• Monday, May 16, 2022

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Praneeth wins Thailand Grand Prix Gold title

B. Sai Praneeth claimed the biggest win of his career

By: Sarwar Alam

Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth lifted his maiden Grand Prix gold title by posting a come- from-behind victory over Indonesian Jonatan Christie in the men’s singles final of the $120,000 Thailand Open in Bangkok on Sunday. The third seeded Indian prevailed 17-21 21-18 21-19 over the fourth seeded Indonesian in a contest that lasted an hour and 11 minutes. This is Praneeth’s second consecutive title win, following the Singapore Open victory. He had reached the finals of Syed Modi International in January at Hyderabad, where he lost to Sameer Verma. Praneeth, ranked 24 in the world, did not have an…

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