Many badminton players from India are participating in the Deaflympics currently being held at Sofia, Bulgaria. We are happy to bring you the latest news about the Indian players from Sofia.
Mens Singles – Group Matches – Round Robin
Rohit Bhaker (Third Seed)
- Rohit Bhaker defeated Serhii Dashchenko of Ukraine 21-17, 21-6.
- Rohit Bhaker lost to Yibo Ding of China 15-21, 18-21.
Jehan Jamshed Daboo
- Jehan Jamshed Daboo lost to Zhengchun Zha of China 7-21, 8-21
- Jehan Jamshed Daboo defeated Mirsolav Lipovsky of Slovakia 21-13, 21-5
- Jehan Jamshed Daboo defeated Baris Ural of Turkey 15-21, 21-17, 21-19
- Gaurav Ahluwalia defeated Nicola Tyankov of Bulgaria 21-11, 22-20
- Gaurav Ahluwalia defeated Petro Takalov of Ukraine 21-9, 20-22, 23-21
- Gaurav Ahluwalia defeated Shane Keogh of Ireland 21-7, 21-9
Womens Singles – Group Matches – Round Robin
- Gauravi Wamburkar lost to Alena Soboleva of Russia 9-21, 13-21
- Gauravi Wamburkar defeated Gamzy Aydin of Turkey 21-9, 21-11.
- Neethu Vijayakumari lost to second seeded Jung-Yu Fan of Taipei 6-21, 12-21
- Neethu Vijayakumari defeated Gordana Stamatoska of Macedonia 21-6, 21-3.
Mens Doubles – Elimination
- Gaurav Ahluwalia and Rohit Bhaker lost to Valerie Antonov and Shokhzod Gulomzoda of Russia 21-17, 21-16.
Mixed Doubles – Elimination
- Gaurav Ahluwalia and Gauravi Wamburkar lost to Muhammad Erwinsyah and Neneng Lestari of Indonesia 21-19, 12-21, 14-21.