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Sarah, Yadav score upset wins

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68   //    19 Dec 2017, 13:19 IST

Mumbai, Dec 19 (PTI) Maharashtra's Sarah Vethekar and Avinash Yadav scored upset wins over higher ranked Diksha Aurobindo and Navaneeth Prabhu, both of Tamil Nadu, respectively in the 74th CCI-Western India Open Squash Tournament here today.

Sarah, seeded 5/8, rallied to a hard-earned 3-11, 12-10, 12-10, 11-9 win over Diksha, seeded 3/4, to enter the girls under-15 semi-finals.

Yadav, also seeded 5/8, won a gripping contest when he stunned Prabhu, ranked 3/4, 8-11, 11-13, 13-11, 11-9, 11-9 in a well-contested match to advance to the boys under-17 semi-finals.

In women's quarter finals, Urwashi Joshi, Aparajita Balamurukan and Sachika Balvani scored straight-game victories while Amruta Swami got a walk-over.

Results (All Quarter finals):

Women: Urwashi Joshi bt Sanika Choudhari 11-4, 11-6, 11-4; Amruta Swami w/o Shaheen Madraswala; Aparajitha Balamurukan bt Riya Sisodia 11-3, 11-4, 11-4; Sachika Balvani bt Shailly Padiya 11-6, 11-3, 11-0.

Boys U-11: Ekambir Singh bt Kavya Anand 11-2, 11-4, 11-7; Siddharth Bhandari bt Vedant Chheda 11-7, 11-4, 11-8; Dev Sharma bt Anshuman Jaising 11-8, 11-8, 11-9; Aakash Kannan bt Priyaan Thakker 12-10, 11-8, 11-9.

Girls U-11: Diya Yadav bt Karina Phipps 11-3, 11-3, 11-3; Unnati Tripathi bt Ipsa Mishra 11-4, 11-5, 12-10; Jiya Chotrani bt Yashi Jain 11-3, 11-4, 11-7; Anahat Singh bt Akanksha Gupta 11-2, 11-7, 11-3.

Boys U-13: Yuvraj Wadhwani bt Vivaan Shah 11-7, 13-11, 11-6; Shaurya Bawa bt Sharan Punjabi 4-11, 11-8, 11-3, 11-1; Rutva Samant bt Aditya Chandani 11-2, 11-2, 11-5; Devay Mehta bt Ansh Tripathi 9-11, 6-11, 11-9, 11-6, 11-8.

Girls U-13: Aasya Patel bt Aleya Masand 11-4, 11-2, 11-3; Nayna Taneja bt Ananthi Vivek 11-5, 11-3, 11-2; Pooja Arthi R. bt Tiana Parasrampuria 11-6, 11-7, 11-7; Kaavya Bansal bt Advita Sharma 11-8, 10-12, 11-6, 13-11.

Boys U-15: Tanay Punjabi bt Arman Darukhanawalla 11-8, 9-11, 11-2, 11-6; Shreyas Mehta bt Paarth Ambani 11-3, 11-4, 11-6; Arnaav Sareen bt Mohit Bhatt 11-7, 11-9, 9-11, 11-7; Jay Vaknalli bt Aakash Gupta 11-9, 12-14, 11-7, 11-8.

Girls U-15: Aishwarya Khubchandani bt Anjali Semwal 11-1, 11-5, 11-6; Tanishka Jain bt Abhisheka Shannon 8-11, 11-2, 11-6, 11-6; Sarah Vethekar bt Diksha Aurobindo 3-11, 12-10, 12-10, 11-9; Yuvna Gupta bt Anushka Rawat 11-6, 11-5, 11-8.

Boys U-17: Prithvi Singh bt Deepak Mandal 11-7, 11-5, 9-11, 11-6; Suraj Chand bt Jairaj Singh 13-11, 11-4, 11-9; Avinash Yadav bt Navaneeth Prabhu S. 8-11, 11-13, 13-11, 11-9, 11-9; Advait Adik bt Vedant Ambani 11-4, 11-6, 11-5

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