...he is up 15-8
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Very sloppy game from Corvee on resumption... he trails 7-13
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It is 11-7 for the Indian at the interval
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What a flick from the Indian..just effortlessly changed direction of the shuttle...10-7
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But the unfazed Frenchman continues to try and is getting rewarded...his attack on the forecourt has taken him to 7-9
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Srikanth's footwork and defence have been incredible...8-4
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This is where Sri has started to assert himself...up now 7-3
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4-3 lead for the Indian now...this looks pretty competitive as of now
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But Corvee's good efforts are getting neutralized by his errors....2-2 it is
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This time a big smash from the Indian..1-1