Uttara takes on Reshma in title clash

Varma, Jawalkar, Sonic, Jolly in boys U-19 semis


Poorvisha S Ram

Uttara ousted favourite Poorvisha S Ram in a hard fought 17-21, 22-20, 21-19 win en route to her final berth. Reshma too faced a stiff challenge from Sindhu Bharadwaj before moving through 25-23, 17-21, 21-4.

In the boys’ under-19 quarterfinals, D Sunil Varma pulled off a convincing 21-9, 21-16 win over GK Ashwin. Rajas Jawalkar, Sonic Prabhudesai and Prakash Jolly were the others who booked a place in the final four.

Results: Boys: U-10, semifinals: Amogh R Gupta bt Nakul N Rao 24-22, 21-17; BS Shantanu bt Rohith M 21-16, 16-21, 21-7.

U-13, quarterfinals: Sudeep Suresh bt Yash Lad 21-12, 21-18; Farid S bt Vashishta Suresh 21-19, 21-12; Sahil Sipani bt Anish Upadhye 21-4, 21-12; Mithun Manjunath bt BR Sankeerth 21-17, 13-21, 21-9.

U-16, quaterfinals: Rajas Jawalkar bt Harshith Agarwal 21-15, 21-11; Kaustubh Narayan bt M Srinivas 16-21, 21-9, 21-17; Siddharth S bt Kaushik R 21-14, 21-13; Abhishek Yeligar bt Farid S 21-11, 21-6.

U-19, quarterfinals: D Sunil Varma bt GK Ashwin 21-9, 21-16; Rajas Jawalkar bt SN Suraj 21-14, 21-10; Sonic Prabhudesai bt Prathap Menon 21-16, 21-16; Prakash Jolly bt Chirag LU 21-16, 21-16.

Girls:
U-10, semifinals: Ashwini Bhat bt Nikita Ramesh 21-9, 21-4; Mithula UK bt Prarthana Anand 21-12, 21-2.

U-16, quarterfinals: Poorvisha S Ram bt Priya Prakash 21-11, 21-12; Anagha Unni bt Sangeetha Udupa 19-21, 21-9, 21-10; Anisha DK bt Reshma Karthik 21-15, 16-21, 21-10.
Doubles, semifinals: Monisha Gowda/ Mahima Agarwal bt Saurabi/ Aradhna 21-11, 21-8; Rishika/ Parvathi SK bt Naganetra/ Chinmayi MS 21-13, 21-14.

U-19, semifinals: Uttara Prakash bt Poorvisha S Ram 17-21, 22-20, 21-19; Reshma Karthik bt Sindhu Bharadwaj 25-23, 17-21, 21-4.

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