NSC Independence Junior Badminton tournament continues tomorrow
The NSC Independence Junior Badminton Tournament continued on Friday at the
Queens College Badminton Courts with the Under-17 & 19 Events.
Highlights of the day were the most improved player Jonathan Mangra defeating Noel Shewjattan in the Under-19 Quarter-Finals and Junior Sportswoman of the year 2011 Priyanna Ramdhani reaching the finals in the Under-17 event by defeating National Player Angelica Holder. The other Outstanding Player was National Player Greer Jackson who did not drop a set to win the Girls Under-17 Singles event and National Under-15 & 17 Champion & Caribbean Under-15 Champion Narayan Ramdhani who also did not drop a set throughout the tournament.
The Results of the Matches were:
Under-17 Boys Finals: Narayan Ramdhani defeated Noel Shewjattan: 21-12, 21-11
Under-17 Girls Singles Quarter-Finals: Priyanna Ramdhani defeated Nadine Jairam: 21-6, 21-8
Under-17 Girls Singles Semi-Finals: Greer Jackson defeated Varsha Boodram: 21-11, 21-10, Priyanna Ramdhani defeated Angelica Holder: 22-20, 21-9
Under-17 Girls Singles Finals: Greer Jackson defeated Priyanna Ramdhani: 21-15, 21-10
Under-19 Boys Singles Round One: Noel Shewjattan defeated Ketan Persaud: 21-4, 21-9, Christopher Persaud defeated Sanjave Singh: 21-16, 21-17, Cecil Abrams defeated Omari Joseph: 21-11, 21-15
Under-19 Boys Singles Quarter-Finals: Narayan Ramdhani defeated Ashwyn John: 21-5, 21-5, Jonathan Mangra defeated Noel Shewjattan: 21-14, 18-21, 15-21, Christopher Persaud defeated Cecil Abrams: 21-18, 21-14, Avinash Odit defeated Jonathan Persaud: 21-9, 21-3
Under-19 Boys Singles Semi-Finals: Narayan Ramdhani defeated Jonathan Mangra: 21-9, 21-10, Avinash Odit defeated Christopher Persaud: 21-9, 21-3.
The Tournament continues tomorrow with the Under-19 Finals between National Under-15 & 17
Champion and Caribbean Under-15 Champion Narayan Ramdhani against National Under-19 Player Avinash Odit. The presentation will also be done at the end of the finals to all the winners and runner-ups.