Dipika Pallikal questions ref's decisions after losing mixed doubles final

Apr 15, 2018, 13:30 IST | PTI

Dipika Pallikal and Sourav Ghoshal fought hard before losing to Australia's Donna Urquhart and Cameron Pilley 8-11, 10-11 in a gruelling gold medal match

Dipika Pallikal
Dipika Pallikal

Dipika Pallikal on Saturday questioned the "shocking decisions" taken by the referees after she and Saurav Ghosal had to settle for a silver, the first ever mixed doubles medal for India at the Commonwealth Games.

The Indian pair fought hard before losing to Australia's Donna Urquhart and Cameron Pilley 8-11, 10-11 in a gruelling gold medal match. "Shocking decisions were made during the final. I felt it could have changed whole scenario of the match if those decisions were fair. But that's sport," Pallikal told PTI.

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