New Delhi, May 21: Top-ranked Indian doubles pair of Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and Sanil Shetty settled for a silver after going down against Tobias Hippler and Kilian Ort of Germany (1-3) in the finals of 2018 Challenge Thailand Open. Also Read - Farmers Threaten to Intensify Protest, Call For Bharat Bandh on Dec 8, 5th Round of Talks With Centre Today

In the finals on Sunday night, the Indian duo won the first game 11-9 but fell short in the next three games, losing 12-14, 9-11, 7-11. Also Read - After UK, Now Bahrain Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Coronavirus Vaccine For Emergency Use

Earlier, Sathiyan and Sanil sailed through the opening rounds, first beating Japan 3-1 and then Malaysia 3-0 to storm into the semis. They later faced another Indian pair, Harmeet Desai and Manav Thakkar, and narrowly won 3-2. (With IANS inputs). Also Read - RRB Ministerial And Isolated Categories Exam Schedule 2020 Released, Check Details Here