Kerala teams claim titles

Kerala women beat Andhra Pradesh 2-1, while their men scored a hard-fought 3-2 win.
Results: Men: Kerala bt Andhra Pradesh 3-2 (HS Prannoy bt Nandagopal Kidami 21-11, 21-19; Joy Tharyil lt to Sai Praneeth 21-19, 13-21, 5-21; Sanave Thomas/ Rupesh Kumar bt Nandagopal K/ Sai Praneeth 24-22, 21-14; Sanave Thomas lt to Gurusaidutt 6-21, 16-21; Arun Vishnu/ V Diju bt Gurusaidutt/ Tarun Kona 26-28, 21-19, 21-16).

Women: Kerala bt AP 2-1 (Daya Elsa Jacob lt to Venkata Sindhu Pusarla 8-21, 8-21; Thulasi PC/ Aparna Balan bt Jyotshna Polavarapu/ Sikkireddy Nelakurthi 12-21, 21-13, 21-11; Thulasi PC bt S Nelakurthi 21-12, 21-5).

Ronjan, Tejaswini shine
Ronjan Sodhi and Tejaswini Sawant grabbed gold medals on the fourth day of shooting competition. Sodhi shot 187 for the double trap title, Tejaswini scored 672.6 points for the sport rifle 3-position title.

Results: Men: 10M Air pistol: Om Prakash (Services) 679.9 points, 1; Amanpreet Singh (Punjab) 678.3, 2; Samaresh Jung (HP) 675.7, 3. Team championship: Services (1728 points) 1; Punjab (1714) 2; Haryana (1705) 3. Double trap: Ronjan Sodhi (Punjab) 187 points, 1, M Ashab (Uttar Pradesh) 184, 2; Himanshu (Services) 183, 3. Team championship: Services (383) 1; Delhi (375) 2; Haryana (371) 3. Women: Sport rifle 3-position: Tejaswini Sawant (Maharashtra) 672.6 points, 1; Tejaswini Muley (Maharashtra) 668.1, 2; Chetanpreet Nilon (Punjab) 667.4, 3. Team: Maharashtra (1720) 1; Madhya Pradesh (1691) 2; Haryana (1688) 3. Sport pistol: Annu Raj Singh (Haryana) 781.8, 1; Rahi Jivan Sarnobat (Maharashtra) 776.9, 2; Anisha Sayyed (Haryana) 775.5, 3. Team championship: Haryana (1703) 1; Maharashtra (1676) 2; Himachal Pradesh (1659) 3.

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