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South Asian Youth Table Tennis Championship

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South Asian Youth Table Tennis Championship

The South Asian Youth Table Tennis Championship commenced yesterday (26th May) successfully at Kandy Municipal Council, Sri Lanka. As it marked the second day of the tournament today (27th May), it will promise us a spectacular battle between these young players in the upcoming two days as well in the individual events. Athletes from India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Maldives, and Nepal participated in the team events yesterday and the finals of Under 15 Boys, Under 15 Girls and Under 19 Girls finals concluded today bringing much glory to India from their showcased dominance.

DAY 01 Results:

Under 19 Girls

  • India beat Pakistan 3 to 0
  • Sri Lanka beat Maldives 3 to 2
  • Nepal beat Maldives 3 to 2
  • India beat Bangladesh 3 to 0
  • Pakistan beat Bangladesh 3 to 2
  • Sri Lanka beat Nepal 3 to 0

Under 19 Boys

  • Bangladesh beat Pakistan 3 to 0
  • Nepal beat Maldives 3 to 0
  • Pakistan beat Maldives 3 to 2
  • Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh 3 to 2

Under 15 Girls

  • Sri Lanka beat Bangladesh 3 to 0
  • India beat Nepal 3 to 0
  • India beat Pakistan 3 to 0
  • Sri Lanka beat Maldives 3 to 0

Under 15 Boys

  • India beat Bangladesh 3 to 0
  • Sri Lanka beat Pakistan 3 to 2
  • India beat Nepal 3 to 0
  • Sri Lanka beat Maldives 3 to 0
  • Pakistan beat Maldives 3 to 0
  • Bangladesh beat Nepal 3 to 1

>>Sri Lanka set to host South Asian Youth Table Tennis Championship 2024

Day 02 Results (FINALS):

   U 15 Girls (FINAL) – India beat Sri Lanka 3 to 0
    1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Final
1 Yoshini Jayawardhane (SRI) 08 07 09      
D.Bhowmick (IND) 11 11 11      
 
2 Mithuli Sahanya (SRI) 09 09 04      
S.Das (IND) 11 11 11      
 
3 Samindi Weerasooriya (SRI) 03 08 7      
P. Kavya (IND) 11 11 11      

   U 15 Boys (FINAL) – India beat Sri Lanka 3 to 1
    1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Final
1 Naviru Nethsara (SRI) 04 05 05     0
S. Arya (IND) 11 11 11     3
 
2 Akain Bojith (SRI) 06 06 06     0
M.Soham (IND) 11 11 11     3
 
3 Agasthya Ananditha (SRI) 11 03 06 11 12 3
S.Rupam (IND) 07 11 11 09 10 2
 
4 Akain Bojith (SRI) 03 08 08     0
S. Arya (IND) 11 11 11     3

   U 19 Girls (FINAL) – India beat Sri Lanka 3 to 0
    1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Final
1 Bimandee Bandara(SRI) 06 10 08     0
T. Sanjay (IND) 11 12 11     3
 
2 Tamadi Kavindya (SRI) 11 03 07 11 00 2
S.Pritha (IND) 08 11 11 06 11 3
 
3 Divya Dharani (SRI) 08 07 07     0
M. Risha (IND) 11 11 11     3

>>The stage is set to host the South Asian Youth Table Tennis Championship 2024

Under 19 Boys team matches were conducted in league stage as India did not participate. Team Sri Lanka produced an amazing show of talent as they clinched the Only gold medal for Sri Lanka in the tournament at the end of two days. It was a remarkable milestone for Sri Lanka as they achieved this after 10 long years. Bangladesh and Pakistan won the silver and the bronze medals respectively in this category. So as a summary India is now leading the medal tally with 3 gold medals and Sri Lanka is at the second place with one gold medal. Also team Sri Lanka was able to secure silver medals in Under 15 boys, Under 15 girls and Under 19 girls categories. In the coming two days we will have the much awaited individual events of all 4 categories at Kandy Municipal Council. Be there to witness some actioned pack spin and smash!

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