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CWG: Indian men's TT pairs enter quarters

IANS  |  Gold Coast (Australia) 

Indian paddlers continued their dominance at the 21st here, with the men's doubles pairs of Achanta and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, and Harmeet Desai and Sanil Shetty reaching the quarter-finals on Thursday.

Sharath and Sathiyan outplayed the Sri Lankan pair of Buwaneka Jayasingha Mudiyanselage and Imesh Ranasingha 3-0 (11-3, 11-4, 12-10) in their round of 16 tie at the Oxenford Studios here.

Sharath and Sathiyan will now be up against England's and on Friday, for a place in the semi-final.

In another match, Harmeet and Sanil also prevailed comfortably over Northern Ireland's and 3-0 (11-4, 12-10, 11-9).

The Indian duo will now face off against Australians and in the quarter-finals on Friday.

--IANS

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First Published: Thu, April 12 2018. 15:42 IST
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