Indias Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty clinched the gold medal after defeating Chinas Li Jun Hui-Liu Yu Chen in mens doubles at Thailand Open on Sunday. The Indian duo created history by claiming their first-ever Super 500 title when they defeated the Chinese pair 21-19, 18-21, 21-18. They become the first Indian doubles pair to win a World Tour 500 event. Satwiksairaj and Chirag gave a tough fight to the Asian champions and world number two in a match that crossed the one-hour mark. In the first game faced a tough fight from the opponents and sealed the neck-to-neck game by 22-20.The Chinese duo made a come back in the second game and claimed the set by 21-18.In the last and final set, the world number-16 Indian pair outclassed their opponents and clinched the match after a 62-minutes long clash.In the semi-final match, they defeated South Korean pair by Ko Sung Hyun and Shin Baek Cheol by 22-20, 22-24, 21-9. AND ANOTHER HISTORY!!!Congratulations to Satwiksairaj RankireddyChirag Shetty for BREAKING THE WORLD TOP 10 Mens Doubles!They will be 9th in the BWF World Ranking next Tuesday, 6 August 2019, which will be their career-high!Well done!#ThailandOpenSuper500 @BAI_Media— Badminton Talk (@BadmintonTalk) August 4, 2019×This is Indias only medal in the event as earlier, Indian ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal, Parupalli Kashyap, Kidambi Srikanth, Sai Praneeth, and HS Pranoy were knocked out of the tournament.