Highlights

  • Lakshya Sen prevailed 21-18 21-5 over veteran Niluka Karunatne
  • Akarshi Kashyap went past Suhasni Vidanage 21-3 21-9 to hand India a 3-0 lead.

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A day after blanking Pakistan 5-0, India notched up another convincing win to go to the top of group A and qualify for the quarterfinals with still one match to go in the league stage.

Like Pakistan, Sri Lanka were no match for the Indian shuttlers as they cruised to another 5-0 victory in the mixed team event of the Commonwealth Games.

The Indians, including World Championships bronze medalist Lakshya Sen, and shuttler Akarshi Kashyap hardly broke a sweat as India qualified for the knockout stages of the mixed-team event. India will face Australia in their final group game on Saturday night.

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