Gurbani qualifies for main draw
By Lokmat English Desk | Published: September 8, 2021 08:30 PM2021-09-08T20:30:01+5:302021-09-08T20:30:01+5:30
Talented city shutter Rohan Gurbani qualified for the main draw at the Victor Ukraine International Series Badminton tournament in ...
Talented city shutter Rohan Gurbani qualified for the main draw at the Victor Ukraine International Series Badminton tournament in Kharkiv on Tuesday.
The four-day tournament is being organised by the Badminton Federation of Ukraine under the auspices of Badminton World Federation.
According to the reports reaching here Gurbani recorded three victories in a day to make the cut for the 32-player men’s singles main draw.Birthday boy Rohan Gurbani ousted Ukraine’s Valeriy Atrashchenkov 21-18, 21-19 in the third and final qualifying round to seal his berth in the main draw.
Rohan, who turned 19 on Tuesday, defeated Andrei Don 21-12, 21-16 and Vladyslav Volnyanskiy 21-12, 21-11 in the earlier rounds.
Rohan, defeated all three Ukrainian opponents in the qualifying rounds. It was Rohan's first international overseas tournament in the senior section. Former sub-junior national champion Rohan will lock horns with his Indian counterpart Anirudh Janardhanan in the first round.Open in app