Ace Indian shuttler Srikanth Kidambi got stunned by Daren Liew of Malaysia in the third round of ongoing 2018 BWF World Championships on Thursday.
The fifth-seeded Kidambi suffered a straight-set defeat 21-18, 21-18 against the unseeded American.
Before this round, Srikanth registered a hard-fought win over Pablo Abian of Spain as he needed more than an hour to clinch a 21-15, 12-21, 21-14 victory over his unseeded opponent.
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