On Wednesday, Gautham S Nair won a fine double in the boys U-11 category at the Yonex Sunrise state ranking badminton tournament in Bengaluru. Gautham of RSBA defeated his twin brother Siddharth S Nair in the singles final 21-12, 21-12 before teaming up with Siddharth to defeat Vishan D Anand and B Vishal Uthappa 21-17, 21-8 in the doubles final.
The boys U-13 title was won by top seed Sai Pushkar of Selenite, who defeated Dylan P Thokchom 21-9, 21-9. Pushkar’s bid for a double was thwarted when he and his partner C Vihaan lost 21-15, 14-21, 17-21 to Karansh Naidu and Dylan.
Boys: U-13: Final: Sai Pushkar vs. Dylan P Thokchom 21-9, 21-9. Pushkar vs. Karansh Naidu Semis Dylan defeated Adrien Edward 21-10, 21-10. 21-8, 21-15. Karansh Naidu and Dylan defeat Pushkar and C Vihaan in the doubles final. 15-21, 21-14, 21-17. Gautham S Nair defeated Siddharth S Nair in the U-11 final, 21-12, 21-12. Gautham vs. Heshaan Harish in the semi-finals Siddharth defeated Devinchandra GC 21-10, 21-9. 21-13, 21-8. Gautham/Siddharth defeated Vishal D Anand/B Vishal Uthappa in the doubles final. 21-17, 21-8.