Li Jun Hui and Liu Yu Chen, playing as kings of their jungle at home in Fuzhou, China, are former world champions from 2018. Both uniformly 24 are being primed to lead China’s men’s doubles challenge at Tokyo Olympics next year at a nice winning age of 25.
French Open 2019 Men's Doubles finals: The pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty will take on World No. 1 pair of Marcus Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya in the summit clash of French Open on Sunday.
French Open Badminton 2019 Men's Doubles Semifinal, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy/Chirag Shetty vs Hiroyuki Endo/Yuta Watanabe Highlights: The Indian pair have continued their golden run by reaching the final of the Super 750 tournament.
In the first match of the tie, Kartik Jindal of Haryana scored a 21-17-21-8 win over Ritwik Mohanty of Punjab to give Haryana a 1-0 lead in the tie. Jindal won the opening game 21-17 before pocketing the second game 21-8 to score the win.
Saina Nehwal had won the bronze medal in the 2012 London Olympics before PV Sindhu bettered it with a silver in the last edition at 2016 Rio Games. Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand says India will improve even further in Tokyo 2020.