Read more from’s Thomas Cup coverage here:

Lakshya, possible

Srikanth Kidambi, unbeaten and unfazed, leads India to the top of the world

India’s Thomas Cup triumph: Coach Vimal Kumar – ‘I’ll rate this as our biggest achievement’

The SatChi Factor: The Immense importance of Satwiksairaj and Chirag Shetty in Indian badminton

HS Prannoy: Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high

A team’s dream: Prannoy, Srikanth, Satwik-Chirag script a special chapter in Indian badminton

Bonus viewing: India’s quarterfinal and semifinal wins over Malaysia and Denmark respectively