POSTED DAE : April 27, 2015
CHENNAI: Current national junior champion and top seeded Kush Kumar had a comfortable time in the Boys U-19 section and capped his good show with a 11-1, 11-7, 11-7 win over second seed Vijayakumar in the final of the Bhavans Rush Hastimal junior squash tournament held here.
All the leading junior players in the state and a sprinkling from other parts of the country took part in this tournament. Several of them were also trainees of the Indian Squash Academy. The tournament was sponsored by Arihant, School Skies, Kun Hyundai and Technifibre.
Other results: all final:
Boys: U-11: Anish Tripathi (TN) bt Paarth Ambani (Mah) 11-6 9-11 11-9 11-6; (U-13): Navaneeth Prabhu S (TN) bt Shreemann Raghavan (TN) 11-6 11-3 11-7; (U-15): Rahul Baitha (Mah) bt Tejas Chawla (Del) 11-6 11-5 11-4 ; (U-17): Adhitya Raghavan (TN) bt Vikas Mehra (TN) 11-8 11-7 11-4.
Girls: U-11: Pooja Arthi R (TN) bt Gitanjali Vasudevan (TN) 5-11 11-8 11-2 11-6; (U-13): Krithica J S (TN) bt Amira Singh (Del)11-6 12-10 11-6; (U-15): Samita Sivakumar (TN) bt Jannia Singh (Chand) 11-3 11-4 11-2; (U-17): Sunayna Kuruvilla (TN) bt Ashita Pranaya Bhengra (TN) 11-4 11-8 3-11 13-11.