Ajay is champion

BANGALORE: Ajay Patil emerged champion in the boys' under-16 singles event of the Bangalore City Institute State-ranking badminton championship here on Wednesday.

In the final, Ajay defeated K.R. Shankar 21-11, 21-13.

Other results (all finals): Boys: Under-10: Sudeep Suresh bt M. Manjunath 23-21, 21-11. Under-14: Saatwick bt Shivnayak 21-15, 21-12.