M.R. Arjun bagged three singles titles in the Ernakulam district badminton championship at the Regional Sports Centre here on Wednesday. He won the men’s, under-19 and under-17 boys’ titles. Vidhu Nair won a double (under-19 and under-17 singles) in the girls’ section.
The results (finals):
Men’s singles: M.R. Arjun bt Aswin Paul 21-14, 21-16.
Boys: U-19 singles: M.R. Arjun bt Febin Dileep 11-11 retired; U-17 singles: M.R. Arjun bt Febin Dileep 21-14, 21-16.
U-15 singles: Evaan John Abraham bt Mohammed Safwan 19-21, 21-19, 21-16.
Doubles: Mohammed Faizan & Mohammed Safwan bt Rohith Jayakumar & Vishnu Sreekumar 21-14, 21-11.
U-13 singles: Manav Raj Sumith bt Jeen Joseph 19-21, 21-16, 21-18.
U-11 singles: Jerry M. John bt Ben Varghese 21-10, 21-17.
Doubles: Harry & Jerry M. John bt Ben Varghese & Dain Maxen 21-19, 21-10.
Girls: U-19 singles: Vidhu Nair bt P.S. Sinimol 21-17, 21-16.
U-17 singles: Vidhu Nair bt Reza Farhath 21-10, 11-5 retired.
U-15 singles: Sreya Bose bt Reza Farhath 21-17, 8-1 retired.
Doubles: Reza Farhath & Shreya Bose bt Devika Santhosh Kumar & Varna C. Murugan 21-5, 21-11.
U-13 singles: Sarah Alma Basil bt Anjali Pradip 21-18, 21-19.
U-11 singles: Diya Arun bt Riya H. Tharakan 21-9, 21-19. — Special Correspondent