Badminton Veteran's selection meet begins

JAMMU: To select the state veteran team for the 43rd Indian Masters Veteran National Championship to be held at Goa from January 28 to February three, the J&K Badminton Association (JKBA) today started trials cum competition at Indoor Complex, MA Stadium, here.

The competition is being held for men, women singles, doubles and mixed doubles events in the age groups of 34 plus, 40 plus, 40 plus, 50 plus, 55 plus, 60 plus, 65 plus and 70 plus under the supervision of Satpal Sharma (SAI Coach) and Balbir Jamwal (general secretary JKBA).

Earlier, the competition declared open by senior vice president of the Association, Col. DV Sharma. Among others present were Anil Gurkha, Sanjeev Arora, Nazneen Chisti, Pawanjit Singh, Suresh Kumar, RK Sodi and PD Singh.

The Results:

Finals: 40 Plus Men Doubles: Vivek Mehta and S Saravanan bt Sanjay and M Mohd 21-17, 21-19. 35 Plus Men Doubles: Vipan Sharma an Sunit Sharma bt Yogesh and Anil 21-16, 21-19. Semifinals: Vipan and Sunit bt Rajinder Singh and Anil Sharma 21-14, 21-18; Yogesh and Anil Khajuria bt Anoop and Ankush 21-15, 21-12. 65 Plus Men Singles: Semifinals: Balbir Jamwal bt KDS Jamwal 21-14, 21-16; R K Sodi bt PD Singh 21-18, 21-13.

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