Ashwin outplays Sanketh in final

Shreyal claims Junior boyss crown while Poojitha gets her first title


Poojitha N essays a shot against Maithreyi Bailoor on Saturday. DH PHOTO

On song from word the go in final, Ashwin dished out a commanding performance to trounce KB Sanketh 11-8, 11-6, 11-8 for the title Shreyal K Talang captured his second title of the tournament when he edged out Vedanth M Urs 3-2 for the Junior boys’ crown. Unlike his easy sub-junior final victory, Shreyal was taken to the distance by Vedanth before the latter prevailed 6-11, 16-14, 11-4, 12-10, 11-4.

Poojitha N claimed the Junior girls’ title after defeating Maithreyi Bailoor 6-11, 11-5, 11-9, 11-8, 11-5. It was Maithreyi’s second successive final loss in as many days.

Results: Non-medallist:
Final: Ashwin H bt KB Sanketh 11-8, 11-6, 11-8.
Semifinals: Sanketh bt Adithya Arvind 11-3, 11-7, 13-11; Ashwin bt Aishwarya R Bidari 11-7, 12-14, 12-10, 10-12, 11-8.

Boys:

Junior: Final: Shreyal K Telang bt Vedanth M Urs 6-11, 16-14, 11-4, 12-10, 11-4.
Semifinals: Shreyal bt Premchander G 11-8, 11-4, 11-9, 5-11, 11-4; Vedanth bt Charan VP 11-9, 12-14, 7-11, 11-6, 11-8, 5-11, 11-3.

Girls: Final: Poojitha N bt Maithreyi Bailoor 6-11, 11-5, 11-9, 11-8, 11-5.
Semifinals: Poojitha bt Arpitha BS 11-5, 11-4, 13-11, 11-6; Maithreyi Bailoor bt Subashree C 13-15, 11-7, 11-9, 13-11, 14-12.

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