Seven players took home double titles in the United India Insurance district-ranking badminton tournament at the Jenney’s Club courts here recently.
The results (finals): Boys: U-10: K.B. Vishal bt K.M. Nidhin 21-23, 21-16, 21-18. U-13: S. Koushik bt Ajay Abhishek 21-6, 21-6. U-15: Vijay Vardhan bt Vikash Prabhu 21-6, 21-17. U-17: P.T. Harshath bt P. Soundarajan 21-9, 21-3. U-19: Raj Vishnu bt B. Adithyan 28-26, 21-19.
Girls: U-10: V.D. Methini bt S. Cinita 21-11, 21-14. U-13: S. Samyuktha bt Anu Prabha 21-9, 21-16. U-15: M. Nivetha bt Rithika Prasad 21-14, 21-14. U-17: S. Anushwara bt K.A. Vikasini 21-14, 14-21, 23-21. U-19: Aditi Anand bt Arul Mozhi 21-16, 21-13.
Men: Surya Prakash bt Lokesh Vishwanathan 21-17, 21-18. 40-plus: Arul Kumar bt T. Sathish Maya 21-10, 21-12. 45-plus: C. Sarath Kumar bt P.R. Selvaraj 21-13, 21-10.
Women: Aditi Anand bt Anushwara 21-13, 21-12.
Doubles: Boys: U-10: R. Shrayas & K.B. Vishal bt R. Aneesh Raj & K.M. Nidhin 21-19, 19-21, 21-19. U-13: S. Koushik & Vikash Prabhu (LS) bt K.M. Tharun & H. Keshaw 21-17, 21-6. U-15: Akshay Bharatram & Vijay Vardhan bt Koushik & Vikash Prabhu 19-21, 21-10, 21-13. U-17: P.T. Harshath & B. Adithyan w/o P. Soundarajan & C.V. Thilak. U-19: Raj Vishnu & R. Yogesh w/o M. Hari Krishna & L.V. Thilak
Girls: U-10: S. Cinita & Sri Nidhi bt V.D. Methini & Sadvic 21-12, 21-8. U-13: S. Samyuktha & S. Uditha bt Lakshmi Malavika & Thaila 21-5, 21-6. U-15: Rithika Prasad & Dikshita bt Shunethra & Pooja 21-23, 21-13, 21-5. U-17: Madhumita & Arul Mozhi bt S. Anushwara & K.A. Vikasini 21-13. 19-21, 23-20.
Men: A.K. Sudharsan & S. Karthik (SBA) bt Surya Prakash & Lokesh Viswanathan 18-21, 21-8, 21-19. 40-plus: Manoj & Arul Kumar bt Shantharam & Nandakumar 21-13, 21-18. 45-plus: V. Balasubramaniam & Nallathambi bt T. Kumar & S. Kumar 12-21, 21-10, 21-18.
Mixed doubles: Arun Brun & R. Hamsica bt Saravana Kumar & Vidhya 21-9, 23-21.
NDCA selection trials
The Nilgiris District Cricket Association will hold selection trials for its under-19, under-25 and senior teams at the Breeks HADP Open Air Stadium in Udhagamandalam from June 21 to 23.
The under-19 trials will be held on June 21 at 9.30 a.m. followed by other two trials.
The Virudhunagar district under-15 chess championship for boys and girls will be organised by Kamarajar Children Educational Trust at Sattur on June 22.
Entries close on June 21 with S.R. Rajan (96779 56616).