Rejin who obtained a bye within the first spherical, drubbed Antony Sanju Tom 11-0,11-0, 11-5 additionally of Thiruvananthapuram whereas Neeraja obtained a bye to enter the final 4. The boys’s quarterfinal match between former boys U-19 champions Pran Praveen and Dhananjay VP fizzled out and Pran who’s seeded No.2, posted 11-5,11-7, 11-6 win.
The opening day additionally witnessed a spate of walkovers and a few upsets notably in boys classes.
Sanju who can also be the second seed within the boys U1-9 class was proven the exit door within the first spherical itself by Siddhant Patil 1-11, 1-11, 3-11. In the perfect match of the day, hosts Abinjo J Williams who earlier obtained the higher of Vivek Bennet of Ernakulam 11-6, 6-11,11-8, 11-7, returned to court docket once more and went on to beat Athul AS 11-8, 11-4, 8-11, 11-6. Abinjo will meet Rejin for a spot within the ultimate to be performed on Wednesday.
In a ladies’s first spherical match, Subhadra K Sony scored a morale boosting win over reigning women under-15 champion Nikitha B 11-3, 8-11, 11-9, 9/11, 11-9 and entered the semifinals. Each the rivals will face once more within the women U-17 spherical robin match to determine the eventual champion.
Thiruvananthapuram’s Omkar Vinod, unseeded in boys-17, upended the hopes of his pro-coaching mate Siddharth A, a 3/4th seed, 11-5, 11-9, 11-7.
The state championship which can also be the season opener of the nationwide rating match of the Squash Rackets Federation of India can also be the primary state championship to be held in Kerala after the lockdown adopted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Different necessary outcomes:
WOMEN (quarterfinals): Subhadra Ok Sony (Tvm) bt Nikhitha B (Tvm) 11-3, 8-11, 11-9, 9/11, 11-9; G Reshma (Tvm) w/o Rojabhanu PJ (Tvm), Farhana Shajeer (Tvm) w/o Abhirami J (Tvm); BOYS U-19: 1-Alok S Biju bt Rashdan Meharuf 11-1, 11-6, 11-3, Siddhant (Tvm) bt 2-Sanju 11-1,11-1, 11-3; (3/4)-Athul bt Siddharth A ten-12, 11-3, 11-8, 11-4, Alfeen Nazreth (Tvm) bt (3/4) Aswin J Nair 11-,3, 11-3, 11-2; U-17: 1-Alfeen bt Goutham R Das 11-2, 11-3, 12-10; 2- Siddhant bt Amal Faizy Sr 11-1, 11-5, 11-5, Omkar Vinod bt 3/4-Siddharth 11-5, 11-9, 11-7; Rashdan bt ¾ Sanjay BS (Tvm) 11-6, 11-8,11-8; GIRLS U-17 (spherical robin): Nikitha bt Riya Mary Jose 11-2, 11-3, 11-1, Subhadra bt Aleena Nazreth 11-7, 11-2, 11-3; U-15 (spherical robin): Aleena bt Stuti Arya (Tvm) 11-3, 11-6, 9/11, 11-4; Riya bt Sreya BS (Tvm) 11-6, 9/11, 9/11, 11-2, 11-5; Sreya bt Abigail Ella Mathew 11-3, 11-2, 11-0, Aleena bt Riya 5-11, 11-6, 12-10, 9/11, 15-13.