PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship (JBC) - Season 5 in Bengaluru concluded on a high note

PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship (JBC) - Season 5 in Bengaluru concluded on a high note

Bengaluru, August 11, 2019: The Bengaluru leg of the PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship (JBC) - 5 concluded today at Karnataka Badminton Association, Millers Tank Bund Rd, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru, bringing out top shuttlers from the state. Talented shuttlers from across the city impressed the audience with their performance on the final day of the PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship.

In the Boys Singles U-17 category, Ayush Shetty from I Sports defeated Devdutt S Hangal from I Sports from with score 15-9, 15-8. In the Girls Singles U-17 category, S Karnika Sree from Bishop Cottons Girls School defeated T Hothri Sri from Sri Kakathiya English Medium School with score 15-4, 15-3.

Final match details with scores are as follows:

  • Under 9 Boys    : Sai Pushkar (Hillrock National Public School) bt Devansh Chowdhury (St Peters School) 15-1, 15-3
  • Under 9 Girls    : Shaina M (White Peacock) bt Shraddha Krishna (Level Up) 15-13, 15-13 
  • Under 11 Boys    : Prateek Koundilya (KV DRDO) bt Aarav Basak (I Sports) 15-9, 15-14 
  • Under 11 Girls    : N.B.Adarshini Shri (JKA Badminton Academy) bt Siyona Sharma Kolla (Greenwood High School) 15-10, 15-8
  • Under 13 Boys    : Prateek Koundilya (KV DRDO) bt Surangi Vignesh (Valmiki EM School) 15-8, 13-15, 15-8
  • Under 13 Girls    : Anushka Barai (Podar International) bt Mounitha A.S. (I Sports) 15-10, 15-6
  • Under 15 Boys    : Ayush Shetty (I Sports) bt Aruj Maheshwari (KBA Academy) 15-11, 15-9
  • Under 15 Girls    : Sneha S (Vison Badminton Academy) bt S Karnika Sree (Bishop Cottons Girls School) 15-7, 10-15, 15-14
  • Under 17 Boys    : Ayush Shetty (I Sports) bt Devdutt S Hangal (I Sports) 15-9, 15-8
  • Under 17 Girls    : S Karnika Sree (Bishop Cottons Girls School) bt T Hothri Sri (Sri Kakathiya English Medium School) 15-4, 15-3

The complete tournament schedule:

Sr No Cities Event Dates
1 Chandigarh July 9 - 12, 2019
2 Mumbai July 21 - 25, 2019
3 Pune July 27 - 31, 2019
4 Kochi Aug 2 - 5, 2019
5 Bengaluru Aug 7 - 11, 2019
6 Guwahati Aug 10 - 13, 2019
7 Ahmedabad Aug 19 - 22, 2019
8 Hyderabad Aug 24 - 28, 2019
9 Lucknow Aug 30 - Sept 1, 2019
10 Delhi Sept 3 - 7, 2019
11 Grand Finale - Delhi Sept 9 - 10, 2019

For more information and registration, one can visit http://www.pnbmetlifejbc.com

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