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  • Tarun And Sneha Lift Under-17 Trophies In Pnb Metlife Junior Badminton Championship Season 3 Delhi

    New Delhi : PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship Season 3 Delhi concluded today at Thyagaraj Stadium, New Delhi with adrenaline-pumping performances from young talented shuttlers. In the Boys Singles U-17 category, 2nd seed Tarun Gakhad defeated the last year under-15 national winner and top seed Dhruv Rawat from Uttarakhand in straight sets 21-13, 21-19.

    Hemant Khera Chief Distrib 285x300 Tarun And Sneha Lift Under 17 Trophies In Pnb Metlife Junior Badminton Championship Season 3 Delhi In Girls Singles U-17 category, last year under-13 national winner and unseeded Sneha Rajwar from Uttarakhand came back after losing the first set and overpowered 4th seed Khushi Gupta from Delhi with scores 18-21, 21-8, 21-14. Sneha Rajwar bowed out of the Girls Under-15 category, despite being the top seed, after losing to Khushi Thakkar from Delhi with scores 21-16, 21-19.

    Last year’s Under-9 national champion Neer Nehwal from Delhi displayed top skills and emerged victorious in the Boys Under-11 category by defeating Devang Tomar from Uttar Pradesh in straight sets 21-7, 21-15. Unseeded Dev Maheshwari displayed brilliant stamina and composure and lifted the Boys Under-13 trophy by defeating 2nd seed Manraj Singh in semi-finals and top seed Chirag Khatri from Delhi in the finals.

    Gracing the closing ceremony, Mr. Hemant Khera, Chief Distribution Officer – Employee Benefits, awarded and motivated the winners. The tournament was being organized by Sara Foundation (an organisation for the promotion of sports).

    The action will continue as PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship Season 3 starts in Chandigarh from April 10, 2017.

    Details with scores are as follows:

    Boys Singles Under-9

    Semi-Finals

    Manjeet Chaudhary, Delhi, def. Arjun, Haryana, 21-9 21-10.

    Aksh Singh, U.P., def. Ayush Kumar (Gyan Chandra), 21-16 19-21 21-11.

     

    Final

    Aksh Singh, U.P., def. Manjeet Chaudhary, Delhi, 21-5 14-21 21-19.

     

    Girls Singles Under-9

    Semi-Finals

    B.R Madhumita Ramamoorthy, Haryana, def. Ashe Singh, U.P., 25-23 21-17.

    Shruti Chouhan, U.P., def. Ananya Bhardwaj, Haryana, 21-7 21-9.

     

    Final

    Shruti Chouhan, U.P., def. B.R Madhumita Ramamoorthy, Haryana, 21-8 21-13.

     

    Boys Singles Under-11

    Semi-Finals

    Neer Nehwal, Delhi, def. Chirag Choudhary, Uttarakhand, 21-19 21-9.

    Devang Tomar, U.P., def. Vansh Dev, Delhi, 21-16 21-11.

     

    Final

    Neer Nehwal, Delhi, def. Devang Tomar, U.P., 21-7 21-15.

     

    Girls Singles Under-11

    Semi-Finals

    Unnati Hooda, Haryana, def. Anmol Kharb, Haryana, 23-21 19-21 15-10.

    Anwesha Gowda, Delhi, def. Vanshika Thakur, Delhi, 21-16 21-7.

     

    Final

    Unnati Hooda, Haryana, def. Anwesha Gowda, Delhi, 21-10 21-17.

     

    Boys Singles Under-13

    Quarter-Finals

    Chirag Khatri (1), Delhi, def. Manish Phogat, Delhi, 15-9 15-6.

    Telaprolu Teja Venkatesh (4), Delhi, def. Aaryan Sapiah, Delhi, 15-10 15-7.

    Dev Maheshwari, Delhi, def. Neer Nehwal (5), Delhi, 13-15 15-9 15-13.

    Manraj Singh (2), Delhi, def. Khooshee Kumar Pankaj, Delhi, 15-12 15-10.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Chirag Khatri (1), Delhi, def. Telaprolu Teja Venkatesh (4), Delhi, 21-10 17-21 21-8.

    Dev Maheshwari, Delhi, def. Manraj Singh (2), Delhi, 21-11 21-23 21-15.

     

    Final

    Dev Maheshwari, Delhi, def. Chirag Khatri (1), Delhi, 15-21 21-12 21-14.

     

    Girls Singles Under-13

    Quarter-Finals

    Stuti Agrawal, Delhi, def. Jiya Rawat, Haryana, 15-11 15-14.

