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Chennai enter semifinals

Tiruchengode: Coimbatore and Chennai entered the semifinals in both the boys’ and girls’ sections in the State junior volleyball championship here on Saturday.

The results: Boys: Quarterfinals: Coimbatore bt Tiruchi 25-17, 25-12, 25-22; Chennai bt Erode 16-25, 25-17, 22-25, 25-21, 15-8; Salem bt Tirunelveli 25-10, 25-23, 23-25, 25-22; Kancheepuram bt Sivagangai 25-16, 25-12, 25-21. League: Group ‘A’: Coimbatore bt Tiruvallur 25-13, 25-14; Sivagangai bt Nilgiris 25-18, 25-12. Group ‘B’: Kancheepuram bt Kanyakumari 25-13, 25-13. Group ‘C’: Dindigul bt Tiruvarur 25-18, 25-18; Salem bt Erode 22-25, 25-18, 25-20; Erode bt Dindigul 25-1, 25-17; Salem bt Namakkal 25-23, 27-25.

Group ‘D’: Chennai bt Cuddalore 25-21, 25-17; Cuddalore bt Ramnad 25-13, 25-10; Chennai bt Nagapattinam 21-25, 25-18, 25-20.

Girls: Quarterfinals: Chennai bt Tuticorin 25-12, 25-12, 25-9; Salem bt Nagapattinam 25-22, 25-14, 24-26, 25-14; Kancheepuram bt Cuddalore 25-9, 25-8, 25-19, Coimbatore bt Erode 25-21, 25-19, 25-10.

League: Group ‘C’: Kancheepuram bt Tiruvallur 25-19, 25-16.

Group ‘D’: Madurai bt Karur 25-16, 25-18; Nagapattinam bt Cuddalore 25-19, 25-16. — Sports Reporter