Otters Squash: Tushar Shahani ousts second seed Ranjit Singh to enter final

first_imgOtters Squash: Tushar Shahani ousts second seed Ranjit Singh to enter finalTushar Shahani lost the under-19 semifinals but defeated Ranjit Singh in the Otters Club Vedanta Squash Open to climb to the final round.advertisement Next Press Trust of India MumbaiApril 13, 2019UPDATED: April 13, 2019 20:26 IST Tushar Shahani won 11-5, 7-11, 11-8, 11-8 against Ranjit Singh in the Otters Squash Open semi-final (Photo: facebook.com/tushar.shahani.5)HIGHLIGHTSTushar Shahani defeated Ranjit Singh to enter the men’s final of the Otters Squash OpenAishwarya Khubchandani was defeated by Sanya Vats in the women’s semi-finalsUrwashi Joshi reached the final with her victory over Radhika Rathore in the other semi finalJunior Tushar Shahani shocked second seeded Ranjit Singh in four games to enter the men’s final of the Otters Club Vedanta Squash Open here on Saturday.Shahani, who lost in the semi finals of the under-19 event held concurrently a few hours earlier, won 11-5, 7-11, 11-8, 11-8 in the semi-final contest.He will meet 3/4 seeded Abhishek Agarwal in the summit clash following the latter’s 11-8, 11-5, 11-6 verdict over Sandeep Jhangra, seeded in the 9/16 slot, in the other semi final tie.In the women’s semi-finals, Aishwarya Khubchandani’s dream run came to an end when 3/4 seed Sanya Vats overpowered her 11-7, 12-10, 11-7.Top seed Urwashi Joshi took her appointed place in the final as she breezed past 5/8 seed Radhika Rathore 11-8, 11-3, 11-6 in the other semi final.Results (all semi finals): Women: Urwashi Joshi [1] bt Radhika Rathore [5/8] 11-8, 11-3, 11-6; Sanya Vats [3/4] bt Aishwarya Khubchandani 11-7, 12-10, 11-7.Men: Abhishek Agarwal [3/4] bt Sandeep Jangra [9/16] 11-8, 11-5, 11-6; Tushar Shahani bt Ranjit Singh [2] 11-5, 7-11, 11-8, 11-8.Also Read | Singapore Open 2019: Nozomi Okuhara thrashes PV Sindhu in one-sided semi-finalAlso Read | Singapore Open: PV Sindhu seals semifinal spot; Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth knocked outAlso Watch | IPL 2019: Virat Kohli struggles to solve RCB’s loss puzzleFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byRoshni Tags :Follow SquashFollow Ranjit SinghFollow Squashlast_img

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