The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Wednesday selected 17 players for the Badminton Asia youth under-19 championship, to be held at Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, from July 7 to 14. The players will participate in the boys’ and girls’ singles and doubles apart from the mixed doubles events.
The squad: Boys: Harsheel Dani, Aditya Joshi, Arun George, Arsalan Naqvi, Shyam Prasad, Shlok Ramchandran, Sanyam Shukla, Vinay Kumar Singh, K. Chaitanya Reddy and Santosh Ravuri. Girls: Ruthvika Shivani, Riya Mookerjee, Reshma Karthik, Shreyanshi Pardeshi, J. Meghana, Poorvisha S. Ram and Kuhoo Garg. Coaches: Hendra Mulyono and Anil Kumar.