Sanaya and Kenisha Win U-11 & 13 Dist Tt Championship | Kanpur News
Kanpur: Sanaya Bhatia and Kenisha Jaiswal emerged as champions of the women’s under-11 and under-13 event, respectively, in the district table tennis championship being played here at DPS Azad Nagar school on Thursday.
Sanaya in the final edged Anya Gupta in a tightly contested final by 11-3,10-12,8-11, 11-6,11-8. Earlier in the semi-finals, she defeated Preksha Tewari 11-4, 11-5, 10-12, 11-9 and Anya Gupta edged Tanya Saini 11-3, 11-6, 11-6.
Kenisha Jaiswal in the Under-13 group final beat Inika Sethi in straight sets 11-5, 11-6, 11-5. In the semi-finals Kenisha outscored Anshika Gupta 11-2, 11-5, 11-8 and Inika humiliated Kavi Shah 12-10, 11-8, 11-6.
Suvigya defeated Varunvi Mishra by 5-11, 15 -13, 11-7, 11-7, in the first semi-final of the under-15 age group and Abana Layal humiliated Amisha Gupta by 5-11, 7-11, 11 -9, 11-8, 11-9.
Earlier in the morning Sanjeev Pathak, Geeta Tandon Kapoor, both international TT players and host school principal, Puneeta Kapoor opened the tournament. Sanjay Tandon, Arun Dubey, Sunil singh, Sanjay Pal, Ravi Tandon, Suryansh Mishra and others were present on this occasion.