Anirban, Mousumi emerge best
Anirban Nandy and Mousumi Pal won the men's and women's titles, respectively, in the West Bengal Table Tennis Association-organised championship at SAI on Thursday.
Anirban beat Prithviraj Bose 11-6, 5-11, 14-12, 11-7, 11-7 while Mousumi edged past Pallabi Kundu 11-8, 9-11, 7-11, 11-6, 11-6, 6-11, 11-6.
OTHER RESULTS (All finals)
Boys ' Nursery: Suvankar Goswami bt Pradip Saha 11-7, 11-4; Cadet: Sandipan Dey bt Swatata Pal 11-5, 11-3, 11-5; Sub-jr: Sourav Pal bt Srijit Chandra 11-9, 7-11, 11-4, 11-6, 11-8; Junior: Souvik Kar bt Saugata Sarkar 11-7, 4-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-7.
GIRLS ' Nursery: Sutirtha Mukherjee bt Madhuparna Ghosh 11-8, 11-8; Cadet: Somali Sarkar bt Camelia Sil 3-11, 11-5, 11-7, 8-11, 11-9; Sub-jr: Debjani Pal Chowdhury bt Camelia Sil 11-9, 10-12, 11-9, 11-8, 6-11, 11-5; Junior: Arjana Ghosh bt Tulika Roy 10-12, 11-8, 11-7, 11-7, 14-12.
East Bengal rode a 113 from Amitava Chakraborty to reach 330 for nine against Kalighat on the opening day of the CAB Senior Division League Championship play-off semi-final at the Eden on Thursday.
Sourashish Lahiri contributed 52 and Laxmi Ratan Shukla chipped in with 42.
BRIEF SCORES: East Bengal 330/9 (Amitava Chakraborty 113, Sourashish Lahiri 52, Laxmi Ratan Shukla 42, Prinan Dutta 40; Sanjib Sanyal 4/67) vs Kalighat.
Loreto House beat Ballygunge Shiksha Sadan 36-13 in junior section of the inter-school basketball meet on Thursday, while Loreto Bowbazar beat Loreto Sealdah 20-16.
Other results: Mini (quarter finals) ' Loreto House bt Birla High 16-2; Loreto House A bt Loreto House C 28-10; La Martiniere A bt Loreto House C 18-0; Rainbow bt Loreto Dharamtala 17-16.
FCI were held 2-2 by Khalsa Blues in first division group A action of the BHA league on Thursday. Amardeep Singh and Jarnail Singh scored for Khalsa Blues while Jardin Surin struck a brace for FCI.
TODAY IN SPORT
BASKETBALL: Inter-school meet at Loreto House.
CRICKET: CAB league, semis at Eden from 10 am.
HOCKEY: BHA league, first division group A: ERSA vs BSF North Bengal (Bagan); CPT vs Police AC (EB); CCFC vs Sporting Union (CCFC). Matches from 3.30 pm.