After India won gold at the Thomas Cup, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur announced a cash prize of Rs 1 crore.

India beat Indonesia in the first round of the Thomas Cup in the first match of the tournament . Lakshya Sen and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty helped India to the gold medal .

On Sunday, the Indian mens badminton team created history by winning a gold medal at the Thomas Cup for the first time.The entire tournament was strong, and the team reached the final in the first three matches.The summit match against 14-time champions Indonesia started off on the right note for India, when Lakshya Sen gave the team a 1-0 lead.Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty, two doubles players, then extended their lead, and Kidambi Srikanth won the mens badminton tournament in a straight game, winning their first-ever #ThomasCup2022.

In a game that lasted an hour and five minutes, Sen came up short in the first round, 8-21, but he made a comeback in the second game, shrugging off a four-point deficit in the third.India had taken a 2-0 lead after Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty came from a game down to defeat Mohammad Ahsan and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 18-21, 23-21, 21-19, and in the third match of the final, Kidambi Srikanth defeated Jonatan Christie 21-15, 23-21, 21-19, and India went on to make history on Sunday in front of a packed audience at Impact Arena in