B D Narayankar
PUNE: PDMBA thrashed JBC Junior 3-0 after Manas Mokashi, Pranav Bapat and Janak Wakankar pulled off victories against their respective opponents without any contest in U-16 Team Events of Inter-Club League Badminton Tournament on Monday.
While Manas thumped Aditya Disa 21-7, 21-10, Pranav beat Akshay Madkare 21-12, 21-6. Janak defeated Shantanu Ekbote 21-8, 21-4.
In yet another team event, Pranav Group beat Yashashri 2-1 after Pranav Shahigram, Adwait Madulkar prevailing upon Gaurav Joshi 21-2, 21-3 and Prem Joshi 21-13, 21-6 respectively.
However, the team had to face defeat at the hands of Yashashri’s Rugved Joshi who trounced Chinmay Naval 21-18 and 21-18 in an exhilarating game.
RESULTS: PDMBA bt JBC Junior 3-0: Manas Mokashi bt Aditya Disa 21-7, 21-10; Pranav Bapat beat Akshay Madkare 21-12, 21-6; Janak Wakankar bt Shantanu Ekbote 21-8, 21-4; Pranav Group bt Yashashri 2-1: Pranav Shahigram bt Gaurav Joshi 21-2, 21-3; Adwait Madulkar bt Prem Joshi 21-13, 21-6; Chinmay Naval lt Rugved Joshi 18-21, 18-21