The Indian pair defeated Nigeria’s Olajide Omotayo and Ajoke Ojomu in the first round to win the match 3-0.
Batra and Gnansekaran gave the Nigerian duo no chance of a comeback and defeated them in straight sets.
CWG2022 Table Tennis: Manika Batra and Sathiyan Gnanasekaran reach quarterfinals
In the first round, the Indian took a 1-0 lead as she won the set 11-7 without breaking a sweat.
The second set ended 11-6 and greatly increased the hopes of victory. It didn’t take long for the duo to book their place in the quarter-finals as they eventually defeated their opponents 11-7 in the third.