National Sports Commission Independence junior tournament underway
The NSC Independence Junior Tournament started Monday at the Queens College Badminton Courts and saw quite a number of entries from different schools and matches were played in the Under 11, 13, 17 & 19 Singles Events to date.
Junior Sports Woman of the Year, Pan Am Bronze Medalist 2010/2011 & Caribbean Under-11 & 13 Champion Priyanna Ramdhani won the Under-11 & 13 Events keeping up her fine run of form.
The Results of the matches played were:
Under-11 Boys Singles Finals: Meer Rahaman defeated Christopher Killkelly: 21-6, 21-12
Under-11 Girls Singles Semi Finals: Ria Persram defeated Kristen Alleyne: 21-10, 21-13
Under-11 Girls Singles Finals: Priyanna Ramdhani defeated Ria Persram: 21-2, 21-2
Under-13 Boys Singles Finals: Omari Joseph defeated Shane Shewjattan: 21-18, 19-21, 21-11
Under-13 Girls Singles Quarter Finals: Elmira Persaud defeated Cindy Sookwah: 21-10, 21-9, Kara Abrams defeated Tatiana Lee: 21-4, 21-3
Under-13 Girls Singles Semi-Finals: Priyanna Ramdhani defeated Elmira Persaud: 21-4, 21-7, Kara Abrams defeated Ria Persram: 21-5, 21-4
Under-13 Girls Singles Finals: Priyanna Ramdhani defeated Kara Abrams: 21-8, 21-8
Under-17 Boys Singles Quarter-Finals: Narayan Ramdhani defeated Omari Joseph: 21-9, 21-5, Cecil Abrams defeated Jonathan Persaud: 21-9, 21-13, Jonathan Mangra defeated Ashwyn John: 21-11, 21-11, Noel Shewjattan defeated Anthony Murray: 21-9, 21-6
Under-17 Boys Singles Semi-Finals: Narayan Ramdhani defeated Cecil Abrams: 21-9, 21-5, Noel Shewjattan defeated Jonathan Mangra: 21-18, 21-14
Under-17 Girls Singles Quarter-Finals: Greer Jackson defeated Ambika Ramraj: 21-13, 21-16, Varsha Boodram defeated Crystal Dey: 21-4, 21-6, Angelica Holder defeated Meshonn Persaud: 21-7, 21-1
The tournament continues today from 4:30PM.