In the match at the Impact Arena, Friday (13/5/2022) night WIB, India fell behind after losing the first party. Lakshya Sen had to admit the advantage of Viktor Axelsen with a score of 13-21, 13-21.
India equalized through the victory of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy / Chirag Shetty. India’s best men’s doubles won over Kim Astrup/Mathias Christiansen through a fierce duel in three games with a score of 221-18, 21-23, 22-20.
Kidambi Srikanth brought India back 2-1 ahead. The former world number one badminton player beat Anders Antonsen with a score of 21-18, 12-21, 21-15.
Denmark won the fourth party to make the position so strong 2-2. Anders Skaarup Rasmussen/Frederik Sogaard won over Krishna Prasad Garaga/Vishnuvardhan Goud Panjala with a score of 21-14, 21-13.
India’s step to the 2022 Thomas Cup final was determined by Prannoy HS. He won over Rasmus Gemke with a score of 13-21, 21-9, 21-12.
This success is history for India. They are appearing in the Thomas Cup final for the first time.