Top seed ousted
Boys’ under-18 top seed Baibhav Das was ousted 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 1-5 (conceded) by Prem Singh in the Bumchums Calcutta Hardcourt Tennis Championships on Friday. Prem went on to beat sixth seed Nirmal Yadav 6-2, 6-1. Ayush Dharewa upset fifth seed Saurav Chowdhury 0-6, 6-1, 6-4. In girls’ under-10 semis, Shreya Das beat Ruhi Nahata and Mehak Sekhani ousted Priyam Periwal 7-1. Making girls’ under-18 semis were Arundhuti Basu and Raseena Chablani.
Krittwika Sinha Roy and Suparna Bhattacharya entered the sub-junior girls’ final of the JCB Excelsiors Club table tennis championships on Friday. Making the cadet girls’ final were Priyanka Saha and Rivika Biswas.
RESULTS: Sub-junior girls’ semis: Krittwika Sinha Roy bt Ria Dutta 11-6, 11-7, 9-11, 13-11. Cadet girls’ semis: Priyanka Saha bt Rivika Biswas 11-5, 11-1, 11-9; Ria Dutta bt Rupsa Banga 11-4, 11-6, 11-3.
Ares Travels beat Srei Infrastructure to enter the Gold Plate final of the Corporate Indoor Cricket meet. Ares Travels will face DPSC Ltd who defeated UBI in Thursday’s semi-final.
TODAY IN SPORT
TABLE TENNIS: Excelsiors meet, at YMCA College Branch from 10 am
TENNIS: Calcutta Hardcourt meet, at South Club from 1 pm.