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Summary

  1. Watch the quarter-finals live from the Emirates Arena in Glasgow
  2. England's Gabrielle and Chris Adcock progress to tomorrow's semi-finals
  3. Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour loses 2-1 to India's Saina Nehwal
  4. Session two: 17:00-22:00

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

The Adcocks reaction to becoming Commonwealth champions

Nick Hope

BBC Olympic sports reporter

England's Chris and Gabby Adcock secure Great Britain's first medal at the Badminton World Championships for six years.

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Gilmour loses out

Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour bows out at the quarter-final stage to India's Saima Nehwal, slipping back in the final game to lose 2-1 (21-19, 18-21, 21-15). Her exit leaves Gabby and Chris Adcock as Britain's only representatives in the last four of the World Championships.

Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour
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Adcocks progress to semis

Britain's Gabby and Chris Adcock make it through to tomorrow's semi-finals after a hard fought victory (16-21, 21-13, 21-16) against China's Chun Man Tang and Ying Suet Tse.

Chris and Gabby Adcock celebrate
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Tonight's Order of play

Kamura/Sonoda (Jpn) v Conrad-Petersen/Kolding

Tang / Tse (HK) v Adcock/Adcock (Eng)

Gilmour (Sco) v Nehwal (Ind)

Chai / Hong (Chn) v Gideon / Sukamuljo (Idn)

Zheng / Chen (Chn) v Jordan / Susanto (Idn)

Adcocks book World Championships quarter final spot
Great Britain duo Chris and Gabby Adcock book a World Championships quarter-final place with victory over Kenta Kazuno and Ayane Kurihara.
Kirsty Gilmour

Nick Hope

BBC Olympic sports reporter

Kirsty Gilmour and mixed-doubles pair Chris and Gabby Adcock reach the World Badminton Championships quarter-finals in Glasgow.

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Are there any Brits competing?

Scotland's Kirsty Gilmour is the only British singles hope, after Rajiv Ouseph was eliminated.

Chris and Gabby Adcock are competing in mixed doubles, all of the British interest will be focused on today's late session.

Kirsty Gilmour
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Today's Order of play

Son (Kor) bt Kidambi (Ind) 21-14, 21-18

Chen (Chn) bt Intanon (Tha) 14-21, 21-16, 21-12

Chou (Tpe) loses to Axelsen (Den) 18-21, 22-20, 16-21

Pusarla (Ind) bt Sun (Chn) 21-14, 21-9

Matsutomo / Takahashi (Jpn) bt Bao / Yu (Chn) 21-13, 25-27, 21-19

Tang / Tse (HK) v Adcock/Adcock (Eng)

Gilmour (Sco) v Nehwal (Ind)

Chai / Hong (Chn) v Gideon / Sukamuljo (Idn)

Zheng / Chen (Chn) v Jordan / Susanto (Idn)

Competition schedule

Friday 25 August - Quarter finals, session one & quarter finals, session two

Saturday 26 August - Semi-finals, session one & quarter finals, session two

Sunday 27 August – Finals

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The Adcocks
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young woman going for a shot in mixed doubles badminton
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