India wins the first Thomas Cup Badminton Championship after defeating Indonesia for 3-0 in the tournament hosted at Bangkok, Thailand from 8 to 15 May 2022.

Lakshya Sen( Rank 9) defeated Anthony Sinsuka Ginting (Indonesia, Rank 5 ) in the opening match to make India lead by 1-0.

Satwik Sairaj Ranki Reddy and Chirag Shetty won against Indonesian pair of Ahsan and Sukamuljo in the second match.

Kidambi Srikanth defeated Jonatan Christie in the third game to bring India a massive victory.

India defeated Malaysia in the quarter finals and Denmark in the semi finals to reach the finals. India is the 6th country to win the title after Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Denmark and Japan. Indonesia, the defending champions had won the title 14 times. This victory for India is historic.

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