Bahrain Open TT: Indian girls bag 4 medals

Bahrain Open TT: Indian girls bag 4 medals

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New Delhi, Feb 9 : Young Indian paddlers bagged four medals including a gold, two silver and a bronze in the Bahrain Junior and Cadet Open table tennis tournament in Manama.

Among three teams who participated in the cadet girls' team event managed to grab all three medals.

India A team took gold, while B and C settled for silver and bronze.

Yashaswini Ghorpade and Kavya Sree Baskar of India B beat Egypt in the first semi-final while India A edged India C in the other semi-final.

In the final, the India A team of Suhana Saini and Anargya Manjunath were too good for India B and won the yellow metal on Friday night.

In round robin format, among the junior girls' competition, the Indian team of Manushree Patil and Swastika Ghosh beat three teams before losing to eventual champions Russia.

The Indian team fetched seven points to earn silver.(UNI)