Shreyas Mehta beat Sharan Punjabi to enter quarter finals of NSCI Squash Tournament


Shreyas Mehta beat Sharan Punjabi to enter quarter finals of NSCI Squash Tournament

 

Mumbai 20th July 2014: Top seeder Shreyas Mehta (1) beat Sharan Punjabi(9/16) by 2-0 in the round 3 of the Boys U-11 category on day 2 of the annual NSCI Juniors & Doubles Open Squash Championship, held at the NSCI sports Complex, Worli.

 

In Boys U-11 category, NSCI club member and No.1 seed Shreyas Mehta convincingly thrashed Shreyas Rao Katkoor (17/32) in round 2 by 2-0 (11-1, 11-3) and Sharan Punjabi (9/16) in round 3 by 2-0 (11-7, 11-7) to enter the quarterfinals with confidence. Shreyas at such a young age is optimistic and ambitious about squash as a game and a career.

 

In the Boys U-13 category, Yohan Poncha (9/16) beat Aman Punjabi in round 2 and Arman Darukhanwala in round 3, proving to be a promising player of the tournament.

 

In another match, Girls U-15 Round 1, a promising young girl Aariya Patel beat Sukrita Panigrahi 2-0 (11-9, 11-2) to enter the next round.

 

Five times Indian National squash championship winner, Ritwik Bhattacharya was present at NSCI on day 2 giving tips to young talent and motivating them to give their best and achieve great success in this prestigious tournament.

 

RESULTS Day 2:

Boys U-11 Round 2:

Shreyas Mehta  bt Shreyas Rao Katkoor 2-0 (11-1, 11-3)

Sharan Punjabi bt Sunny Yadav 2-0 (11-5, 11-6)

Jay Vaknalli bt Orakash Ahuji 2-0 (11-2, 11-0)

 

Boys U-11 Round 3:

Shreyas Mehta  bt Sharan Punjabi 2-0 (11-7, 11-7)

 

Boys U-13 Round 2:

Deepak Mandal bt Rohan Padhye 2-0 (11-3, 11-3)

Yohan  Poncha  bt Aman Punjabi  2-0 (11-6, 11-6)

 

Boys U-13 Round 3:

Yohan  Poncha  bt Aman Darukhanwala  2-1 (11-8, 8-11, 11-8)

 

Boys U-15 Round 2:

Arman Jindal bt Vasu Kansqara 2-0 (11-8, 11-8)

Dev Vazirami bt Vedant Ambani 2-0 (11-4, 11-2)

 

Girls U-11 Round 1:

Archita Singh bt Skadha Dogra 2-1 (11-3, 11-8)

Tansika Jain bt Tanya Bafna 2-1 (11-4, 11-3)

 

Girls U-15 Round 1

Ira Gosavi bt Rani Gupta 2-0 (11-7, 11-0)

Aariya Patel bt Sukrita Panigrahi 2-0 (11-9, 11-2)

Aryan Parekh bt Shaan Dalal 2-0 (11-2, 11-7)

Ansh Punjabi bt Harjot Kalwani 2-0 (11-1, 11-3)

 

 

For further information, please contact

Pourushasp Mehta – 9820664262 – pourushasp@conceptpr.com

Santosh Barodia – 09820509642 – santosh@conceptpr.com

 

 

 

Rajendra Ganotra is the Editor of Spicy Stars Mumbai

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