Shriyash Bhosale and Ankita Patwardhan reigned supreme in the cadet class,with both players winning their finals comfortably in the Mate Real District Ranking table tennis tournament.
Bhosale defeated Shounak Shinde 7-11,14-12,11-8,12-10,while Patwardhan demolished Shruti Gabhane 11-3,11-8,11-3.
In the Junior girl’s category,Manasi Chhajed comfortably beat Priyanka Tamhankar,while Aarohi Chhajed downed Saloni Shah. Ujwala Gaikwad prevailed over Eesha Joshi while Bhagyashree Shinde and Vedika Bhende played out a marathon match. Shinde finally edged the tie,recording a 11-7,5-11,6-11,11-8,5-11,11-7,11-8 victory.
In the Youth boy’s category,the quarterfinal line-up began with top-seed Chinmay Datar playing eighth seed Varun Shastry. Shastry belied his seeding to put up a tough fight as he regularly stretched Datar.
The match finally ended 11-5,5-11,10-12,11-6,11-5,11-4 in Datar’s favour. Anuj Bhave defeated Manthan Shah in the second quarter-final whole Adwait Brahme was pushed right to the brink by Dhruv Kaluskar,Brahme finally won 7-11,11-5,8-11,11-7,13-15,11-9,11-9. Rohan Kulkarni booked the final semi-final berth as he defeated Aniket Gulawani 5-11,7-11,11-6,20-18,11-7,11-9.