Published On : Sun, Jun 23rd, 2013
Sports News | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

Karan, Himanshi shine in Advani badminton tourney

Nagpur News : Karan Advani and Himanshi Israni excelled in the first Nandlal Advani memorial badminton tournament, organized by Little Champs Sports Academy, at Dayanand Badminton Hall, Jaripatka here recently.

Divit Wadhwani defeated Shlok Anand 21-17, 21-16 to win the U-10 boys singles title.

In the U-13 boys singles, Karan Advani outclassed Adarsh 21-11, 21-9, while in the girls section, Himanshi Israni quelled the spirited challenge from Roshita 21-15, 19-21, 21-9 to emerge champion.

Himanshi then paired up with Lasim to claim the U-13 girls doubles crown. Poonit and Harsh downed Naveen and Amiraj to pocket U-15 boys doubles title.

In the mixed doubles, Ram Mirani and Sonam thumped Nitesh and Ekta to clinch title.

Earlier, the three-day tourney was inaugurated by MLA Nitin Raut and former president of NDBA Balbir Singh Renu. The prizes were distributed by Suresh Jagyasi and Ghanshyam Kukreja.