LEGACY Under-17 & Under-19 years 5 STAR State Ranking Badminton Tournament 2013 is held at Bangalore from 18th to 21st of July, 2013. We bring you the latest updates in this tournament.
- Karnataka Badminton Association
Mahima Aggarwal bagged the honours in the finals of the State Ranking Badminton Tournament in Banglore by winning both the Under 19 and the Under 17 Girls Singles finals.
Sankreeth B.R. and Mithun Manjunath exchanged the winners position and second position and Boys Singles Under 19 and Boys Singles Under 17. While Sankreeth defeated Mithun in the Under 19 category finals, Mithun defeated Sankreeth in the Under 17 category finals.
Under 19 Finals
- Boys Singles: Top seeded Sankreeth B.R. defeated eight seeded Mithun Manjunath 21-16, 21-15 to win the Boys Singles finals.
- Girls Singles: Second seeded Mahima Aggarwal upset top seeded Mira Mahadevan 21-17, 21-17 to easily win the Girls Singles finals.
- Boys Doubles: Prakash Raj and Vaibhav defeated Ashish Surya and Mahesh Kumar D in a hard fought three setter 15-21, 24-22, 21-17 to win the Boys Doubles finals.
- Girls Doubles: Top seeded Arsheen Syeda Saadath and Parvathi S Krishna defeated second seeded Neha G and Prathiksha Prakash 21-11, 21-13 to lift the Girls Doubles crown.
Under 17 Finals
In all four Under 17 finals, the top seeded players lost the finals, what a strange coincidence!
- Boys Singles: Third seeded Mithun Manjunath upset top seeded Sankreeth B.R. 15-21, 21-18, 21-17.
- Girls Singles: Second seeded Mahima Aggarwal upset top seeded Archana Pai 21-18, 21-7 to easily win the Girls Singles finals.
- Boys Doubles: Mithun Manjunath and Raghu upset top seeded Akashraj Murthy and Siddharth E S in a tough three setter, 21-19, 16-21, 21-15.
- Girls Doubles: Second seeded Poojashree and Ranjitha Shoukhand defeated top seeded Archana Pai and Reena Tirumal 14-21, 21-18, 21-17.
Under 19 Boys Singles
- Top seeded Sankreeth B.R. defeated 10th seeded Kiran Kumar G 21-12, 21-14
- 8th seeded Mithun Manjunath defeated 7th seeded Harrshit Agarwaal 17-21, 21-17, 21-12
Under 19 Girls Singles
- Top seeded Mira Mahadevan defeated Archana Pai 21-17, 21-6.
- Second seeded Mahima Aggarwal defeated Mithula U K 21-11, 21-17 in the other semi final.
Under 19 Boys Doubles
- Fifth seeded Ashith Surya and Mahesh Kumar D defeated Madhusudhan M and Vasantha Kumar H R 21-19, 21-12
- Prakash Raj and Vaibhav upset second seeded Kiran Kumar G and Loksainath 18-21, 22-20, 21-15.
Under 19 Girls Doubles
- Top seeded Arsheen Syeda Saadath and Parvathi S Krishna defeated fourth seeded Poojashree and Ranjeetha Shoukhand 21-11, 21-17.
- Second seeded Neha G and Prathiksha Prakash defeated third seeded Harshala Dinakar and Navya Kadekar 16-21, 21-15, 21-19.
Under 17 Boys Singles
- Top seeded Sankreeth B.R. defeated 4th seeded Syed Saad Ali 21-13, 21-13.
- Third seeded Mithun Manjunath defeated qualifier Pradyumna Kulkarni 21-15, 21-8.
Under 17 Girls Singles
- Top seeded Archana Pai defeated Mithula U K easily 21-5, 21-8 in the first semi finals.
- Second seeded Mahima Aggarwal defeated Sarayu Vyakaranam 21-13, 21-13 in the other semi final.
Under 17 Boys Doubles
- Top seeded Akashraj Murthy and Siddharth E S defeated Nihal Kudligi and Vivian Sequeira 21-12, 21-12 in the first semi finals
- Third seeded Mithun Manjunath and Raghu M defeated Anish Upadhaya and Yash Lad 23-25, 21-15, 21-18 in the second semi finals.
Under 17 Girls Doubles
- Top seeded Archana Pai and Reena Thirumal defeated third seeded Harshala Dinakar and Navya Kadekar 21-15, 21-15 to reach the finals.
- Second seeded Poojashree and Ranjeetha Shoukhand defeated fourth seeded Neha N K and Savitha R N 21-18, 21-15 to reach the finals.
About the Tournament:
Name: LEGACY Under-17 & Under-19 years 5 STAR State Ranking Badminton Tournament 2013 conducted by Hollyhock Sports Management and co-sponsored by Li-Ning
Dates: 18th to 21st July, 2013
Venue: Karnataka Badminton Association Stadium Courts
Address: No 4, Jasma Bhavan Road, Miller Tank Bed area,
Contact Phone: 080-42788888 (The Hon. Secretary, Karnataka Badminton Association, No 4, Jasma Bhavan Road, Miller Tank Bed area, Bangalore-52) | 99805 58594 (Mr. B.R. Harish Kumar, Organizing Secretary)
Prizes: State Ranking
- Under 17: Boys Singles, Boys Doubles, Girls Singles, Girls Doubles
- Under 19: Boys Singles, Boys Doubles, Girls Singles, Girls Doubles
Entry Fees: Singles Rs.100 and Doubles Rs.200
Eligibility: Players registered with BAI through KBA and district badminton association
Under-17 – Born on or after 01/01/1997 | Under-19 – Born on or after 01/01/1995
Deadlines: 12th July 2013 by 05:00PM
Shuttles: Li-Ning shuttles
Courts: Details not available
Other information: None