SPORT

Angelo Purathur takes title

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, AUG. 21. Angelo Purathur of Thrissur won the sub-junior boys' singles title in the all-Kerala Open prize money table tennis tournament here on Saturday.

The results: Boys: Sub-juniors (finals): Angelo Purathur (Tsr) bt Naveen Kurien (Wyd) 11-6, 6-11, 8-11, 11-6, 11-9. Semifinal: Naveen Kurien bt M. Arjun (Wyd) 11-8, 11-5, 11-6; Angleo Purathur bt Anwin Jose (Wyd) 11-7, 11-7, 11-6.

Cadet (finals): S. Arjun (KNMTCC) bt Sarath V. Joy (Alp) 11-6, 11-7, 8-11, 11-7. Semifinals: S. Arjun bt Vishnu Narayanan 11-13, 11-9, 11-3, 11-9; Sarath V. Joy bt Sarath Raj (CPT) 12-10, 11-6, 15-13.

Mini cadet (finals): Unnikrishnan (Tvm) bt Akhilesh Viswanathan (RSC) 11-3, 11-5, 6-11, 10-12, 11-5. Semifinals: Unnikrishnan bt Govind (Tvm) 11-5, 11-6; Akhilesh Viswanathan (RSC) bt N. Sanjay Raj 11-1, 3-11, 12-10.

Girls: Sub-juniors (semifinal): Chris Winnie James (Idk) bt M.I. Sareena (Idk) 12-14, 11-7, 11-6, 11-8; Lakshmy Prabha (Kzde) bt Adeena K. Latheef (Idk) 11-8, 11-4, 11-2.

Cadet (finals): Ibtisam (Kzde) bt Ambily Sebastian (Wyd) 11-9, 11-6, 11-6. Semifinal: Ibtisam bt Anjali (NKMTT) 11-2, 11-8, 11-6; Ambily Sebastian (Wyd) bt Karthika Gopal (NKMTCC) 11-3, 11-8, 11-2.

Mini cadet (finals): Reshma Susan (RSC) bt Maria Rony (Alp) 11-5, 11-8, 11-9. Semifinal: Reshma Susan bt Zyna (NKMTTC) 11-3, 11-9, 11-7; Maria Rony bt G.Gayathri (RSC) 11-4, 11-7, 11-6.

Non-medallist (final): V.S. Sujith (CPT) bt Vysakh R. Menon (RSC) 6-11, 11-6, 11-9, 11-5. Semifinal: Vysakh R. Menon bt S. Sundar 11-6, 11-8; V.S. Sujith bt Parvathy Suresh (NKMTCC) 11-7, 11-9.