Nagpur: City shuttler Devika Kawale will be representing Maharashtra state in the SGFI National Badminton (Under- 19) Championships to be held at Ahmednagar from January 3 to 8.
Devika, who trains under International Badminton player and coach Kiran V Makode, got selected by virtue of excellent performance in the state selection Trials held at Akola. MaharashtraTeam :- Sidhi Jadhav, Rudra Rane, Devika Kawale, Rewati Shrikhande, & Dritika Patel).
Prior to the tournament, a three day preparatory camp was held at Ahmednagar from December 31 to January 2. Devika is a XI standard student of LAD College Nagpur.