RICHA SAXENA of Bhopal won the table tennis tournament that concluded at LNCT here on Monday. In boys’ section, Sameer Prabhu stood first.
Playing against Khushboo of Ujjain, Richa faced some hiccups. She won the first set comfortably by 11-06 but lost her rhythm in the second (07-11). However, she came back strongly to win the final set by 11-09.
In boys’ section, Arpit Gupta of Bhopal lost in straight sets to Sameer Prabhu of Indore (12-11 and 11-08). Managing trustee Anupam Chouksey, Officer on Special Duty Ashok Rai, sports officer Pankaj Jain and others have congratulated the winners.
A State team was selected after the tournament. They will participate in the West Zone Table Tennis Tournament to be played in Kolhapur.