India’s journey at the Tokyo Olympics has begun. For year’s China and Southeast Asian countries have dominated the game of badminton. But since a few years, India’s badminton has grown so much that they stand a chance to win medals at the Tokyo Olympics. The first match of the group stage of men’s badminton will be played on 24th July 2021. The match will be played at Musashino Forest Sport Plaza BDM Court 2.
Sai Praneeth vs Zilberman Olympics Result: Zilberman Defeats Praneeth 21-17 21-15
World number 15 Sai Praneeth opened the match as a favorite against Israel’s world number 47 Mischa Zilberman. The Indian shuttler lost the match 21-17 21-15 in straight sets. Sai Praneeth started the match in full force and was leading Zilberman. But Zilberman came back strong to take 9 consecutive points and seal the first set 21-17.
The rest of the match was all about can Praneeth turn the tables in India’s favor? But Sai Praneeth looked tired. Mischa Zilberman led Praneeth entirely in set 2. Eventually, Israelian won the battle in straight sets by winning the second set 21-15.
Check the match summary of Sai Praneeth vs Mischa Zilberman
|Match / Games Statistics||Match||Game 1||Game 2|
|Longest rally (seconds)||32||32||30|
|Longest rally (strokes)||30||30||26|
|Average rally (seconds)||10||11||10|
|Average rally (strokes)||7||8||7|
Tokyo Olympics 2021: Sai Praneeth vs Zilberman HD Highlights Video
Here we will be sharing the HD highlights of the Sai Praneeth vs Zilberman badminton match. The video will be soon be updated as soon as the video is available on Youtube by the official Olympics channel.