Wednesday 16 April 2014
News updated at 1:12 PM IST
Weather
Max: 34°C
Min : 22.7°C
In Bangalore
Sunny day

Harshit, Rohit crowned champions

Bangalore, Jan 16, 2013, DHNS:

Harshit Aggarwal and Rohit M clinched the boys’ under-19 and under-13 titles in the Chettinad Cement 5-Star State-ranking badminton tournament at the Sadashivanagar Club courts here on Wednesday.

Unseeded Harshit of NGV rallied to pull off an upset 12-21, 24-22, 21-18 win over top seed and club-mate Sankeerth B R in the final.

Top seed Rohit of WPBA edged out second seed Tejas Sanjay Kallolkar of Belgavi 20-22, 21-17, 21-18 in the U-13 summit clash.


Sankeerth made amends by triumphing in the U-17 singles final. The second seed got the better of top seed Akashraj Murthy of NGV 22-20, 21-10.

Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy’s Rahul Bharadwaj BM took home the boys’ under-15 title.
Rahul proved too good for Saif Ali of BBCE 21-9, 21-8 in the final.

Results (all finals, prefix denotes seeding): Boys: U-19: Harshit Aggarwal (NGV) bt 1-Sankeerth BR (NGV) 12-21, 24-22, 21-18. U-17: 2-Sankeerth BR (NGV) bt 1-Akashraj Murthy (NGV) 22-20, 21-10. U-15: 2-Rahul Bharadwaj BM (PPBA)bt Saif Ali (BBCE) 21-9, 21-8. U-13: 1-Rohit M (WPBA) bt 2-Tejas Sanjay Kallolkar (Belgavi) 20-22, 21-17, 21-18.

Girls: U-15: 2-Apeksha Nayak (PPBA) bt 1-Archana Pai (PPBA) 21-7, 21-14. U-13: 2-Shivani A Pathi (I Sports) bt 4-Drithi Yatheesh (INC) 21-16, 18-21, 21-16.

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
US actress Emma Stone poses for the media during the Germany premiere of the movie 'The Amazing ...

US actress Emma Stone poses for the media during the Germany premiere of the movie 'The Amazing ...

2013 Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, a pre-school teacher from the Baltimore ...

2013 Boston Marathon bombing survivor Erika Brannock, a pre-school teacher from the Baltimore ...

Family members and survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing walk down Boylston Street for a rem

Family members and survivors of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing walk down Boylston Street for a rem

An injured passenger who was on a sinking ship, is rescued by South Korean maritime policemen ...

An injured passenger who was on a sinking ship, is rescued by South Korean maritime policemen ...

A passenger is rescued by South Korean maritime policemen from a sinking ship in the sea off ...

A passenger is rescued by South Korean maritime policemen from a sinking ship in the sea off ...

South Korea rescue helicopters fly over to rescue passengers from passenger ship Sewol ...

South Korea rescue helicopters fly over to rescue passengers from passenger ship Sewol ...

South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue ...

South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue ...

Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge meets with a girl during a walkabout in the Civic Square...

Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge meets with a girl during a walkabout in the Civic Square...

Britain's Prince William carries Prince George with his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge ...

Britain's Prince William carries Prince George with his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge ...

This multiple-exposure composite photo of the moon was made beginning at 1 a.m., CDT, Tuesday ...

This multiple-exposure composite photo of the moon was made beginning at 1 a.m., CDT, Tuesday ...

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bangalore - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523