Guru, Arundhati enter semis in Badminton tourney

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Bangalore, Oct 5 (UNI) Fifth seed Aditya R Prakash of hosts Karnataka, Sixth seed Surabh Verma of Madhya Pradesh, Seventh Seed Tarun Kona of Andhra Pradesh and eighth seed Sai Praneeth of Andhra Pradesh were shown doors, though top seed Guru Sai Dutt of Andhra Pradesh stormed into the semi-finals in Under-19 Boys category of the sixth All India Junior Ranking Badminton Tournament here today.

Second Seed Arun Nandaluri of Air India, third seed Abhimanyu Singh of Madhya Pradesh and Fourth Seed Oscar Bansal of Chandigarh also entered the last four stage, winning their respective matches in the U-19 category.

In Girls section, top seed Arundhati Pantawane of Maharashtra, Second seed Ruth Misha of Karnataka entered the semis winning their respective matches.

Results: U-19 Singles (All Quarterfinals) Boy's: S1 R M V Gurusai Dutt (AP) bt S6 Saurabh Verma (MP) 21-9, 21-15; S4 Oscar Bansal (Chd) bt S7 P Tarun Kona (AP) 21-15,21-18; S3 Abhimanyu Singh (MP) bt S5 R Aditya Prakash (Kar) 17-21,21-13,23-21; S2 Arun Nandaluri(AI) bt S8 Sai Praneeth (AP) 23-21,21-12,21-15.

Girls: S1 Arundhati Pantawane (Mah) bt Ankita Ashok (Kar) 21-10, 21-10; N Sikky Reddy (AP) bt Mudra Dahinje (Mah) 19-21,21-9,21-13; Ashwini Ponnappa(Kar) bt G M Nischitha (Kar) 21-17,21-6; S2 V Ruth Misha (Kar) bt Kadambari Chheda (Mah) 21-15,21-18.

U-16 Boys: S1 B Sai Praneeth (AP) bt Bhaskar Chakraborty (Dli) 21-11, 21-9; S4 Anurag Thakkar (MP) bt S Sunjith (Ker) 21-9,21-9; S3 H S Prannoy (Ker) bt Sarang Lakhani (Mah) 21-10,27-25; S7 Sameer Verma (MP) bt Hirak Jyoti Neog (Asm) 21-18,30-29; Girls: S1 N Sikky Reddy (AP) bt Sanyogita Ghorpade (Mah)21-14,21-13 Saee Purandare (Mah) bt S4 Jacqueline Rose Kunnath (Kar) 21-18, 12-21, 21-15; Shesahdri Sanyal(WB) bt Vijeta Bhargav(MP) 21-17,21-14 S2 Prajakta Sawant (Mah) bt P V Sindhu (AP) 22-20,15-21,21-7.

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