India Won Thomas Cup for the first Time in Badminton
In the final of badminton played in Bangkok on 15 May, the Indian team defeated Indonesia and won the Thomas Cup. In the field of badminton, for the first time in the history of 70 years, an Indian team has reached this position, so this victory has been recorded in the pages of history. Thomas Cup is also known as World Cup in Badminton. India won the title by defeating Indonesia with a 3-0 lead.
Indonesia has won the Thomas Cup the most, Indonesia has won this cup 14 times, but now these talented players of India’s badminton team Lakshya Sen, Srikant Kidambi, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty have won this cup with their hard work have done it.
Earlier, in the year 1979, Indian captain Prakash Padukone had to face defeat in the semi-finals. Then this team came to the semi-finals after defeating Malaysia.
On this occasion, badminton legends Prakash Padukone and Pullela Gopichand praised these players and said that they have won this match not by luck but on the basis of their hard work. This day is a historic day for India.