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Nagpur Universtiy Qualifies For The All India Meet

Nagpur University Logo.

Nagpur University Logo.
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NAGPUR: Nagpur University men’s and women’s teams won the West Zone Inter-University Badminton tournament at Gwalior on Wednesday.

According to the reports, both the Men’s and the Women’s team stormed into the semi-finals which paved way for their qualification for the forthcoming All India Inter-University meet. The top four teams of the West Zone qualify for the all India tournament.

The team performers were Gaurav Rege, Manan Goenka, Kunal Dasarwar and Akash Joshi for the men’s while, Vaishnavi Bhale, Bhakti Dahasahasra and Khushboo Patel for women’s team.

Hislop College retain Inter-College Badminton title In Nagpur – Maharashtra

Hislop College

Hislop College came from behind and gave a brilliant fightback to Dr Ambedkar College, to win the title 3-1 in the Inter-College Badminton tournament for the third year in succession at the Nagpur University’s Subhedar Hall here on Sunday September 27th 2015.

Hislop College lost the first singles, however did not give up hope and fought back to register a win against the Ambedkar College.

Yash Khandelwal of Hisplo College lost to Akash Joshi 15-21, 21-17, 15-21 in a three game affair. However in the second singles, Gaurav Rege won against the left-hander Kushal Raut 21-13, 21-12 to avenge Yash Khandelwal’s defeat. In the doubles, Gaurav Rege and Pratik Bode pair from Hislop College won against the  Akash and Kushal pair 21-9, 21-11 to take a 2-1 lead in favour of Hislop College.

Finally, It was Pratik of Hislop College who ended the issue for Hislop with a straight-game victory over Surendra Tole 21-3, 21-10 in the third singles.

In the semifinals encounter, Hislop won against Ramdeobaba College of Engineering 3-0, while Ambedkar College won against the Ambedkar Management Studies College 3-2.