Siddharth, Poorvisha win titles

Winners of the inter-school badminton tournament on Saturday. Front row (from left): Syed Saad Ali (U-12 boys), Amogh R Gupta (U-10 boys), Ashwini Bhat (U-10 girls). Back row: Harshith  A (U-14 boys), Poorvisha S Ram (U-16 girls) ,                 Siddharth (U-16 boys), Mira Mahadevan (U-14 girls), Mahima Agarwal (U-12 girls). DH PHOTO

Siddharth posted a comfortable 21-7, 21-19 win over Daniel S Farid of Riverdale School in the final.

Poorvisha S Ram of Yenkay School outplayed Mira Mahadevan of Vidyashilp Academy 21-11, 21-19 to bag the girls’ under-16 crown.

Harshith Agarwal posted a hard-fought 13-21, 21-8, 21-9 win against BR Sankeerth to win the under-14 crown while Mira, in the corresponding category, made up for her under-16 loss beatingSyeda Saadath Arsheen 21-11, 21-19 in the final to clinch the crown.

Syed Saad Ali won the under-12 title and Amogh R Gupta took the top honours in the under-10 category. Ashwini Bhat scored a facile 21-3, 21-5 win over Prarthana Anand in the girls’ under-10 final.

Results (all finals): Boys: U-16: Siddharth S bt Daniel S Farid 21-7, 21-19.
Doubles: Kaustubh N/ Shubham B bt Shiv Nayak/ Ninian 21-7, 21-19.
U-14: Harshith Agarwal bt BR Sankeerth 13-21, 21-8, 21-9.
Doubles: BR Sankeerth/ Rakshak bt Vishal R Bhat/ Chirag 21-9, 21-10.
U-12: Syed Saad Ali bt Rohan Kamath 21-17, 21-13.
U-10: Amogh R Gupta bt Ayush 19-21, 21-14, 21-5.
Girls: U-16: Poorvisha R Ram bt Mira Mahadevan 21-11, 21-19.
U-14: Mira Mahadevan bt Syeda Saadath Arsheen 21-11, 21-19.
U-12: Mahima Agarwal bt Ashwini Bhat 21-13, 21-9.
U-10: Ashwini Bhat bt Prarthna Anand 21-3, 21-5.

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