Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian badminton unit thump Scotland 5-0 in mixed team event to enter quarterfinals
India topped Group A as the likes of Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth led the country's dominance at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre.
Lee Chong Wei's exit meant that two-time reigning world champion, Chen Long of China, has one less prime contender to take care of, in his attempt to record a hat-trick of world titles.
Top seed Son Wan Ho didn't have it easy against Finland's Kalle Koljonen in his first round of the men's singles at the World Championships in Glasgow on Monday.
"I always focus on a single tournament," said the 24-year-old, indicating that World Badminton Championships 2017 is the one.