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Jwala Gutta on Thomas Cup triumph: 'Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty just happened. We have no system for doubles'
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Jwala Gutta on Thomas Cup triumph: 'Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty just happened. We have no system for doubles'

Former doubles specialist Jwala Gutta has urged Indian badminton to take the event forward in the aftermath of the Thomas Cup triumph.

Thomas Cup: 'It's coming home', how a Whatsapp group strengthened ties within the victorious Indian team
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Thomas Cup: 'It's coming home', how a Whatsapp group strengthened ties within the victorious Indian team

The title of the iconic song that has long been associated with English football was what ace shuttler HS Prannoy chose as the name for the Whatsapp group comprising the Indian Thomas Cup team.

India’s historic Thomas Cup triumph rules as IPL becomes sideshow
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India’s historic Thomas Cup triumph rules as IPL becomes sideshow

Thomas Cup: For a few hours, badminton became the national sport. The names of Lakshya Sen, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy, Chirag Shetty and Kidambi Srikanth became the names to chant, in a splash of enthusiasm that conquered everything, including the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022.

Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win
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Thomas Cup 2022: Prakash Padukone hails India's historic win

Thomas Cup: India created history on Sunday by beating 14-time champions Indonesia 3-0 in the finals.

Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'
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Kidambi Srikanth on Thomas Cup victory: 'Nothing short of a once in a lifetime experience'

India beat 14-time Thomas Cup champions Indonesia 3-0 to win the men's team badminton event for the first time. Kidambi Srikanth beat Jonatan Christie in the men's singles.

Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph
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Thomas Cup: Will take time before the feeling sinks in, says Kidambi Srikanth after historic triumph

The team’s senior-most player and former World No. 1 Srikanth then sealed maiden Thomas Cup for India with a straight-game win against an in-form Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21.

Thomas Cup 2022: Prime Minister Modi hails title-winning triumph, invites shuttlers to residence
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Thomas Cup 2022: Prime Minister Modi hails title-winning triumph, invites shuttlers to residence

Prime Minister termed the triumph of the Indian badminton team as one of the country's finest sporting wins and invited the shuttlers to his residence on returning from Bangkok.

Thomas Cup: BAI announces Rs 1 crore cash prize for players, Rs 20 lakh for support staff
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Thomas Cup: BAI announces Rs 1 crore cash prize for players, Rs 20 lakh for support staff

BAI president Himanta Biswa Sarma announced an award of ₹1 crore for the players of Indian men's team that scripted history by lifting the coveted Thomas Cup for the first time.

Thomas Cup: India's route to historic gold medal
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Thomas Cup: India's route to historic gold medal

India won their first-ever Thomas Cup trophy by beating Indonesia on Sunday.

Watch: Here's how India made history by winning their first-ever Thomas Cup title
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Watch: Here's how India made history by winning their first-ever Thomas Cup title

India, competing in their debut Thomas Cup final, sealed the title when Kidambi Srikanth defeated Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21.

Thomas Cup win will motivate many upcoming Indian sportspersons: PM Narendra Modi
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Thomas Cup win will motivate many upcoming Indian sportspersons: PM Narendra Modi

India etched its name in the history books by lifting the Thomas Cup title with a dominant 3-0 win over Indonesia.

Thomas Cup: 'Dreams come true', 'Never underestimate us' Twitter reactions to India's historic gold medal win
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Thomas Cup: 'Dreams come true', 'Never underestimate us' Twitter reactions to India's historic gold medal win

Playing their first Thomas Cup final, India defeated 14-time winners Indonesia in the summit clash.

Thomas Cup Final highlights: India win maiden gold medal by beating 14-time champions Indonesia
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Thomas Cup Final highlights: India win maiden gold medal by beating 14-time champions Indonesia

Thomas Cup 2022 final: India beat 14-time champions Indonesia in the final of the men's team competition in Bangkok, Thailand to clinch the gold medal.

Thomas Cup: India win historic gold medal after beating Indonesia in final
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Thomas Cup: India win historic gold medal after beating Indonesia in final

India won a historic gold at the Thomas Cup 2022 on Sunday by beating heavyweights and 14-time winners Indonesia 3-0 in Bangkok.

Thomas Cup 2022: India's dream run —A triumph of team spirit and hunger to make every opportunity count
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Thomas Cup 2022: India's dream run —A triumph of team spirit and hunger to make every opportunity count

Dynamics of team events in individual sports like badminton are extremely different and the Indian team showed that they know how to rise to the occasion

Thomas Cup 2022: India take on formidable Indonesia in historic final
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Thomas Cup 2022: India take on formidable Indonesia in historic final

India will be playing their first-ever Thoams Cup final while Indonesia are 14-time champions.

Thomas Cup: HS Prannoy wins decisive contest, India through to their first final
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Thomas Cup: HS Prannoy wins decisive contest, India through to their first final

With the match tied at 2-2, HS Prannoy defeated Rasmus Gemke in the decider to give the Indian team a historic victory over the 2016 champions.

Uber Cup: Akane Yamaguchi suffers loss as South Korea beat Japan to set up China final
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Uber Cup: Akane Yamaguchi suffers loss as South Korea beat Japan to set up China final

Holders China defeated hosts Thailand by a 3-0 scoreline in the other semi-finals of the Uber Cup.

Watch: India's winning moments after historic Thomas Cup win
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Watch: India's winning moments after historic Thomas Cup win

Indian men's badminton team defeated Malaysia 3-2 to reach their first Thomas Cup semi-final in 43 years.

Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men’s team qualifies for knockouts with 5-0 thrashing of Canada
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Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men’s team qualifies for knockouts with 5-0 thrashing of Canada

India had earlier beaten Germany by a similar margin, and is thus assured of a top-two finish in Group C of Thomas Cup.