Abhinav Garg scored a facile 15-12, 15-13 win over N. Bhuvan in the boys under-15 qualifying round match in the Mysuru State Ranking Badminton Championship 2018 conducted by Mysuru District Badminton Association (MDBA) under the aegis of KBA, for U-13, U-15, U-17 boys and girls at the GS Sports Complex, Vijayanagar and Aditya Sports Arena respectively yesterday.
The tournament was inaugurated by MLA Nagendra by tossing the shuttle and playing some rallies. MDBA President Arjun Ranga, Hon. Secretary S.G. Prabhu and other office-bearers were also present on the occasion. The qualifying round matches in the U-13, U-15, U-17 (boys & girls) were played on Sunday.
Boys (U-15) Qualifying: Abhinav Garg bt N. Bhuvan 15-12, 15-13, Raamiz Hussain Sheikh bt Mallikarjun 15-12, 15-11, Akash Prakash Savanur bt Ankith Machale 15-11, 15-11, Satvik Phadke bt Vedic Nagaphani 15-11, 15-9, K.K. Abhishek bt Ahaan Hegde 13-15, 15-12, 15-6, Gautham Suresh bt Avinash betal Bhat 15-11, 15-9, Ankith Deshmukh bt Arman Salih 15-13, 14-15, 15-10, Avi Basak bt Siddarth Ravishankar 15-12, 13-15, 15-10, Abhay S. Kulkarni bt Milan Jhadav 15-4, 15-8,
Akshith Anoop bt Kumar N.P. Preetham 15-12, 15-14, K.L. Prateek bt Adhit Shetty 15-10, 15-13, Akhil V. Hegde bt Viswak G. Gautham 15-9, 15-10.
Girls U-15 (Qualifying): P. Sheh bt B.G. Tanisha 15-2, 15-4, Shambhavi S. Vijay bt Nisarga S. Gowda 15-7, 15-3, Thanushree Anand bt M.P. Rathie 15-2, 15-2, Neha Kunnath bt P.B. Purvi 15-6, 15-7, Mahika Joshi bt S. Diya 15-11, 15-14, G. Aishwarya bt Bhumika R. Kiran 15-14, 15-12, Shreya Kumaraswamy bt Isha Carmel Gerald 15-12, 15-11, Swarna Rajashekar bt G. Chaitra 15-14, 15-12, Jade Anil bt M. Nishi 15-13, 15-7.