Saurabh Kapoor of Airports Authority of India stopped the run of un-seeded N.N. Vinayak in the BAI's inter-institution championships, prevailing over the LIC player in two tough games in the men's final at the Port indoor stadium here on Saturday.
In an absorbing final, top seed Saurabh beat Vinayak 21-13, 22-20. Later top-seeded Alwin Francis and Mayank Behl of FCI beat No. 2 seed Kishore Kumar and Vinayak of LIC 21-14, 21-17.
The secretary of the Visakhapatnam Port Trust, D. Naresh Kumar, who is also secretary of the Major Ports Sports Control Board, gave away the prizes.
Director of Airports Authority of India C. Pattabhi and secretary (tournaments) of Badminton Association of India K.Ch. Punnaiah Choudary were present.