It was a mixed day for Indian shuttlers in Bangkok. Sai Praneeth led from the start and it was only a matter of minutes before he closed the game in his favour. Christie beat Malaysia's Joo Ven Soong 21-9 21-18 in his semis match. After 14-15, however, it was Praneeth all the way as he won seven consecutive points to wrap up the game and the match.
Thongnuam came out fighting in the second game and though Praneeth eked out a narrow 6-4 lead, the home favourite levelled things up at 6-6.
From 16-8 it went to 19-16, and at this stage it gave a bit of scare to the Indian fans but then it was them who had the last laugh. Thongnuam tried hard to take the fight to Praneeth in the second game, but the final outcome hardly looked in doubt. Nehwal's win means that three of the top four seeds in the women's singles draw have made it to the semis, with only Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, seeded first, still left to play her quarter-final clash.
Chelsea youngster Tammy Abraham is closing in on a season-long loan move to Newcastle United, according to the Daily Mail . And for a loan deal, it is certainly a risk that Newcastle will have no qualms about taking.
The Philippines has been grappling with incidents of terrorism, especially on the southern island of Mindanao . Several people were seen injured, but police and Resorts World management have yet to give details.
We had very constructive negotiations with both parties, and we are grateful for the seriousness with which the B.C. The Liberals won the most seats, but were unable to persuade the Green party to back them in a minority government.
Jonny Hayes gave Aberdeen a ninth minute lead which was quickly cancelled out by Celtic's Stuart Armstrong two minutes later. Celtic's Tomas Rogic celebrates scoring their second goal in the Scottish FA Cup final against Aberdeen .
North Korea's grain imports from China showed a more than fivefold surge last month from a year ago, a US broadcaster said Friday. Abe said he meant to use the G7 summit to underscore the danger posed by the unpredictable regime in North Korea.
The powerful explosion rocked the neighbourhood, which is considered the city's safest, during the peak of morning rush hour. France's foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says the French Embassy in Kabul suffered material damage in the auto bombing.
As much as this series was about James , Irving helped turn the tide of the series with a 42-point effort in Game 4. The Cleveland Cavaliers made it to the free throw line 13 times during the first quarter of Game 3.
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Sonic Mania's release date has been confirmed thanks to the official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account. Harness Sonic's new drop dash, Tails' flight, and Knuckles' climbing abilities to overcome the evil Dr.
Trump about what sort of treats she's been feeding her husband, suggesting potizza , a Slovenian pastry . Pope Francis and Mr Trump hold wholly different views on those and indeed most important topics.
The UK election just got interesting
Following the previous election , the Conservatives won a working majority of 17 seats in the 650-member House of Commons. The biggest donation for the Conservatives came from theatre producer John Gore, who gave Theresa May's party £1,000,050.
Golden State Warriors advance to NBA Finals
He finished with 15 points in a frenzied 32 minutes in Game 4 against Golden State . "Whatever I decide, it's going to be great". So yes, in that locker room and on the floor, Durant is, as Curry told me back in January, "one of us".
Predators looking to clinch series on home ice Monday
It was Aberg's first career playoff goal and he was skating on the first line in place of the injured Ryan Johansen . For Anaheim to win and send this series back to California they need to elevate their game in all areas.
Foreign fighters among militants in Philippines
Clashes erupted on Tuesday as the military moved to hunt down Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon, who was sighted in Marawi City. Authorities said the militants had killed 19 civilians in Marawi, a mostly Muslim-populated city of 200,000 people.
Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran
Meanwhile Trump's call for Israelis and Palestinians to "make a deal" has drawn praised mixed with a healthy dose of scepticism. President Rouhani won 23.5 million of Iran's total 41 million votes, his next nearest rival winning only 15.8 million votes.
England look to seal series win
Amla was hit flush on the helmet grille by Wood before falling falling for 24 when he drove Stokes to Morgan at short extra cover. Miller was unbeaten on 71 and Morris on 36 as South Africa failed to take a winning chance for a second straight ODI.