Tokyo Paralympics: shuttler Krishna Nagar bags the gold medal in men’s singles
Tokyo,Sep 05: In the on-going Paralympics sports in Japan ,India’s para-shuttler Krishna Nagar bags the gold medal in the final of the men’s singles badminton SH6 event by defeating to Chu Man Kai of Hong Kong at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020 on Sunday. Nagar beat to Man Kai 21-17, 16-21 and 21-17 as India extended its medal tally to 19 at the Paralympic Games.
Earlier on Saturday, Nagar had defeated Great Britain’s Krysten Coombs by 2-0 in the men’s singles SH6 – semi-final match to make it to the grand finale.
Battling it out on Court 1, the second-seed Indian overwhelmed Krysten Coombs in straight sets by 21-10 and 21-11 in just 26 minutes.