The GSM girls Palak, Bhaavitha earn titles; Shirya, Jatin, Jashan also triumph
HYDERABAD: Over the years, Gujarati Seva Mandal (GSM) has been producing champion rowers, especially in the age group category. On Sunday, two of the coaches of coach M Venugopal won titles in the 33rd Annual Ranking of Telangana of the State of São Paulo and Interscholastic. Tennis table Tournament in the secondary school of San Pablo, here.
In a completely GSM final, Palak G did not accept any challenge when the promising player achieved an easy 4-1 victory over Ananya D to win the Sub-Junior title. Palak, however, could not turn it into a double. His training partner N Bhaavitha proved to be far superior on the day, as he won 4-1 to take the crown in the Juniors category.
Shriya of AWA managed to overcome Pragyansha Patra in the final of Cadet. In what turned out to be a tough battle, Shirya won 4-3. She lost the first two games, but won the third. However, Pragyansha took the next to go 3-1 up. It was then that Shriya changed gears and won the next three games and the match.
In the Men's Cadet final, Jatin Dev of St Paul's High School was unstoppable when he beat Tharun Mukesh of RTTA 4-0.
In the Junior category, Jashan Sai of MLR defeated Trishul Mehra of LBS 4-1 to win the final.
Results: Women: Cadet (final): Shriya (AWA) bt Pragyansha Patra (VPG) 4-3 (7-11,12-14,11-9,6-11,11-7,11-9,12-10 ).
Sub-Jr (end): Palak G (GSM) bt Ananya D (GSM) 4-1 (9-11,11-6,11-7,11-9,14-12). SF: Ananya D bt HS.Nikitha (VPG) 4-1 (12-10,11-8,11-9,5-11,11-8); Palak G bt Afifa Fathima (Don Bosco) 4-0 (11-7,11-3,11-7,11-7).
Junior (final): N Bhaavitha (GSM) bt Palak G (GSM) 4-1 (9-11,11-6,11-9,11-5,11-9). SF: Palak G bt K Ikshitha (AWA) 4-0 (11-7,11-5,11-5,11-7); N Bhaavitha bt Vidhi Jain (GSM) 4-0 (11-9,11-8,11-9,11-7).
Youth (SF): G Pranitha (HVS) bt Vidhi Jain (GSM) 4-0 (11-2,11-4,11-6,11-6); Varuni Jaiswal (GSM) bt B Raaga Niveditha (GTTA) 4-2 (11-5,11-13,11-8,7-11,11-3,11-7). QFs: Vidhi Jain bt J Vinichitra (GSM) 4-1 (11-7,11-7,6-11,11-9,11-8); Varuni Jaiswal bt Laasya (AWA) 4-1 (11-5,13-11,11-6,13-15,11-9); G Pranitha bt N Bhaavitha (GSM) 4-2 (7-11,11-9,11-3,8-11,11-8,11-4).
Women (QF): M Monica (GSM) bt J Vinichitra (GSM) 4-0 (11-5,11-6,11-8,11-7); G Pranitha (HVS) bt Laasya (AWA) 4-1 (8-11,11-5,11-8,12-10,11-3); Varuni Jaiswal (GSM) bt Srishti Gupta 4-1 (8-11,11-3,11-6,11-5,11-5); Nikhat Banu (RBI) bt B Raaga Niveditha (GTTA) 4-2 (11-6,11-13,11-8,11-7,10-12,11-6). PQF: Nikhat Banu bt and Nikitha (Ymcaxtta) 4-0 (11-2,11-9,11-4,11-9); M Monica bt Diya Vora (HVS) 4-0 (11-5,11-3,11-8,11-6); G Pranitha bt Keerthana 4-0 (11-5,11-7,11-9,17,15); Laasya bt K Ikshitha (AWA) 4-0 (11-8,14-12,11-5,11-5); Varuni Jaiswal bt Hanifa Khatoon (VPG) 4-0 (11-4,11-6,11-7,11-4); Nikhat Banu bt & Nikhitha (Ymcaxtta) 4-0 (11-2,11-9,11-4,11-9); Srishti Gupta bt Sasya (AWA) 4-0 (12-10,11-7,11-6,11-9).
