The Chinese Taipei team of Hsu Yu-Hsiou and Jason Jung defeated Ramkumar Ramanathan and Saketh Myneni in the men's doubles final on Friday, winning in straight sets to earn the silver medal at the Asian Games.
The Taipei team was unseeded, but Hsu (182) and Jung (231) were both higher-ranked singles players, and it showed in their ground strokes and methodical approach as they defeated the second-seeded Indians 6-4 6-4 in the championship match. (Asian Games Medal Count 2023)
Hsu was solid from the baseline with his strong serve while Jung complimented him with his lightning fast hands at the net.
It is Ramkumar's first Asian Games medal and third for Myneni, who had won a men's doubles silver with Sanam Singh and a gold with Sania Mirza in the mixed doubles in the 2014 Incheon edition.