- June 02, 2023 14:55REPORT
- June 02, 2023 14:54AND LAKSHYA SEN ENTERS THE THAILAND OPEN SEMIFINALS!
Sen defeated the Malaysian 21-19, 21-11 to enter the semifinals of the Thailand Open 2023!
- June 02, 2023 14:5221-11
A straight smash to finish things for Lakshya.
- June 02, 2023 14:5120-11
One more point and Sen is through to the semifinals
- June 02, 2023 14:5017-11
Leong doesn’t seem to understand Lakshya’s shots in the second game.
- June 02, 2023 14:4814-11
Another jump smash of Lakshya that Leong fails to decode.
- June 02, 2023 14:4711-9
Lakshya attempts a straight smash but is unable to judge it right as he hits one out.
- June 02, 2023 14:4211-8
Leong’s backhand fails to hit the mark as the shuttle falls onto the net.
- June 02, 2023 14:417-5
Leong aims for Lakshya’s body as he continuously targets near the body of the Indian and is successful after the Indian tries to hit the shuttle but failed to execute a behind the body backhand shot.
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Leong makes quick work of the net shots and smashes near the net leaving Lakshya unable to return.
- June 02, 2023 14:33GAME ONE- (Scores to read Lakshya Sen- Leong Jun Hao) 21-19
Lakshya makes quick work to win the first game as Leong looks visibly tired.
- June 02, 2023 14:3120-19
The fast paced rally proves to be too tiring for Leong who is unable to match with the speed of the Indian.
- June 02, 2023 14:2918-17
Lakshya restores parity and regains the lead as Leong is unable to connect.
- June 02, 2023 14:2613-17
After making Leong run back and forth, Lakshya deceives him to believing he would hit a cross court but goes for a straight instead.
- June 02, 2023 14:2512-17
Lakshya’s flaws start creeping up as he fails to return a net shot.
- June 02, 2023 14:2310-16
Five points on the trot for Leong after the mid-game interval.
- June 02, 2023 14:2010-10
Leong is made to run throughout the court but mistimes his backhand which hits the net.
- June 02, 2023 14:199-8
Lakshya fails to connect with the shuttle as he hits one onto the net.
- June 02, 2023 14:176-6
An intense rally which featured running around the court for both the players came to an end when Lakshya followed his cross court shot with a drop shot by the net as the Malaysian stood in the opposite back end of the court.
- June 02, 2023 14:145-4
Lakshya’s cross court drop short fell short for Leong, who was on the other side of the court.
- June 02, 2023 14:121-2
Lakshya makes the Malaysian move front and back ensuring he falters and hit one onto the net.
- June 02, 2023 14:100-1
Lakshya starts off with a wide smash.
- June 02, 2023 14:07NEXT UP- INDIA’S LAKSHYA SEN WILL TAKE ON LEONG JUN HAO OF MALAYSIA
The head-to head record shows both the players having won a match each.
- June 02, 2023 13:53GAME TWO- (Scores will read as Kiran- Toma Junior) 17-21
Kiran loses to Toma in straight games in the quarterfinals. 16-21, 17-21.
- June 02, 2023 13:5217-19
Back-to-back body smashes make Kiran unable to retailate as the Frenchman inches closer to the semifinals.
- June 02, 2023 13:4916-16
Kiran’s consecutive attacks are powerful enough to stop the Frenchman from returning.
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Parity restored as Kiran fails to get the shuttle over the net while defending.
- June 02, 2023 13:4211-8
Mid-game interval commences as the Indian leads 11-8 in game two.
- June 02, 2023 13:418-8
Points are exchanged as both players test each other’s ability to attack and defend.
- June 02, 2023 13:363-4
In a battle of net shots, Kiran loses as he fails to ensure the shuttle travels to the opponents court.
- June 02, 2023 13:343-2
Toma ousts one outside after failing to defend.
- June 02, 2023 13:30GAME ONE: 16-21
Yet another body smash attempt the Indian fails to defend and its game one for Toma!
- June 02, 2023 13:2916-19
Kiran smashes straight but unfortunately it lands outside despite Toma not being able to reach it.
- June 02, 2023 13:2614-16
A body smash towards Kiran leaves him with no option but defend and commit an unforced error of hitting the shuttle out.
- June 02, 2023 13:2412-13
A drop shot from Toma gets to Kiran as he tries to force an attack near the net but fails as the shuttle hits onto the net.
- June 02, 2023 13:2212-11
A straight down smash leaves the Frenchman unable to retaliate.
- June 02, 2023 13:2210-10
Parity is restored for the first time in the match as Kiran’s cross court smash proves to be fatal for Toma.
- June 02, 2023 13:186-7
In an attempt to reduce the point gap, the Indian forces Toma to hit a backhand which hits the net.
- June 02, 2023 13:174-7
An unforced error from the Indian as he tries to hit via a backhand but the shuttle hits the net.
- June 02, 2023 13:153-5
It’s the Indian’s turn to get three points on the trot.
- June 02, 2023 13:14GAME ONE: 0-5
The Frenchman gets five consecutive points with quick and fierce attacks.
- June 02, 2023 13:09Head-to-head stats!
The two have faced each other only once prior to this and the Indian won that match.
- June 02, 2023 13:07India’s Kiran George will take on Toma Junior Popov of France.
Both the players have entered the court and are warming up.
- June 02, 2023 13:00Kiran George will be seen in action soon!
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