Rahul and Meiraba Lifts Titles

June 28, 2017      News

Rahul Bharadwaj and Meiraba Luwang won the Boys Singles Under-19 and Under-17 Titles respectively in the recently concluded 16th Union Bank All India Junior Ranking Badminton Tournament. Rahul beat his Academy counterpart Aryamann Tandon in straight sets 21-12, 21-14 in the Finals to lift his 2nd consecutive Under-19 Boys Singles Title. Rahul had earlier won the Junior Ranking Badminton Tournament held at Trivandrum. In all Academy Semifinals Rahul upset by beating to seeded Lakshya Sen in straight sets 21-14, 21-13 while Arayamann got the better off Kiran George 21-14, 21-13.

In the under 17 Boys Singles, top seeded Meiraba Luwang also lifted his second title of the season by beating Iman Sonawal of Haryana in straight sets 21-17, 21-12 in the finals.