Commonwealth Games: India's K. Srikanth wants to be badminton's top dog for a long time

Kidambi Srikanth of India in action against Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games mixed team final at the Carrara Sports Arena 2 on April 9, 2018. He won in straight games as India took the title by a 3-1 scoreline.
Kidambi Srikanth of India in action against Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games mixed team final at the Carrara Sports Arena 2 on April 9, 2018. He won in straight games as India took the title by a 3-1 scoreline. PHOTO: REUTERS

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How do you better a week where you beat an Olympic great in straight games, and helped your team win the Commonwealth Games mixed team gold?

By becoming your country's first men's singles world No. 1 in the modern era, in Kidambi Srikanth's case.

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