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BWF French Open: Satwik-Chirag reach third straight final

BWF French Open Satwik Chirag reach third straight final
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Paris: Top seeds and former men’s doubles champions Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty reached BWF Super 750 French Open final for the third time.

Moreover, this is the pair’s third consecutive final of the season.

The Indian duo registered a dominating win over reigning world champions Kang Minhyuk and Seo Seungjae of Korea 21-13, 21-16 in the semifinal late on Saturday night.

India’s top duo will face Chinese Taipei’s Lee Jhe-Huei and Yang Po-Hsuan in the BWF Super 750 French Open final on Sunday.

On the other hand, Lakshya Sen’s encouraging run came to an end as he went down fighting to reigning world champion Kunlavut Vitidsarn 22-20, 13-21, 11-21 in the men’s singles semifinal.

Read more:

India Open 2024: Chirag-Satwik Cruise to Final, Prannoy Bows Out

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