Daily Archives: November 24, 2015

Rohan Into Second Round, Malvika loses In Korea Open Badminton 2015


NAGPUR: Rohan Gurbani started his international career in style in the Yonex Korea Junior Open Badminton Championships which got underway at Gwangju Metropolitan City in Korea on Monday.

Rohan Gurbani.(Image Courtesy: http://www.badmintoninindia.com).

Rohan Gurbani.
(Image Courtesy: http://www.badmintoninindia.com).

Thirteen-year-old Rohan came over Kim Dae Hwan of Korea 21-8, 21-9 in 20 minutes in the U-15 boys singles first round. State champion Rohan, a student of Centre Point School, Katol Road, will take on another Korean player Oh Sung Won in the second round on Tuesday.

Malvika Bansod went down fighting in the U-15 girls singles first round. Malvika fought hard but could not defeat Yoon Da Hyeon and lost the match 21-15, 22-24, 21-16 in 50 minutes.