Ajith Haridas-Vijay Lancy wins BWF senior badminton world title

CHENNAI: Indian duo of Ajith Haridas & Vijay Lancy won the men's doubles title over 40 in the Yonex BWF Badminton Senior World Championship held in Katowice, Poland.

In the final played on Sunday, Haridas & Lancy defeated the Danish pair of Esben Kaempegaard & Morten Rasmussen 19-21, 21-17, 21-19, according to information received here.

The Chennai duo, members of the famed Madras Cricket Club, had in the earlier round beaten Xavier Engrand & Jerome Krawcyzk of France 21-13, 18-21, 21-8.