Mumbai's Mudit Dani wins coveted U-23 TT title in USA
Mumbai, Sep 20 (PTI) City-based table tennis player Mudit Dani won the Under-23 title in the prestigious 2017 Butterfly Badger Open in the United States.
Playing in a highly competitive field in the USD 16,000 prize money tournament, Mudit beat Polish-born Wojciech Wolski 9-11, 11-7, 8-11, 12-10, 11-7 in the final to clinch the title late on Sunday night.
Fifth seeded Mudit sailed through his group, winning all his three matches in style. He beat Zbigniew Jablonski, Varun Senthilkumar and Jerry Lu in straight games to make it to the knockout stage.
He overcame an early hiccup to beat Canada