Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has won the Indonesia Open Super Series title by beating Kazumasa Sakai of Japan 21-11, 21-19 in straight games.World No.22 Srikanth, outclassed 47th ranked Sakai in just 37 minutes.
Srikanth said : “He was playing well, especially in the second game and I think for me coming back from 6-11 down and make it 13-13 was the turning point. My coach will have a special place in my heart as after he came, I reached the finals at Singapore and to win this tournament, which is considered the biggest tournament. I want to thank all the fans who have been rooting for me all this week.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated shuttler Kidambi Srikanth after he won his second Super Series Premier title.
Congratulations @srikidambi! We are extremely delighted on your victory in the Indonesia Open Super Series tournament.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 18, 2017