Indian Ace Shuttler HS Prannoy stuns everyone and the Chinese legend Lin Dan by beating him in the second round of World Championship 2019 Tuesday in Basel. Lin Dan a 5 time World Champion was not looking in the match. There were not much Powerful smashes and drops which can level you up in the game. There was something missing in the Lin Dan’s Game today.
HS Prannoy took this great opportunity and make a great start of the game by taking the leading of 21-11 to win the first set. The Chinese Shuttler Lin Dan made a great comeback and finished the second set by 21-12. The game went to the third and the decider set where HS Prannoy fully dominated the game and beat the 2 times Olympic And 5 time World Champion by 21-7 to enter the third round of the Championships. This was the third time HS Prannoy beat the Chinese Legend LinDan. The Indonesia Open 2018 and French Open 2015 were the last venues when Lin Dan got beaten by HS Prannoy.
Earlier in the World Championship B Sai Praneeth, Kidambi Srikanth also defeated their respective opponents in the first round and entered the second round.
Kidambi Srikanth Defeated Irish shuttler Nhat Nguyen by 17-21, 21-16, 21-6 in a 1 hour 6 minutes match. On the other hand, recently nominated Arjuna Award Player B Sai Praneeth manages to defeat Canadian shuttler by 21-17,21-16. HS Prannoy in the first round defeated the Eetu Heino of Finland by 17-21,21-10,21-11.