Abhishek, Urwashi clinch titles

Sakal Times
Monday, 12 August 2019

Abhishek Pradhan and Urwashi Joshi of Maharashtra proved their worth as they took down Rahul Baitha and Aparajitha Balamurukan in straight games to clinch the Men’s and Women’s title at the Otters Club Open Squash Tournament 2019 played at the Otters Club Squash courts on Sunday.

MUMBAI: Abhishek Pradhan and Urwashi Joshi of Maharashtra proved their worth as they took down Rahul Baitha and Aparajitha Balamurukan in straight games to clinch the Men’s and Women’s title at the Otters Club Open Squash Tournament 2019 played at the Otters Club Squash courts on Sunday.

In the women’s finals, Aparajitha looked out of sorts in the first game where she managed to score only 1 point handing Urwashi a dominating 11-1 victory. Urwashi ran through Aparajitha 11-6 to take a 2 game lead. 

In the third game, Urwashi scored back to back points to secure an 11-8 victory and successfully complete her title defence with an 11-1, 11-6, 11-8 victory.

In the Men’s finals, Abhishek Pradhan managed to squash Rahul Baitha’s dream of winning the Men’s Championship. Abhishek scored 2 back to back points and took the first game 12-10. 

Later Abhishek took the second and third games 11-5, 11-6 to seal the Men’s Championship respectively.

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