Top seed Shruti Chokhandre won women singles title Baidyanath Nagpur District Badminton Championship organised by Nagpur District Badminton Association at Subhehar Hall, here on Monday.
In the final Shruti defeated Aditi Tadas 21-17, 8-21, 21-10. Top seed Krisha Soni outclassed second seed Nishika Gokhe 21-12, 21-13 to pocket the U-13 girls singles title.
Similarly in the U-13 boys singles category, top seed Aaditya Gadge won the title. However, he had to dig deep to edge past unseeded Ameya Naktode in three thrilling games.
In men’s singles semi-final, Samarjit Panday caused knocked out top seed Gandhar Nawale 22-20, 21-19. He will meet Nabeel Ahmed in Tuesday’s final.
Top seed Devesh Jena, third seed Sanvik Chaudhari, fourth seed Lokesh Gajwani and Shreesh Kashyap reached the U-17 boys singles semis. The U-15 boys singles final will be played between Devesh and Sanvik.
Women’s singles (final): 1-Shruti Chokhandre bt Aditi Tadas 21-17, 8-21, 21-10.
U-13 girls singles (SF): 1-Krisha Soni bt Anvi Raut 21-11, 21-17; 2-Nishika Gokhe bt 4-Vidushi Tayal 21-9, 21-7.
1-Krisha Soni bt 2-Nishika Gokhe 21-12, 21-13. U-13 boys singles (SF): 1-Aaditya Gadge bt 3-Varun Kolte 21-14, 18-21, 21-15; Ameya Naktode bt 2-Jeeva Pillai 21-12, 10-21, 21-14.
Final: 1-Aaditya Gadge bt Ameya Naktode 21-6, 17-21, 21-19. Men’s singles (SF): Samarjit Panday bt 1-Gandhar Nawale 22-20, 21-19; 2-Nabeel Ahmed bt Hriday Deshmukh 18-21, 21-18, 21-12. U-19 girls singles (QF): 1-Shruti Chokhandre bt Sophia Simon 21-18, 16-21, 21-18; Nikkita Joseph bt Bhargavi Rambhad 21-14, 21-14; Vidhi Athilkar bt Shreya Nandanwar 22-20, 21-16; Aditi Tadas bt Aishwarya Pimpalapure 21-15, 21-14.
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