Jain Varsity dominate

Jain Varsity dominate

Hosts Jain University dominated the proceedings on th penultimate day of the 17th All-India inter-collegiate sports fest, VIE, winning as many as five titles here on Tuesday


In the men’s section, the hosts outsmarted Christ University to win the tennis crown 2-0. There was no stopping Sagar Manjanna and Siddharth Gowda as the two Jain students got past their opponents to win the title.

Sagar got the better of Ishan Kakkar 8-2, while Siddharth held his ground to get the better of Aamir in a tie-breaker 8-7 (4). Meanwhile in the women’s section.

Results (All finals): Men: Tennis: Jain University: 2 bt Christ University: 0.

Table Tennis: SSN Colege, Chennai, 1; DG Vaishnav, Chennai, 2; RNSIT, Bengaluru, 3; SJCC, Bengaluru, 4.

Hockey: Surana College: 3 (Monappa PJ 15th, 23rd, Thimmaiah 39th) bt St Joseph’s Arts and Science College: 1 (Carriappa 3rd)

Badminton: Jain University ‘A’: 2 bt Jain University ‘B’: 0.

Women: Tennis: Jain University: 2 bt Reva College: 0.

Table Tennis: Jain University, Bengaluru, 1; St Francis, Hyderabad, 2; Christ University, 3; Alliance University, Bengaluru, 4.

Badminton: Jain University: 2 bt Christ University: 1; Jain University: 2 bt SJCC: 0; Surana College: 3 bt Christ University: 0; Surana College: 2 bt SJCC: 1.

Final standings: Jain University, 1; Surana College, 2; SJCC College, 3.