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Sanjay clinches badminton titles

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Mon, 20 Nov 2017

Sanjay Jaimy won the under-17 boys’ singles and doubles titles at the Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam (BKS) Junion Open Badminton Tournament.

More than 150 players, mostly from Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, took part in the three-day event, held at the Samajam hall.

Bahrain Badminton and Squash Federation (BBSF) secretary general Hisham Al Abbasi was the chief guest at the prize distribution ceremony. Present were BKS president P V Radhakrishna Pillai, secretary N K Veeramani, vice-president Ashley Raju George, indoor games secretary Naushad C and Indian Club secretary Ricson A Rebello.

Sanjay, who was the CBSE U19 singles champion in the national tournament held in India last month, was honoured during the function.

The tournament was co-sponsored by EPHPHTHA Trading and Construction and BKS Badminton Academy.

Results (all finals):


Singles U9: Pranav Nair, BRN, bt Aakash Sakthivel, BRN, 21-6 21-14

Doubles U9: Heavendrine Shanto and Pranav Nair, BRN, bt Heavendrick Shanto and Pranav Ajesh, BRN, 21-6 21-12

Singles U11: Alaine kidangan Bijosh, IND, bt Ajay Jaimy, BRN, 21-18 22-20

Doubles U11: Ajay Jaimy, BRN, and Alaine kidangan Bijosh, IND, bt Barani Balaji and Parinesh Ganesh, BRN, 21-15 21-18

Singles U13: Rohit Karri, BRN, bt Ajay Adhik, BRN, 21-11 21-10

Doubles U13: Ajay Adhik and Ajay Jaimy, BRN, bt Rohit Karri and Vigneswar Anil, BRN, 11-21 21-14 21-16

Singles U15: Mathew K Cherian, BRN, bt Aditya Sreekumar, BRN, 21-15 18-21 21-17

Doubles U15: Vimalkumar Pullanhi and Aditya Sreekumar, BRN, bt Gokul Raj Eroth and Pritish Raj, BRN, 21-11 21-12

Singles U17: Sanjay Jaimy, BRN, bt Nithin Nahaz, BRN, w.o.

Doubles U17: Hemand Hary and Sanjay Jaimy, BRN, bt Dale Andrei Javier Bodota and Mathew K Cherian, BRN, 21-15 21-15


Singles U9: Ayushi Sisel, BRN, bt Hima Hary, BRN, 21-18 21-18

Singles U11: Fariha Shariff, KSA, bt Heavendriya Shanto, BRN, 21-6 21-6

Doubles U11: Ayushi Sisel and Hima Hary, BRN, bt Heavendriya Shanto and Lizbeth Binu, BRN, 21-13 21-18

Singles U13: Fariha Shariff, KSA, bt Thanvi Jeyashankar, BRN, 21-13 21-14

Doubles U13: Maheen Asim and Khushi Shivakumar Gouda, KSA, bt Sruthi Bathini and Thanvi Jeyashankar, BRN, 16-21 21-7 21-10

Singles U15: Leanne Suneeth, BRN, bt Amy Suneeth, BRN, 21-11 21-16

Doubles U15: Amy Suneeth and Leanne Suneeth, BRN, bt Parvathy Jaykumar and Rania Naushad, BRN, 21-12 8-21 21-19

Mixed doubles (U15): Mathew K Cherian/Varsha Suresh, BRN, bt Leanne Suneeth/Vimalkumar Pullanhi, BRN, 17-21 21-19 24-22