Birmingham: Pakistan shuttlers Murad Ali and Irfan Bhatti will tackle the Indian pair within the males’s doubles pre-quarterfinals of the Commonwealth Video games after thrashing South African rivals 2-0 right here on Thursday.
Irfan and Murad achieved a sensational victory within the Badminton Males’s Doubles Spherical of 32 match in opposition to South Africa’s Jared Elliott and Robert Summers and certified for the subsequent spherical.
The Pakistani pair overcame the opponents by successful two straight units with scores of 21-19 within the first set and 21-17 within the second set.
He’ll now face the Indian pair of Rakireddy Satwik Sairaj and Shetty Chirag Chandrasekhar within the Badminton doubles spherical of 16 at this time.
The win gave the Pakistani camp a second to cherish after disappointing leads to badminton singles matches.
Irfan Bhatti misplaced his match in opposition to Malaysia’s Tze Younger Ng 21-10 and 21-9 within the males’s singles spherical of 32.
Murad additionally did not make a mark within the singles competitors as Singapore’s Jia Heng Teh dominated her with 14-21 and 16-21.
In girls’s singles, Pakistan’s prime feminine badminton participant Mahur Ali dominated the primary set with a rating of 22-20 and retired harm within the second set to permit her Indian opponent to win the sport.
Ghazala Siddiqui, however, misplaced to Tahlia Richardson of Jamaica within the spherical of 32.
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