Monday , August 21 2017
Home / Sports / JVPGC TT: Yash enters quarter-finals

JVPGC TT: Yash enters quarter-finals


Paddler Yash Modi
Paddler Yash Modi

Yash Modi, 13, made a winning debut in the junior boys singles as he ousted fancied Dhruv Das 3-2 to breeze into the junior boys singles quarter-finals in the JVPGC-All-Mumbai 4-star ranking table tennis tournament, hosted by Juhu Vile Parle Gymkhana recently.

Yash started with a bang and gave his rival no time to settle down to go one-up. But he erred in the second to let Dhruv fight back.

The fighter in Yash came to the fore in the third game as he hit hard on both flanks to lead 2-1.

The fourth game was saw both fighting tooth and nail before Das clinched it over extra points.

The decider, however, saw Yash keeping his nose ahead before he triumphed 11-3, 6-11, 11-5, 10-12, 11-9.

Trending Video

Watch video: Mithali Raj gifted a BMW car by businessman V. Chamundeswaranath


Download the new mid-day android app to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the go



About Evans John

Check Also

Antonio Conte salutes his Chelsea fighters after battling display

By: Reuters | Updated: August 21, 2017 11:38 am Antonio Conte as left saluting his …

Leave a Reply