Aayush Shetty emerged because the under-19 boys’ singles champion on the Yonex-Dawn Union Financial institution of India All India Junior Rating badminton event in Bengaluru on Friday.
The six-day event was organized by Prakash Padukone Sports activities Administration on the Padukone Dravid Heart for Sports activities Excellence in Bengaluru.
On the eve of the sixth and last day, Darshan Pujari was in line to obtain the double crown. Nevertheless, Kishore Aayush Shetty from Karnataka spoiled Darshan’s get together with a superb efficiency.
Maharashtra’s Darshan needed to be content material with the Below-19 boys’ doubles title as he and Abhinav Thakur emerged as champions.
Aayush Shetty defeated fifth seed Darshan Pujari in straight video games
Darshan Pujari seemed essentially the most favourite to clinch the Below-19 boys’ singles crown after defeating Telangana’s high seed Pranav Rao Gandham within the quarterfinals on Thursday.
Nevertheless, tenth seed Aayush Shetty shocked Darshan Pujari 21-14, 21-16 in straight video games. Sixteen-year-old Ayush took solely 33 minutes to beat fifth seed Darshan.
Aayush, who defeated second seed Bharat Raghav within the semi-finals on Thursday, managed the sport from the start and didn’t permit his senior rival to make a comeback within the match.
Excellent efficiency of Darshan Pujari and Abhinav Thakur in duets
Third seeds Darshan Pujari and Abhinav Thakur defeated Nicholas Nathan Raj and Tushar Suveer 21-19, 18-21, 21-19 in a 50-minute Below-19 boys’ doubles match.
In the meantime, unseeded Vennala Okay and Sriyanshi Valishetty defeated high seeds Gyandha Karthikeyan and Sania Sikandar 12-21, 21-19, 21-14 within the Below-19 ladies’ doubles last.
The Below-19 combined doubles title was captured by Mayank Rana and Nardhana VR, who defeated Samarveer and Radhika Sharma 21-17, 21-10 in a one-sided last.
World No. 9 in males’s singles, Lakshya Sen was the chief visitor of Vent and distributed the prizes. BAI Joint Secretary Umar Rashid, former All England Open champion Prakash Padukone and different BAI officers had been additionally current on the event.
Below-19 Boys Singles
10-Ayush Shetty bt 5-Darshan Pujari 21-14, 21-16 (33 min)
Below-19 Boys Doubles
3-Darshan Pujari-Abhinav Thakur bt Nicholas Nathan Raj- Tushar Suveer 21-19, 18-21, 21-19 (50 min)
Below-19 Ladies Doubles
Vennala Okay – Sriyanshi Valishetty bt 1 – Gyandha Karthikeyan – Sania Sikandar 12-21, 21-19, 21-14 (42 min)
under-19 combined doubles
Mayank Rana-Nardhan VR bt Samarveer-Radhika Sharma 21-17, 21-10 (25 minutes).