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CWG: Sharath-Mouma, Sanil-Manika in TT mixed doubles semis

IANS  |  Gold Coast (Australia) 

Indian paddlers continued their dominance at the 21st on Friday, with the mixed doubles teams of Achanta and Mouma Das, and and Batra entering the semi-finals here.

However, the other Indian pair of Sanil Shetty and Madhurika Patkar crashed out after suffering a narrow 2-3 loss in their quarter-final tie.

The veteran duo of Sharath and Mouma had a rather comfortable outing in fending off Canada's Zhen and Mo Zhang, with a 3-1 (11-9, 11-9, 5-11, 11-5) verdict.

Sharath and Mouma will now be up against Singapore's Ning Gao and Mengyu Yu in the semi-final on Saturday.

In another quarter-final, Sathiyan and outclassed their Singaporean opponents and 3-0 (11-6, 12-10, 14-12) in straight games to reach the last four.

In the semi-finals, Sathiyan and will face off England's and Tin-Tin Ho at the Oxenford Studios here on Saturday.

Meanwhile, it was curtains for the third Indian pair of Sanil and Madhurika, who squandered a good start to eventually lose narrowly 2-3 (11-6, 5-11, 11-4, 7-11, 7-11) to Liam and Tin-Tin of England.



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First Published: Fri, April 13 2018. 08:18 IST