Japan Beat Indonesia 3-2


Indonesia’s hope to proceed to the semi-final round of the men’s group Thomas Cup badminton championship was over after third single player Hayom Rumbaka’s loss to Takuma Ueda 14-21, 19-21.

Indonesia lost to Japan 2-3 as its first single player Simon was able to beat Sho Sasaki 22-20, 21-14 while Muhammad Ahsan and Alvent Yulianto defeated Hiroyuki Endo and Kenichi Hayakawa 21-17, 21-13.In

Indonesia’s Taufik Hidayat meanwhile surrendered to Kenichi Tago 12-20, 17-21.