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

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

Delhi, September 7, 2019: The Delhi leg of the PNB MetLife Junior Badminton Championship (JBC) – 5 concluded today at Indraprastha Estate, Grand Trunk Rd, IG Indoor Stadium, Near, Raj Ghat, New Delhi, Delhi 110002, bringing out top shuttlers from the city.

The winners were felicitated by Dinesh Khanna, Arjuna Awardee, Commonwealth bronze medallist & former international badminton player; Ajay Kanwar, Delhi team coach of PBL & former international badminton player; and Chanika Sikka, Business Development, Sunrise Yonex India.

In the Boys Singles U-17 category, Harsh Anand Deshwal from Navyug Badminton Academy defeated Saanidhya Sharma from DAV Public School with score 15-12 15-8. In the Girls Singles U-17 category, Riddhima Raturi  from Delhi Public School, Sector 19, Faridabad defeated Ayushi Dodhwal from Shining Star with score 15-12 8-15 15-12. 

Details with scores are as follows:

Boys Singles Under-9

Semi-Finals

Veer Chinmay def. Krishna Nimmagadda (15-6; 15-12)

Saahil Sahoo def. S Sukant (15-11; 15-10)

Final

Saahil Sahoo def. Veer (11-15; 15-11; 15-14)

Girls Singles Under-9

Semi-Finals

Agrima Singh def. Gauri Kalla (15-9; 15-6)

Maanyata Wadhwa def. PM Meeru (15-4; 15-3)

Final

Agrima Singh def. Maanyata Wadhwa (15-3; 15-11)

Boys Singles Under-11

Semi-Finals

Rohit Sharma def. Devvarat Goswami 15-11 13-15 15-6

Aksh Singh def. Rutva Sajwan 15-9 15-7

Final

Aksh Singh  def. Rohit Sharma (15-4; 12-15; 15-13)

Girls Singles Under-11

Semi-Finals

Subanghi Ishita def. Negi (15-14 15-11)

Advika Verma def. Shreya Tripathi (14-15; 15-14; 15-11)

Final

Subanghi  def. Advika Verma (15-6; 15-12)

Boys Singles Under-13

Semi-Finals

Aum Karan Sharma def. Garv Sahni (15-10; 15-5)

Devang Tomar def.  Vansh Pratap Singh Karki (15-12; 15-7)

Final

Aum Karan Sharma def. Devang Tomar (15-9; 15-9)

Girls Singles Under-13

Semi-Finals

Anushka Juyal def. Medhavi Nagar (15-9; 15-6)

Zainab Saeed def. Saniya (15-13; 15-4)

Final

Anushka Juyal def. Zainab Saeed (15-11; 15-9)

Boys Singles Under-15

Semi-Finals

Tanishq Parashar def. Bhuvan Singh (15-14; 8-15; 15-4)

Aum Karan Sharma def. Shourya Katoch (15-7; 15-11)

Final

Tanishq Parashar def. AumKaran Sharma (15-11; 15-12)

Girls Singles Under-15

Semi-Finals

Riddhima Raturi def. Drishti Waldia (15-11; 15-6) 

Anushka Juyal  def. Vanshuka Thakur (15-9; 15-7)

Final

Riddhima Raturi  def. Anushka Juyal (15-10; 9-15; 15-10)

Boys Singles Under-17

Semi-Finals

Saanidhya Sharma def. Ujjwal Dahiya (15-9; 15-12)

Harsh Anand def. Deshwal Aakash (15-3; 15-12)

Final

Harsh Anand def. Deshwal Saanidhya Sharma (15-12; 15-8)

Girls Singles Under-17

Semi-Finals

Riddhima Raturi def. Sana Verma (15-8; 15-5)

Ayushi Dodhwal def. Sneha Pandey (15-9; 15-7)

Final

Riddhima Raturi  def. Ayushi Dodhwal (15-12; 8-15; 15-12)

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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