Mangalore defeated Bharathidasan 3-2 in the third round of the women’s section of the South Zone inter-university table tennis tournament at Kakinada on Sunday.
Kerala, Karnatak, Bangalore, Kuvempu, JNTU (Kakinada), Dr. NTRUHS, Mangalore, SRM entered the third round in the men’s segment.
The results: Men (second round): Kerala bt Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University 3-0, Karnatak bt Bharathidasan 3-1, Bangalore bt Mysore 3-2, Kuvempu bt Gulbarga 3-2, JNTU (Kakinada) bt Vignan 3-0, Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences bt JNTU Anantapur, 3-2, Mangalore bt Manonmanium Sundaranar 3-1, SRM bt Kannur 3-0.
Women: Third round: Mangalore bt Bharathidasan 3-2, Bangalore bt Kannur 3-0. Second round : Bangalore bt Madurai Kamaraj 3-2, Kuvempu bt Sri Venkateswara University 3-1, Manonmanium Sundaranar bt bt Krishna 3-0, JNTU (Kakinada) bt Acharya Nagarjuna 3-0.