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CORRECT NAMES OF PLAYERS - England's Chris Adcock, right, and Gabrielle Adcock celebrate after defeating their compatriots Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith during their mixed doubles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon
CORRECT NAMES OF PLAYERS - England's Chris Adcock, right, and Gabrielle Adcock celebrate after defeating their compatriots Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith during their mixed doubles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
India's Saina Nehwal serves against her compatriot Venkata Pusarla during their women's singles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon
India's Saina Nehwal serves against her compatriot Venkata Pusarla during their women's singles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
England's Marcus Ellis, left, and Lauren Smith play against their compatriots Gabrielle Adcock and Chris Adcock during their mixed doubles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon
England's Marcus Ellis, left, and Lauren Smith play against their compatriots Gabrielle Adcock and Chris Adcock during their mixed doubles badminton final at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Adcocks battle injury to defend their Commonwealth badminton title
Adcocks battle injury to defend their Commonwealth badminton title
Adcocks battle injury to defend their Commonwealth badminton title
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei plays against India's Srikanth Kidambi during their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Lee wins his 3rd individual title in last Commonwealth Games
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei plays against India's Srikanth Kidambi during their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei hugs India's Srikanth Kidambi after their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Lee won the match. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Lee wins his 3rd individual title in last Commonwealth Games
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei hugs India's Srikanth Kidambi after their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. Lee won the match. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei celebrates after defeating India's Srikanth Kidambi during their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Lee wins his 3rd individual title in last Commonwealth Games
Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei celebrates after defeating India's Srikanth Kidambi during their men's singles badminton final match at Carrara Sports Hall during the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, Sunday, April 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Gold medallist Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia shows his medal. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Gold medallist Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia shows his medal. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Gold Medal Match - India v Malaysia - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Gold Medal Match - India v Malaysia - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Gold Medal Match - India v Malaysia - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
Badminton - Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games - Men's Singles - Gold Medal Match - India v Malaysia - Carrara Sports Arena 2 - Gold Coast, Australia - April 15, 2018. Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships - Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, Britain - March 17, 2018 India's Pusarla V. Sindhu in action during the women's singles semi final Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships
Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships - Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, Britain - March 17, 2018 India's Pusarla V. Sindhu in action during the women's singles semi final Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
Kidambi Srikanth is the first Indian to reach number one in the men's world badminton rankings (AFP Photo/SAJJAD HUSSAIN)
Kidambi Srikanth is the first Indian to reach number one in the men's world badminton rankings
Kidambi Srikanth is the first Indian to reach number one in the men's world badminton rankings (AFP Photo/SAJJAD HUSSAIN)
<p>Badminton – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games – Mixed Team Gold Medal Match – India v Malaysia – Carrara Sports Arena 2 – Gold Coast, Australia – April 9, 2018. Srikanth Kidambi of India in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha </p>
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Badminton – Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games – Mixed Team Gold Medal Match – India v Malaysia – Carrara Sports Arena 2 – Gold Coast, Australia – April 9, 2018. Srikanth Kidambi of India in action. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships - Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, Britain - March 16, 2018 Malaysia&#39;s Lee Chong Wei in action during the men&#39;s singles quarter final Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships
Badminton - Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships - Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, Britain - March 16, 2018 Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei in action during the men's singles quarter final Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
While you were busy watching March Madness this weekend, the real sports action was going on in England.
This 102-Shot Badminton Rally Seemed Like It Would Never End
While you were busy watching March Madness this weekend, the real sports action was going on in England.
Denmark&#39;s Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Christinna Padersen, right, pose with their trophies after defeating Japan&#39;s Yuki Fukushima and Sayaka Hirota in the women&#39;s doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Denmark's Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Christinna Padersen, right, pose with their trophies after defeating Japan's Yuki Fukushima and Sayaka Hirota in the women's doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Winners Denmark&#39;s Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Christinna Padersen, right, poseon the podium with second placed Japan&#39;s Yuki Fukushima, left, and Sayaka Hirota after the women&#39;s doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Winners Denmark's Kamilla Rytter Juhl and Christinna Padersen, right, poseon the podium with second placed Japan's Yuki Fukushima, left, and Sayaka Hirota after the women's doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Taiwan&#39;s Tai Tzu Ying poses with her trophy after defeating Japan&#39;s Akane Yamaguchi in the women&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Taiwan's Tai Tzu Ying poses with her trophy after defeating Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in the women's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo)
China&#39;s Shi Yuqi reacts after defeating China&#39;s Lin Dan, right, in the men&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
China's Shi Yuqi reacts after defeating China's Lin Dan, right, in the men's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
China&#39;s Shi Yuqi returns a shot to China&#39;s Lin Dan during the men&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
China's Shi Yuqi returns a shot to China's Lin Dan during the men's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Winner China&#39;s Shi Yuqi, right, and second placed Lin Dan, also from China, stand on the podium after the men&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Winner China's Shi Yuqi, right, and second placed Lin Dan, also from China, stand on the podium after the men's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
China&#39;s Shi Yuqi poses with his trophy after defeating China&#39;s Lin Dan in the men&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
China's Shi Yuqi poses with his trophy after defeating China's Lin Dan in the men's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Winner Taiwan&#39;s Tai Tzu Ying, right, and second placed Japan&#39;s Akane Yamaguchi pose on the podium after the women&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Winner Taiwan's Tai Tzu Ying, right, and second placed Japan's Akane Yamaguchi pose on the podium after the women's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo)
China&#39;s Shi Yuqi poses with his trophy after defeating China&#39;s Lin Dan in the men&#39;s singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
China's Shi Yuqi poses with his trophy after defeating China's Lin Dan in the men's singles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Indonesia&#39;s Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo, left, celebrate after defeating Denmark&#39;s Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen in the men&#39;s doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)
Shi upsets Lin to win All England badminton final
Indonesia's Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo, left, celebrate after defeating Denmark's Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen in the men's doubles final match at the All England Open Badminton tournament in Birmingham, England, Sunday March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

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