Boys: Cadet (final): Jatin Dev (SPHS) bt Tharun Mukesh (RTTA) 4-0 (13-11,11-6,11-8,11-5). SFS: Jatin Dev bt Dhruv Sagar (GSM) 3-0 (11-9,11-7,12-10); Tharun Mukesh (RTTA) bt Rishab Singh (YMCAXTTA) 3-2 (9-11,13-11,11-7,11-13,11-8).
Sub-Jr (final): Jashan Sai (MLR) bt Trishul Mehra (LBS) 4-1 (11-5,12-10,9-11,11-5,11-9) SF: Trishul Mehra bt Krish Singhvi ( MLR) 4-1 (11-9,6-11,11-7,11-7,11-7); Jashan Sai (MLR) bt Ayush Daga (AWA) 4-0 (11-7,11-8,11-7,11-5).
Junior (SF): Kesavan Kannan (MLR) bt Jashan Sai (MLR) 4-2 (10-12,11-7,11-8,5-11,11-7,11-6); B Varun Shanker (GTTA) bt Pranav Nallari (AWA) 4-1 (15-13,11-9,11-4,8-11,11-9). QFs: Kesavan Kannan bt A Vishal (GSM) 4-2 (5-11,10-12,11-4,11-6,11-9,11-5); Jashan Sai (MLR) bt Sainath Reddy (MLR) 4-2 (10-12,13-11,10-12,11-9,11-7,11-7); Varun Shanker (GTTA) bt Jatin Dev (SPHS) 4-0 (11-6,11-4,11-9,11-6); Pranav Nallari (AWA) bt SSK Karthik (AWA) 4-2 (11-6,4-11,8-11,12-10,11-9,11-8).
Youth (QF): SFR Snehit (GTTA) bt Govind Shah (MLR) 4-0 (11-5,11-6,11-7,11-7); Arvind (AWA) bt Sainath Reddy (MLR) 4-3 (8-11,7-11,11-7,11-5,9-11,11-4,11-9); Mohd Ali (LBS) bt B Varun Shanker (GTTA) 4-0 (11-5,11-4,11-4,11-9).
Men (QF): SFR Snehit (GTTA) bt V Chandrachud (MLR) 4-3 (11-9,11-5,11-7,8-11,8-11,11-13,11-8); Aman Balgu (CRSCB) bt Arvind (AWA) 4-0 (11-3,11-7,11-9,11-6); Amaan Ur Rahman (AVSC) bt B Varun Shanker (GTTA) 4-1 (11-9,11-6,5-11,11-6,11-6); Mohd Ali (LBS) bt Saroj Siril (AWA) 4-1 (6-11,12-10,11-6,11-8,12-10). PQF: SFR Snehit bt Sai Tejesh (AWA) 4-0 (11-6,11-5,11-7,11-13,11-8); V Chandrachud bt Sainath Reddy (MLR) 4-3 (11-5,9-11,11-9,10-12,11-5,6-11,11-1); Arvind bt Sashwat Samal (AGS) 4-0 (11-6,11-3,11-6,11-7); B Varun Shanker bt Ali Mohd 4-0 (11-5,11-8,11-7,11-2); Amaan Ur Rahman bt Somnath Ghosh (SCR) 4-3 (8-11,7-11,11-3,11-8,14-12,8-11,11-8); Aman Balgu (CRSCB) bt A Vishal (GSM) 4-0 (11-9,11-5,11-7,11-7); Saroj Siril bt Trishul Mehra (LBS) 4-0 (11-5,11-3,11-6,11-7); Mohd Ali bt Zubair Farooui (LBS) 4-2 (11-6,11-5,9-11,7-11-11,11-4,11-6).