Highlights India vs Pakistan Badminton Mixed Team CWG 2022: India Whitewash Pakistan To Start The Title Defence With A Win
The Indian badminton contingent began its title defence in the mixed team event at the 2022 Commonwealth Games with a win against Pakistan in Birmingham on Friday.

Highlights India vs Pakistan Badminton Mixed Team Commonwealth Games  2022 Score And Latest Match Updates:

The Indian badminton contingent began its title defence in the mixed team event at the 2022 Commonwealth Games with a win against Pakistan in Birmingham on Friday. India won the Group A opener by 5-0 which was played on Court No. 2 at the National Exhibition Centre. It comprised matches in all five categories: men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles and the Indian shuttles won them all.

Four years ago, India had beaten Pakistan 5-0 in the group stage match in Gold Coast. The Indian team looks strong with two-time Olympic medallist PV Sindhu, world number 10 Lakshya Sen and former world number 1 Kidambi Srikanth. Not only in the singles and doubles, but the Indian team will look to repeat its performance in the Birmingham games.

The badminton match between the two teams begins on 11:00 pm IST (6:30 pm local time) on July 29. The match is being played at The National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham. India viewers can stream the match on Sony Liv. Apart from OTT, the Commonwealth Games will be broadcasted on television by Sony Sports Network and DD Sports.

The mixed team event is played in a five-game format. The games include Men’s and Women’s Singles and Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Doubles. Even if a team wins three games to win the match, all five games have to be played in the group stages.

Squads:

Indian squad:

Athlete Event
PV Sindhu Women’s Singles
Aakarshi Kashyap Women’s Singles
Kidambi Srikanth Men’s Singles
Lakshya Sen Men’s Singles
Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty Men’s Doubles
Gayathri Gopichand and Treesa Jolly Women’s Doubles
Ashwini Ponnappa and Sumeeth Reddy Mixed Doubles

Pakistan squad:

Athlete Event
Murad Ali Men’s Singles
Irfan Saeed Bhatti Men’s Singles
Mahoor Shahzad Women’s Singles
Ghazala Siddique Women’s Singles

Live Updates

  • 9:35 PM IST

  • 9:24 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Whitewash!!! Indian shutters didn’t lose a single game in the first tie of the CWG 2022 as they beat Pakistan 5-0 in dominating fashion.

  • 9:20 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand win the game 21-5 and match by 21-4, 21-5 against Pakistan’s shutters.

  • 9:16 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: The Indian shutter started the second game with confidence as well. They are leading at the break.

  • 9:08 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand win the first game by 21-4. Pakistan have been totally outclassed by the indian shuttlers in this tie.

  • 8:59 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand start the match in fine fashion and take lead by 11-6 in the first game.

  • 8:58 PM IST

  • 8:53 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Treesa Jolly and Gayatri Gopichand will play the match of the tie for India. They will go up against Mahoor Shahzad and Ghazala Siddique.

  • 8:46 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Indian shuttlers are on a roll as they haven’t lost a single game in this tie yet.

  • 8:46 PM IST
    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Satwik/Chirag take the second game by 21-9 against Murad/Bhatti. Final Score: 21-12, 21-9
  • 8:35 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: The first game goes to the Indian players. Satwik/Chirag clinch it by 21-12.

  • 8:22 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: There is no stopping the Indian players. Satwik/Chirag are leading Murad/Bhatti 11-6 at the break of the first game.

  • 8:19 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Satwik/Chirag are facing Murad/Bhatti in the fourth match of the tie.

  • 8:07 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: India win the tie!!! PV Sindhu stormed to victory in the second game. She defeated Mahoor Shahzad 21-6 in the second game with little to no resistance. Final score: 21-7, 21-6

  • 7:57 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: A good start for PV Sindhu in the second game as well. She is ahead by 6-4.

  • 7:56 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: PV Sindhu wins the first game by 21-7. India are close to victory now.

  • 7:49 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: PV Sindhu is toying with her opponent at the moment. The lead has extended to 15-5 now.

  • 7:42 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: A confident start by PV Sindhu as she takes 4-0 lead early on in the first game.

  • 7:41 PM IST

  • 7:36 PM IST

  • 7:35 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: India need just one more win to clinch the tie. All eyes are on PV Sindhu as she will take on Mahoor Shahzad in the third match.

  • 7:32 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Victory for Kidambi Shrikant!! It was an easy match for the Indian player as he clinched victory by 21-7, 21-12 against Murad Ali of Pakistan.

  • 7:30 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Kidambi Shrikant is using his speed to full advantage as he moves towards victory.

  • 7:23 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Kidambi Shrikant has been terrific in the second game as well. He is currently leading by 10-4 against Murad Ali.

  • 7:20 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Kidambi Shrikant takes the first game with ease. He beats the Pakistani player by 21-7.

  • 7:14 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: The Indian player is looking in fine form as he keeps the lead at the break.

  • 7:09 PM IST
    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Kidambi Shrikant makes a good start in the match as he takes an early 3-2 lead against his opponent.
  • 7:04 PM IST
    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Kidambi Shrikant will now go up against Murad Ali of Pakistan in the second match of the tie.
  • 7:01 PM IST
    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: India win the first match of the tie. B.sumeeth Reddy and Machimanda Ponnappa defeat Muhammad Bhatti and Ghazala Siddique 21-9, 21-12 to give their team 1-0 lead in the tie.
  • 6:49 PM IST

    Live India vs Pakistan Badminton CWG 2022 updates: Pakistan are not going to go down that easily. A good start by Muhammad Bhatti and Ghazala Siddique in the second game as they lead by 6-5 at the moment.