    Muskaan Sangwan, Delhi, def. Isobel Kuriyan, Delhi, 15-13 15-6.

    Khushboo Sao, Delhi, def. Unnati Hooda, Haryana, 15-13 15-11.

    Sakshi Phogat, Rajasthan, def. Muskan Chahal, 15-9 15-7.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Muskaan Sangwan, Delhi, def. Stuti Agrawal, Delhi, 21-10 22-20.

    Sakshi Phogat, Rajasthan, def. Khushboo Sao, Delhi, 21-10 21-8.

     

    Final

    Sakshi Phogat, Rajasthan, def. Muskaan Sangwan, Delhi, 21-14 21-13.

     

    Boys Singles Under-15

    Quarter-Finals

    Shubham Patel (1), Rajasthan, def. Advit Bhargava (6), Delhi, 15-8 13-15 15-9.

    Nandis Poddar, def. Raghvender Partap Singh, Delhi, 15-13 15-10.

    Akash, Delhi, def. Hariom, Delhi, 15-10 15-8.

    Raman Kumar, Haryana, def. Bharat Raghav, Haryana, 15-13 15-12.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Shubham Patel (1), Rajasthan, def. Nandis Poddar, 21-8 21-11.

    Raman Kumar, Haryana, def. Akash, Delhi, 21-11 21-15.

     

    Final

    Shubham Patel (1), Rajasthan, def. Raman Kumar, Haryana, 18-21 21-8 21-10.

     

    Girls Singles Under-15

    Quarter-Finals

    Sneha Rajwar (1), Uttarakhand, def. Sakshi Phogat, Rajasthan, 15-5 15-6.

    Khushi Thakkar, Delhi, def. Anna Phogat, Delhi, 15-4 15-4.

    Anupama Upadhyaya (5), Uttarakhand, def. Aradhyaa Kushwaha (3), 12-15 15-14 15-11.

    Aashi Rawat (2), def. Hazel Sehrawat, Delhi, 15-8 15-14.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Khushi Thakkar, Delhi, def. Sneha Rajwar (1), Uttarakhand, 21-16 21-19.

    Aashi Rawat (2), def. Anupama Upadhyaya (5), Uttarakhand, 21-15 21-12.

     

    Final

    Khushi Thakkar, Delhi, def. Aashi Rawat (2), 21-19 17-21 21-15.

     

    Boys Singles Under-17

     

    Quarter-Finals

    Dhruv Rawat (1), Uttarakhand, def. Bharat Raghav, Haryana, 15-7 15-7.

    Himanshu Dabas (4), Delhi, def. Saharsh Mohan (7), U.P., 11-15 15-8 15-13.

    Pushaan Leo Paul (6), def. Arjun Rehani (3), Delhi, 15-13 15-11.

    Tarun Gakhad (2), def. Manish Singh, Delhi, 11-15 15-6 15-10.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Dhruv Rawat (1), Uttarakhand, def. Himanshu Dabas (4), Delhi, 21-8 21-16.

    Tarun Gakhad (2), def. Pushaan Leo Paul (6), 21-14 23-25 21-12.

     

    Final

    Tarun Gakhad (2), def. Dhruv Rawat (1), Uttarakhand, 21-13 21-19.

     

    Girls Singles Under-17

    Quarter-Finals

    Likhita Srivastava, Delhi, def. Aashi Rawat (1), 15-10 15-12.

    Sneha Rajwar, Uttarakhand, def. Kavya Gupta (Anurag Gupta) (3), Delhi, 15-12 15-14.

    Khushi Gupta (4), Delhi, def. Muskan Joon, Delhi, 15-7 15-6.

    Anupama Upadhyaya, Uttarakhand, def. Adya Parashar (2), Delhi, 15-2 14-15 15-9.

     

    Semi-Finals

    Sneha Rajwar, Uttarakhand, def. Likhita Srivastava, Delhi, 21-15 21-16.

    Khushi Gupta (4), Delhi, def. Anupama Upadhyaya, Uttarakhand, 21-18 21-17.

     

    Final

    Sneha Rajwar, Uttarakhand, def. Khushi Gupta (4), Delhi, 18-21 21-8 21-14.

     

     

    Match Schedule:

     

    City

    Date

    New Delhi

    April 3-7, 2017

    Chandigarh

    April 10-13, 2017

    Indore

    April 17-20, 2017

    Mumbai

    April 24-28, 2017

    Bangalore

    May 3-6, 2017

    Hyderabad

    May 10-13, 2017

    Guwahati

    May 22-25, 2017

    Lucknow

    May 30-June 1, 2017

    Grand Finale – New Delhi

    June/July 2017