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Thais thrash Algeria, make quarter-finals

Thais thrash Algeria, make quarter-finals

BADMINTON: Thailand reached the quarter-finals of the Thomas Cup with a 5-0 victory over Algeria in their final Group A match in Denmark on Wednesday (Oct 13).

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By Bangkok Post

Friday 15 October 2021, 08:49AM


Kantaphon Wangcharoen started off the tie with a 21-5, 21-11 win over Youcef Sabri Medel. Photo: Bangkok Post

Kantaphon Wangcharoen started off the tie with a 21-5, 21-11 win over Youcef Sabri Medel. Photo: Bangkok Post

It was Thailand’s second group win after they defeated Taiwan 3-2. Earlier, they had lost to Indonesia by the same score in the BWF world men’s team championship in Aarhus.

They qualified as the second-placed team in Group A.

Former champions Indonesia won the group after they edged out Taiwan 3-2 - their third successive win - earlier in the day.

Kantaphon Wangcharoen started off the tie with a 21-5, 21-11 win over Youcef Sabri Medel before Kunlavut Vitidsarn followed up with a 21-7, 21-10 victory over Mohamed Abderrahime Belarbi.

It was Kunlavut’s third successive win in the group stage.

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Adulrach Namkul was also too strong for Adel Hamek, dropping just 16 points against the Algerian in his 21-8, 21-8 win.

Doubles stars Supak Jomkoh and Kittinupong Kedren made it 4-0, beating Koceila Mammeri and Youcef Sabri Medel 21-11, 21-10.

Dechapol Puavaranukroh and Natthapat Trinkajee teamed up in the final rubber to beat Mohamed Abderrahime Belarbi and Adel Hamek 21-9, 21-8 and complete the whitewash.

The draw for the quarter-finals was to be made last night.

Meanwhile Thailand’s Uber Cup team were to face Indonesia in the last eight last night.

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