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Indonesia Beat China To Lift Thomas Cup Trophy After 19 Years

Indonesia are the most successful nation in the history of the team championship of men's badminton with 14 titles.

Indonesia Beat China To Lift Thomas Cup Trophy After 19 Years
Indonesia players show their gold medals and hold up the trophy after winning in the Thomas Cup men's team badminton tournament in Aarhus, Denmark, Sunday Oct. 17, 2021. | Claus Fisker/Ritzau Scanpix via AP
Indonesia Beat China To Lift Thomas Cup Trophy After 19 Years
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2021-10-18T00:26:31+05:30

Indonesia lifted the Thomas Cup trophy for the first time since 2002 after sweeping past defending champions China 3-0 in the final on Sunday in Aarhus, Denmark.

Indonesia are the most successful nation in the history of the team championship of men's badminton with 14 titles, but had endured a nineteen year winless drought before Sunday's victory.

China settled for silver while Japan and hosts Denmark shared the bronze. 

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