Mukta downs Sana to enter semis

Mukta Dalvi dropped a game before she ousted Sana D’Souza 11-9, 8-11, 11-7, 11-3 to storm into cadet girls singles semifinals of the JVPGC-All-Mumbai 4-star ranking table tennis tournament, hosted by Juhu Vile Parle Gymkhana  here today. Others to join Mukta in last four were top-seeded Ananya Chande, who  beat Mrunal Kurade11-6, 11-9, 11-8; Hardee Patel, a 11-2,11-8, 11-8 winner over Shravani Loke and second seeded Pearl Amalsadwala, who defeated Keisha Jhavery 11-8, 15-13 11-5.

Top-seeded Mihika Rohira was in devastating form as she made short work of Nimisha Warang 11-3, 11-5, 11-8 to breeze into the sub-junior girls singles semifinals. Likewise Vidhi A. Shah, the second seed, scored a fine 11-8, 11-5, 11-8 win over Ananya Chande to join Mihika in the last four.

Results:  Sub-junior girls singles (Quarterfinals): (1)-Mihika Roihira bt Nimisha Warang  11-3, 11-5, 11-8; Vidhi A. Shah bt Ananya Chande 11-8, 11-5, 11-8;  Tia D’souza bt Sheefa Shaikh 11-5, 11-5, 11-4;  Sampada Bhiwandkar bt Riya Suryavanshi 8-11, 11-5,11-7,11-6.

Cadet girls singles (quarterfinals): (1)- Ananya Chande bt Mrunal Kurade 11-6, 11-9,11-8; Mukta Dalvi bt Sana D’Souza 11-9, 8-11,11-7, 11-3; Hardee Patel bt Shravani Loke 11-2,11-8,11-8; Pearl Amalsadwala bt Keisha Jhavery 11-8, 15-13, 11-5.

 

Divya, Eric top-seeded: Deshpande Mahajan, ranked among top 10 in the country and   Eric Fernandes, a former state champion have been top seeded in the women’s and men’s singles events.

The seedings are :

MEN’s SINGLES: 1.Eriuc Fernandes; 2.Nishant Kulkarni; 3. Bhavitvya Shgah 4. Tanmay Rane. YOUTH BOYS;  1.BhavitvyaShah;2.Reagan Albuerque; 3.Jignesh Rahatwal; 4. Hrishikesh Malhotra.

WOMEN’S SINGLES: 1. Divya Deshpande Mahajan; 2.Charvi Kawle; 3.Senhora D’Souza; 4.Ashlesha Trehan. YOUTH GIRLS: 1. Ashlesha Trehan; 2.Mansi Chiplunkar;3.Vidhi A.Shah; 4.Krisha Agarwa;l.

JR. BOYS: 1. Reagan Albuquerque; 2. Parthav Kelkar; 3.  Tanmay Rane;4. Dev Shroff.JR GIRLS:1.Mansi Chiplunkat; 2.Mihika Rohira; 3.Vidhi A. Shah; 4. Vidhi Doot.

SUB-JUNIOR BOYS: 1. Dev Shroff; 2. Hrishikesh Malhotra; 3.Maanav Shah; 4.Ritvik Nagle.  SUB-JR GIRLS: Mihika Rohira.2. Vidhi A Shah.

CADET BOYS: 1. Havish Asrani; 2. Krish Shetty;  3. Vivian Mohile; 4. Chaitanya Ahuja. CADET GIRLS: 1.Ananya Chande; 2. Pearl Amalsadwala.

MIDGET BOYS: 1.Dev Hingorany; 2. Yuvraj Yadav. MIDGET GIRLS: 1. Urvi Churi; 2. Anshita Tamhankar.

 

CLOCK FOR THURSDAY

TABLE TENNIS – 4 P.M. ONWARDS – JVPGC-All Mumbai 4-Star ranking tournament, Juhu Vile Parle Gymkhana.