Maisnam, Sathish storm into semis

Maisnam, Sathish storm into semis

Agency News

Chandigarh, Aug 17 : Top seed Maisnam Meiraba, second seed Sathish Kumar, seventh seed Sankar Muthusamy S and 15th seed Rohan Gurbani stormed into the boys under-19 semi-finals of the Yonex-Sunrise 28th Krishna Khaitan Memorial All-India Junior Badminton Tournament at the Tau Devi Lal Sports Complex in Panchkula on Saturday.

Maisnam Meiraba from Manipur ousted eighth seed Sarath D 22-20 16-21, 21-15 in the quarter-final encounter. Sathish Kumar K posted comparatively easy win against 12th seed Bidyasagar Salam 21-5 21-11, Top seed Unnati Bisht terminated the winning spree of Sneha Rajwar by 21-16 21-16 in an all-Uttrakhand singles quarter-final fixture.

Eighth seed Tasnim Mir upset third seed bt Mansi Singh 18-21 21-17 21-16 in another quarter-final outing. (UNI)