Sandipan to meet Baidya
Sandipan Banerjee upset top-seeded Sarbajit Bhowmick 15-2, 15-8 to move into the semi-finals of the Kohinoor Cup state ranking badminton meet on Friday. He will meet Arup Baidya in the semis.
OTHER RESULTS — SEMI-FINALS: Women’s Singles: Sampa Saha bt Soumi Dutta 11-6, 11-7; Junior Boys’ Singles: Koushik Paul bt Oihik Paul 15-3, 15-4; Sandipan Banerjee bt Subherthi Banerjee 15-6, 15-1; Junior girls’: Soumi Duta bt Saon Sanyal 11-1, 11-0; Dipika Halder bt Moharmala Mukherjee 11-5, 11-6; Sub-junior boys’: Sourav Chatterjee bt Diptiman Chowdhury 11-15, 15-7, 15-13; Suvarthi Banerjee bt Ashutosh Tiwary 4-15, 15-12, 15-13; Sub-junior girls’: Moharmala Mukherjee bt Khiranki Sengupta 11-9, 11-1, Dipika Halder bt Tamali Bagchi 11-4, 11-0; Mini boys’ singles: Sourav Chatterjee bt Somenath Singh 15-0, 15-1.
Kodalia Prasanna Banga HS and Bibekananda Palli Kishorbharati have reached the final of the Bankim Cup inter-school football tournament. In the semi-finals, Kodalia Prasanna Banga HS beat Shyamsundar Children’s HS 4-0. Bibekananda Palli Kishorbharati defeated Bainan Bamandas Institution 3-0.
Burdwan beat Jalpaiguri 3-1 in a group C match of the Konark Sheets state football league tie. Chandernagore defeated Purulia 4-0 in another match.
Gagan Verma of Delhi recorded the day’s best card with one-under par 71 in the RCGC Cup strokeplay meet. Girish Virk was behind with a par round.
The 25th all Bengal annual road race organised by the Belgharia Deshapriya Krira Sanstha on February 29. It will start from the Deshapriya Nagar Puja Prangan.