Sramana, Madhurima in final
Sramana Dutta and Madhurima Das moved into the cadet girls’ final of the Shila Debi memorial table tennis meet on Thursday. Sramana beat Krittika Sinha Roy 11-2, 9-11, 11-7, 13-11, 12-10, Madhurima beat Shilpa Basak 18-16, 11-6, 11-9.
OTHER RESULTS (SEMI-FINALS): Nursery Girls: Krittika Sinha Roy bt Camelia Sil 11-5, 11-2; Srijita Mukherjee bt Anusree Hazra 3-11, 11-9, 11-7.
A 15-member mountaineering team from the HowrahDistrict Mountaineers’ and Trekkers’ Association, led by Anal Das, leaves Sunday on an expedition to the 21,148 feet White Sail peak above the Bara Singhi glacier in Himachal Pradesh.
Paikpara Ramkrishna Mission beat Kidderpore Academy 3-0, while Narkeldanga HS defeated Taltala Adarsh Hindi HS 2-0 in pre-quarter finals of the inter-school meet organised by Calcutta Police at the Body Guard Lines.
More than 300 swimmers will take part in the state open aquatic championship, starting at Vidyasagar Swimming Coaching Centre on Friday. The Bengal team for the national championships will be selected after the two-day meet.
The 17th National Yogasana and the sixth state and North Calcutta district body building championships will take place at Rabindra Sadan on Sunday. The trials for the tournament will be held at Salt Lake Stadium on Saturday.
PriceWaterhouse Coopers beat Norinco in the second corporate indoor cricket meet at Space Circle. PriceWaterhouse notched up 77 after Norinco had made 74.
TODAY IN SPORT
Badminton: The Telegraph Merchants’ Cup final: Tisco vs Nicco at Saturday Club.
CRICKET: Indoor corporate meet at Space Circle from 4 pm.
SWIMMING: State Open at Vidyasagar CC from 1 pm.
SPORT ON SATURDAY
FOOTBALL: CFL Super Division: East Bengal vs Tollygunge (East Bengal). Matches from 3:15 pm.
RUGBY: Calcutta Cup final: Calcutta Police vs Future Hope (CC&FC, 4pm).
SWIMMING: State Open at Vidyasagar Coaching Centre.