Hiranandani Foundation Powai’s Shaurya Vig scored twice in his team’s 3-0 win to upset Don Bosco Matunga in their under-14 second division match of the MSSA Inter School Football Tournament,at the Azad Maidan. Pratul Mann scored the third in the rout. In other second division under-14 games,St Mary’s SSC and Army Public School beat Holy Name and St. Xavier’s Bhandup resptively through 1-0 wins,and Colaba Municipal outplayed Bombay Internationl 2-0. In the girl under-16 league,Dhirubhai Ambani International thumped Hiranandani Foundation 5-0 through braces from Saachi Munot and Manushi Asher,and a single goal from Satvi Kumar. J.B Petit and Jamnabai Narsee School played out a 1-1 draw and St. Lawrence from Borivali outclassed St. Thomas from Goregaon 4-0.
Results: Division 2 – Boys under-14: Hiranandani Foundation (Powia) 3 (Shaurya Vig 2,Partul Mann 1) bt Don Bosco High School (Matunga) 0; St. Marys SSC (Mazgaon) 1 (Mufaddal Merchant 1) bt Holy Name (Colaba) 0; Army Public School (Colaba) 1 (Amrudin Singh 1) bt St. Xaviers (Bhandup) 0; Colaba Municipal (Colaba) 2 (Kumar M. Rathod 1,Abhishek S. Sakpal 1) bt Bombay International 0; Girls under-16: Dhirubhai Ambani Int.(BKC) 5 (Saachi Munot 2,Satvi Kumar 1,Manushi Asher 2) bt Hiranandani Foundation (Powai) 0; The J.B. Petit (Fort) (Alaia Singh 1) drew Jamnabai Narsee 1 (Riyal Behl 1); St. Lawrence (Borivali) 4 (Swamini Shelar 1,Shivanj Sharma 1,Mansi Gupta 1,Tanvi R. Aorane 1) bt St. Thomas (Goregaon) 0; Division 4 Boys under 16: Our Lady of Salvation (Dadar) 2 (Siddesh Pawar 1,Aji Naik 1) bt IES VN Sule Guruji (Dadar) 0; Hume High School 0 drew St. Marys (Kalina) 0; IES Manik A (Bandra) failed to turn up against St. Teresas (Girgaon); St. Joseph (Juhu) 1 (Kharvi Vinay 1) bt St. Xaviers (Andheri) 0; St. Joseph (Colaba) 2 (Aniket Panchal 1,Sam Reshon 1) bt Campion School (Cooperage) 1 (Rahil Verma 1).
Sahasrabudhe upsets Parte
Fourth seeded Pooja Sahasrabudhe upset third seed Shweta Parte in the women singles final of the 4th State Ranking Table Tennis Tournament,at the Dombivili Gymkhana. Sahasrabudhe’s 3-4 in the final came after upsetting the first seed Madhurika Patkar in the semifinals. In the men’s singles finals,third seed Noel Pinto brushed past ninth seed Omkar Torgalkar in straight sets. In the youth boys and girls (under 21) category,Nishaad Shah beat Siddhesh Pande and Shweta Parte beat Mallika Bhandarkar respectively. In the junior boys and girls singles (under 18),Sanish Ambekar beat Ravindra Kotiyan in the boys category while seventh seed Shruti Amrute upset top seed Manasi Chajed.
Results: Junior boys singles (under-18): Semifinals: Ravindra Kotiyan bt Siddhesh Pande 12/10,13/11,6/11,4/11,11/8,11/4; Sanish Ambekar bt Nishaad Shah 7/11,7/11,11/8,11/7,11/6,13/11; Final: Sanish Ambekar bt Ravindra Kotiyan 12/10,11/5,11/5,20/18; Junior girls singles (under-18): Semifinals: Manasi Chajed bt Sanika Divekar 4/11,11/8,11/7,11/5,11/4; Shruti Amrute bt Shirin Inamdar 7/11,11/8,8/11,11/7,5/11,11/8,11/9; Final: Shruti Amrute bt Manasi Chajed 11/8,9/11,12/10,11/9,11/7; Youth boys singles (under-21): Semifinals: Nishaad Shah bt Ravindra Kotiyan 11/5,11/7,11/6,9/11,11/9; Siddhesh Pande bt Parth Phansekar 9/11,9/11,11/6,11/8,7/11,11/9,11/4; Nishaad Shah bt Siddhesh Pande 11/6,11/6,11/4,11/13,11/7; Youth girls singles (under-21): Semifinals: Shweta Parte bt Vedika Garg 11/6,13/11,8/11,11/6,11/4; Mallika Bandarkar bt Senhora D’Souza 9/11,12/14,11/8,15/17,11/6,13/11,11/4; Final: Shweta Parte bt Mallika Bhandarkar 11/8,11/8,2/11,11/4,11/3.