In an exhilarating kickoff to the #AsianParaGames, Indian para badminton players showcased exceptional talent, determination, and spirit on Day 1. The courts were ablaze with energy as our athletes faced tough opponents, and emerged victorious in their respective matches. Let’s take a look at the outstanding performances that marked our first day at the games.
In a spectacular display of skill, Hardik Makkar defeated China’s Liu in a commanding 2-0 victory in the Men’s Singles SU5 category. His precise shots and unwavering focus set the tone for India’s para badminton campaign, earning a well-deserved win in the 1st group stage match
Thulasimathi showcased sheer determination and grit as she outplayed her compatriot, Manisha Ramadass, in a thrilling 2-1 victory in the Women’s Singles SU5 category. Her resilience on the court was truly inspiring, highlighting the spirit of Indian para athletes
Akash Sethu displayed remarkable prowess in the Men’s Singles SH6 category, defeating Bangladesh’s Md Eyamin with a flawless 2-0 win in the 1st group stage match. His agility and strategic gameplay were key factors in India’s success on the international stage
India’s #TOPSchemeAthlete, Krishna Nagar, showcased his mettle by overcoming Thailand’s Meechai in a hard-fought 2-1 victory in the Men’s Singles SH6 category. His determination and skill were evident, securing a crucial win for the Indian contingent.
As we celebrate these victories, we applaud the unwavering spirit and dedication of our para badminton players. Their triumphs on Day 1 set the stage for a promising campaign at the Asian Para Games, filling the nation with pride and hope. Stay tuned for more updates as our athletes continue to shine brightly on the international stage.
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